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Health unit outreach team helps cut new HIV cases in half

Health unit outreach team helps cut new HIV cases in half
- New reported cases of HIV in the London-area have dropped by more than 50 per cent in two years, a report by the local public health authority says, ...

Contributions of traditional and HIV-related risk factors on non-AIDS-defining cancer, myocardial ...

Contributions of traditional and HIV-related risk factors on non-AIDS-defining cancer, myocardial ...
- Adults with HIV have an increased burden of non-AIDS-defining cancers, myocardial infarction, end-stage liver disease, and end-stage renal disease.

Social and network factors may explain higher HIV infection rates for black men who have sex with ...

Social and network factors may explain higher HIV infection rates for black men who have sex with ...
- Young black gay and bisexual men are more likely to be exposed to HIV than their white or Hispanic peers even though they have fewer sex partners ...

5 Ways To Flip The Script on HIV

5 Ways To Flip The Script on HIV
- According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's 2017 HIV Surveillance Report, African-Americans represent 41 percent of new HIV ...

Bono: western world turning its back on HIV fight

Bono: western world turning its back on HIV fight
- The world is at risk of losing the battle against HIV due to a backlash against aid triggered by a sense that western governments need to solve ...

Australia will never be HIV-free if access to prevention requires a medicare card

Australia will never be HIV-free if access to prevention requires a medicare card
- Australia aims to “virtually eliminate” HIV transmission by 2022, according to the health minister's new national HIV strategy. This ambitious goal has ...

New program making HIV testing more accessible

New program making HIV testing more accessible
- A Regina pharmacy is now offering point-of-care HIV testing to its patients in the hope of making the test more accessible and raising awareness of the ...

New HIV cases drop more than 50 per cent since 2016, health unit says

New HIV cases drop more than 50 per cent since 2016, health unit says
- New reported cases of HIV in the London-area have dropped by more than 50 per cent in two years, a new report by the regional public health ...