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308, 2018

Sask. housing for pregnant women with HIV, seniors, families, gets $6.7M funding boost

Funding will be distributed in communities such as Saskatoon, Battlefords, and Pinehouse Lake From left: Saskatoon Mayor Charlie Clark, legislative secretary to the Minister of Social Services and Moose Jaw [...]

308, 2018

AIDS 2018 told the story of a global health crisis

A community march in Amsterdam, where the 22nd International AIDS Conference was held. Photo by: Matthijs Immink / IAS AMSTERDAM — The fight to end HIV/AIDS was given a boost [...]

308, 2018

Intern Q&A: Why the Global HIV Response Must Emphasize Key Populations and Human Rights

 Brian Kanyemba recently completed a six-month internship with the USAID South Africa Health Office, which manages one of the largest President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) programs in the [...]

308, 2018

I’m just waiting for my last breath – HIV-positive woman talks of stigma, regrets

July 29 will always remain a date Sandy Brown* wishes would disappear from the calendar. Exactly eight years ago, she lost her babyfather to HIV/AIDS and stated that was the [...]

208, 2018

Where are the nurses in the HIV response?

  Since the beginning of the HIV epidemic, nurses have been at the forefront of the response to this once fatal infection. The nurse is involved at every stage of [...]

208, 2018

New film reveals experiences of LGBTQ young people in care

Experiences of lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and questioning (LGBTQ) young people coming out in the care system are revealed in a new film premiering this weekend. The six-minute animation promotes [...]

208, 2018

Fauci: HIV remission free of antiretroviral therapy is a feasible goal

NIAID Director will give special session lecture at AIDS 2018 Conference     IMAGE: THIS IS THE NIAID DIRECTOR ANTHONY S. FAUCI, M.D. view more  CREDIT: NIAID Long-lasting control of HIV infection without antiretroviral [...]

208, 2018

WOMAN TO WOMAN: I look forward to a HIV-free generation

   National Aids Control Council (NACC) Deputy Director, HIV Investments, Regina Ombam gestures during an interview at her office on July 27, 2018. PHOTO | FRANCIS NDERITU In Summary I strongly feel that [...]

108, 2018

HIV Criminalization Called Ineffective and Unjust

Expert consensus: laws put public more at risk AMSTERDAM – In a new consensus paper, worldwide scientists and physicians who treat HIV said here that laws on the books of [...]

108, 2018

Sex worker activist gets top award at AIDS conference

South African sex worker activist Dudu Dlamini was recognised by the International AIDS Society for her work in advancing gender justice and health. Amsterdam - South African sex worker activist [...]