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3008, 2018

Trailer for New Film “1985” Renders the AIDS Crisis in Black and White

Love and impending loss mark Yen Tan's period family drama. The last few years have seen a steady drip of affecting, emotionally complex films centering on the queer experience, among [...]

3008, 2018

War on HIV-Aids faltering, victory far from assured — experts warn

IDLO Regional Manager,Africa Enid Muthoni during the Role of National Human Rights Institutions and Parliamentarians in Realizing the Right to Health and ending AIDS Conference held at Safari Park in [...]

3008, 2018

Summer Camp for Kids Affected by HIV to Close After This Year

The reason is simple: Few children are born with the virus. The sun is setting on Camp Sunrise, the Ohio getaway for children affected by HIV/AIDS. As WYSO 91.3FM reports, this [...]

2908, 2018

A Personal Statement From A Person Living With HIV (PLHIV)

One of the challenges that NGOs, Civil Society Network are facing in tackling the HIV epidemic in our State as well as the whole country is STIGMA AND DISCRIMINATION. It [...]

2908, 2018

Smartphone App Can Help Improve Outcomes in Patients With HIV

A smartphone app designed for people living with HIV increases users' consistency in doctor visits and improves their health outcomes. HealthDay News -- A smartphone app designed for people living [...]

2908, 2018

Role of a clinical pharmacist as part of a multidisciplinary care team in the treatment of HCV in patients living with HIV/HCV coinfection

 Antonio Olea Jr,1 Janet Grochowski,1 Anne F Luetkemeyer,1 Valerie Robb,1 Parya Saberi2 1Division of HIV, Infectious Diseases and Global Medicine, Zuckerberg San Francisco General, San Francisco, CA, USA; 2Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University [...]

2908, 2018

PrEP for female sex workers: non-judgemental attitudes and community involvement are keys to success

Several studies presented at the 22nd International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2018) in Amsterdam last month detailed very different approaches to introducing pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) to female sex workers (FSWs) as part of combination HIV prevention. [...]

2808, 2018

Historically hidden first-known Vancouver AIDS memorial to receive dedication ceremony

Shrouded within historical secrecy due to discrimination and stigma, one of the first-known AIDS memorials has been located in Vancouver and will be honoured with an official dedication from the [...]

2808, 2018

Doctors’ Notes: Pregnancy planning for HIV-positive patients

When the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) was identified more than 30 years ago, few people could imagine that those living with the virus could conceive healthy children. But thanks to [...]

2808, 2018

New ‘treat all’ hepatitis C guidelines learn from the HIV experience

In their first treatment update since 2016, the World Health Organization (WHO) adopts a ‘treat all’ approach for hepatitis C, guided by the success of their HIV experience. Patients in [...]