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1903, 2019

The Latest News on Progress in HIV Prevention —​​​​​​​ and Where to Redouble Efforts

  Cross-posted from Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention   The Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention (DHAP) is pleased to present the HIV Prevention Progress Report [PDF, 34.7MB]. For the first [...]

1903, 2019

New HIV viral load testing technology on the cards

  Government will soon adopt new effective and efficient point-of-care HIV viral load testing machines that process results within an hour, it has been learnt. Previously, blood samples had to [...]

1903, 2019

LGBT+ health adviser urges Britain to make HIV-prevention drug free

LONDON, March 17 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Britain’s first national adviser for LGBT+ health has said the roll-out of a highly effective HIV prevention pill could save hundreds of thousands [...]

1903, 2019

What is the real link between bacterial vaginosis and HIV risk in women?

IMAGE: AIDS RESEARCH AND HUMAN RETROVIRUSES PRESENTS PAPERS, REVIEWS, AND CASE STUDIES DOCUMENTING THE LATEST DEVELOPMENTS AND RESEARCH ADVANCES IN THE MOLECULAR BIOLOGY OF HIV AND SIV AND INNOVATIVE APPROACHES TO... view more  [...]

1903, 2019

Preventing Non-AIDS-Related Comorbidities in Adults Aging With HIV

  To avoid sizeable proportions of non-AIDS-related comorbidities, the focus on maintaining HIV viral suppression after ART initiation must be balanced with screening for traditional risk factors. Interventions to reduce [...]

1803, 2019

Canada’s youth need inclusive sexual health curriculum

When the Ontario government announced it would be following through on plans to scrap the sexual education curriculum in Ontario — one that included topics such as cyberbullying, consent and [...]

1803, 2019

Once-a-Month HIV Treatment On Its Way to U.S.

ViiV Healthcare makes progress in developing a monthly injectable to treat HIV. GlaxoSmithKline's ViiV Healthcare has continued to lead the way when it comes to simplifying drug treatment regimens for [...]

1803, 2019

Rural cocktail of isolation and stigma can take heavy mental toll: advocate

Cameron Penny relays his experience of isolation and stigmatization to high school students as part of his advocacy. He also had a recent chance to meet with federal health minister [...]

1803, 2019

Project Inform, a Leader in HIV and Hep C Advocacy, Is Likely to Close

From left: Dana Van Gorder and David EvansCourtesy of Project Inform For over 30 years, the California-based group fought for treatments, research, education and quality health care. Project Inform has [...]

1503, 2019

Stop discriminating against people living with HIV/AIDS —NGOs

The Project Director, Hacey Health Initiative, Mr Isaiah Owolabi, has called on Nigerians to stop stigmatising people living with the Human Immuno-deficiency Virus. Owolabi made the call in Lagos last [...]