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2 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

How safe is the blood you are getting?

While millions of Ugandans have donated or received this blood, it is always tough for either a patient or their relatives to accept it from a stranger even after it has gone through thorough routine blood screening.


Related Topix: Health, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Hepatitis, Medicine

5 hrs ago |

'NACO-NRHM integration will increase HIV infections'

Number of HIV infections in India will increase if the National AIDS Control Organisation is closed and its activities merged with the National Rural Health Mission , activists and experts said Monday.


Related Topix: Health, India, World News

9 hrs ago | New Vision

Committee set up to clear HIV/AIDS messages

The Uganda AIDS Commission has established a committee that will scrutinize and clear all anti-HIV/AIDS campaign messages before they are disseminated to the public.


Related Topix: World News, Uganda, Africa, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

13 hrs ago | Advocate

Working Together to Achieve An AIDS-Free Generation

As we consider HIV in our country, we find ourselves at the confluence of revolutionary scientific discoveries.


Related Topix: Health, Gay/Lesbian, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

13 hrs ago | Medical News Today

Semi-soft vaginal drug-delivery suppository could limit spread of HIV, AIDS

A unique method for delivering compounds that could positively impact the global battle against HIV and AIDS may be possible, thanks to researchers in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences.


Related Topix: Health, Agriculture, Science, Human Sexuality, Sexually Transmitted Diseases

13 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

AIDS by the numbers

A Kenyan woman prepares ribbons ahead of World Aids Day at Beacon of Hope centre, a non-government organization formed to address women's problem of HIV/AIDS in Nairobi, November 25, 2004.


Related Topix: Health, Kenya, Africa, World News,

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Denton Record-Chronicle

Church won't be silent on HIV

A local church will make free HIV testing available during an afternoon program designed to boost understanding and awareness of the virus that can destroy a person's immune system, making them vulnerable to deadly infections.


Related Topix: Health, Denton County, TX, Student Society, Phi Beta Sigma, Fraternities, University of North Texas, Dallas, TX


Cipla Targets U.S. With Glaxo's Advair, Anti-AIDS Drugs

Cipla Ltd. shot to prominence a decade ago by selling AIDS drugs for $1 a day in Africa.


Related Topix: Health, Medicine, Asthma, Food and Drug Administration, Biotech, Gilead Sciences, Healthcare Industry, Pharmaceuticals, Mylan Laboratories, US News

LA porn industry may halt work after HIV scare

The Free Speech Coalition, a California-based group representing the adult film industry, has called for temporarily halting porn film production in Los Angeles after an actor was tested positive for HIV.


Related Topix: Health


Japan porn queens raise thousands of dollars from 'Boob Aid'

A group of Japanese porn actresses raised tens of thousands of dollars at the weekend by having their breasts squeezed by fans at a "Boob Aid" charity event for AIDS prevention.


Related Topix: Health

National Public Radio

A Trip With Her Folks Turned Barbara Bush Into A Global Activist

Barbara Bush helps a nun to fit on a hearing device during a 2012 event in Gulu, Uganda.


Related Topix: World News, Uganda, Africa, Travel, Africa, Nigeria Travel, South Africa Travel, Nigeria Travel, Africa, South Africa Travel, Africa, Mali Travel, Africa Travel, Mali Travel, Health

Nerve News

New delivery vehicle holds promise against AIDS

Scientists have developed a sensory tested drug delivery vehicle that can protect women against the spread of sexually transmitted infections during unprotected intercourse.


Related Topix: Health, Human Sexuality, Agriculture, Science

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Federal judge bans BioAnue from selling supplements to treat HIV and cancer etc.

Judge Marc T. Treadwell, of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Georgia has issued a permanent injunction against dietary supplement manufacturing company BioAnue Laboratories of Rochelle, GA and its owner/operators, Gloria and Kelly Raber, ordering them to stop illegally marketing its products as treatments for disease, and ... (more)


Related Topix: Rochelle, GA, Wilcox County, GA, Marketing, Food and Drug Administration

Seattle Gay News

NIH finds possible substitute for antiretrovirals

The technique, called 'passive immunotherapy,' may prove to be an effective substitute for the antiretroviral medications now used to control HIV, lead researcher Dr. Tae-Wook Chun said.


Related Topix: Health, Medicine, Infectious Diseases

Seattle Gay News

The woman who found the HIV virus: Nobel Prize Winner Dr. Francoise ...

Here in her capacity as global ambassador and President of the International AIDS Society , that question followed her once again on her first visit to Seattle, where she took center stage August 27 at a public forum hosted by Fred Hutchison Cancer Research Center.


Related Topix: us Travel, Travel

Seattle Gay News

13-year-old girl's science project IDs fungus threat to HIV patients

Elan Filler, the daughter of UCLA infectious disease specialist Dr. Scott Filler, was looking for a summer science project.


Related Topix: Health, Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Genetics

Fri Aug 29, 2014


dance for a cause

They were dancing with a purpose in Easthampton Friday night for a Latin Dance Bash at Eastworks on Pleasant Street.


Related Topix: Health, The Foundations, Oldies, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Springfield, MA


Community leadership should make HIV a priority

You've heard it. You've condemned it. You think it's anti-gay bigotry to say it.


Related Topix: Health, Gay/Lesbian, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Epidemic, Natural Disasters


Broadly Neutralizing Antibodies May Control HIV Without ARVs

New research has shown that broadly neutralizing antibodies can block HIV from entering into or replicating inside of CD4 cells in a laboratory setting.


Related Topix: Health, Infectious Diseases, Medicine

Medical Daily

LA Porn Star Suspected To Be HIV Positive, Adult Film Industry Shuts...

Los Angeles-based porn producers are exercising an industry-wide moratorium - a temporary prohibition of activity - after one star is suspected to be HIV-positive.


Related Topix: Health, Human Sexuality