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Meet Trump's New, Homophobic Public Health Quack

Meet Trump's New, Homophobic Public Health Quack
- From the early 1980s to the early 1990s, when the AIDS epidemic was claiming a staggering death toll, and no treatment for HIV existed, Redfield was a U.S. Army major and vaccine researcher at the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research in Maryland. During President Ronald Reagan's administration, ...

Syphilis cases on the rise among HIV-positive people in Calgary

Syphilis cases on the rise among HIV-positive people in Calgary
- Calgary doctors noticed a three-fold increase in syphilis among patients with HIV; Syphilis was more common among people with HIV not taking treatment; More than half of cases had no symptoms, highlighting the need for screening. Syphilis cases decreased in the 1990s but began to increase in ...

HIV treatment eligibility expansion and timely antiretroviral treatment initiation following enrollment ...

HIV treatment eligibility expansion and timely antiretroviral treatment initiation following enrollment ...
- We examined changes in timely ART initiation (within 6 months) at the original site of HIV care enrollment after ART eligibility expansions among 284,740 adult ART-naïve patients at 171 International Epidemiology Databases to Evaluate AIDS (IeDEA) network sites in 22 countries where national ...

Russell Tovey Strips To Raise Money For HIV Charity

Russell Tovey Strips To Raise Money For HIV Charity
- The British actor has led some fine pieces of stage, screen work and photoshoots — many of which have been LGBT+ focused. Christopher Garrington who creates paintings of emotive portraits painted actor Russell Tovey as a superhero at his East London loft. The painter's inspiration for the piece, ...

Tuberculosis rates falling across Europe – but drug resistance remains a threat

Tuberculosis rates falling across Europe – but drug resistance remains a threat
- TB remains the leading cause of death for people living with HIV, and the region has seen an 'unprecedented increase' in HIV prevalence in incident TB cases from 3% to 12% - higher than both the global average and trend. TB/HIV co-infection has increased from 13,000 to 34,000, representing a 260% ...

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