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HIV in the Philippines: why it must act fast to control growing epidemic, as advocacy groups lead ...

HIV in the Philippines: why it must act fast to control growing epidemic, as advocacy groups lead ...
- Decades after the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) was identified in the 1980s, the number of Aids-related deaths worldwide is the lowest it has ...

Lower age of consent for HIV testing linked to higher adolescent testing rates, study finds

Lower age of consent for HIV testing linked to higher adolescent testing rates, study finds
- Sub-Saharan African countries where adolescents 15 or younger could be tested for HIV without sign-off by parents or guardians show 11 percent ...

Reducing HIV risk in Black men who have sex with men and women

Reducing HIV risk in Black men who have sex with men and women
- The Bruthas Project tested a 4-session intervention involving #HIVtesting and counseling to reduce HIV risk among Black men who have sex with men ...

State Of Tennessee Awards Grant Funds To Cempa Community Care For HIV- And STI-Focused ...

State Of Tennessee Awards Grant Funds To Cempa Community Care For HIV- And STI-Focused ...
- "Cempa's Prevention and Outreach Department is dedicated to education, prevention and support services for those impacted by HIV, STIs and other ...

Lay provider HIV testing effective in reaching the vulnerable

Lay provider HIV testing effective in reaching the vulnerable
- Training lay people to conduct HIV testing can be an effective approach to reach high-risk populations and prevent the spread of the infection ...

#25 Of Our Amazing People Living with HIV: Joseph Interrante

#25 Of Our Amazing People Living with HIV: Joseph Interrante
- In 1988, he became a staff member at a clinic in Cleveland, Ohio. Then he moved to Nashville in 1994, where he's continued his HIV work ever since.

Transfusion-transmitted HIV Infection in India

Transfusion-transmitted HIV Infection in India
- May 2016, it was reported that a three and-a-half- year-old boy, who was being treated for burn injuries, acquired HIV infection from blood ...

Scientists achieve the first proof of concept for an HIV broadly-neutralising antibody vaccine in ...

Scientists achieve the first proof of concept for an HIV broadly-neutralising antibody vaccine in ...
- In a step forward in the search for an HIV vaccine, Professor Denis Burton and colleagues from the Scripps Institute in La Jolla, California have ...