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AIDSfree: Women with HIV 'can have a baby just like anyone else'

AIDSfree: Women with HIV 'can have a baby just like anyone else'
- Women with HIV 'can have a baby just like anyone else' ... third, fourth and in one case, their fifth baby after being diagnosed HIV positive'.

American Indians, Alaska Natives face barriers to HIV care

American Indians, Alaska Natives face barriers to HIV care
- American Indians and Alaska Natives in care for HIV achieve viral suppression at a rate similar to or higher than other racial or ethnic groups, though ...

Keeping Indonesian children HIV-free. Can we?

Keeping Indonesian children HIV-free. Can we?
- The number of HIV/AIDS cases in Indonesia continues to rise. Since the United Nations millennium development goals were launched in 2000, the ...

Okomfo Anokye blood does not contain HIV or syphilis

Okomfo Anokye blood does not contain HIV or syphilis
The Five-Member Independent Committee established by the Ministry of Health to investigate allegations of blood contamination from the Okomfo ...

Ghana urge to intensify efforts to achieve 90-90-90 HIV targets

Ghana urge to intensify efforts to achieve 90-90-90 HIV targets
- Ghana needs to increase action to enable her to meet the ambitious 90-90-90 HIV/AIDS target by 2020, Dr Naa Ashiley Vanderpuye, the Chief ...

The future of a partially effective HIV vaccine: assessing limitations at the population level

The future of a partially effective HIV vaccine: assessing limitations at the population level
- Mathematical models have unanimously predicted that a first-generation HIV vaccine would be useful and cost-effective to roll out ...

Temporary drug use site a priority until the appeals are finished

Temporary drug use site a priority until the appeals are finished
- The temporary site, run by the health unit and Regional HIV/AIDS Connection since February, has already paid dividends, advocates say. It has had ...

Human rights body chides hospital for denying service to HIV-positive person

Human rights body chides hospital for denying service to HIV-positive person
- The nation's human rights watchdog said a hospital's choice to deny a medical checkup to an HIV-positive person at its health screening center was ...