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It's time to make cervical cancer history

It's time to make cervical cancer history
- Women living with HIV are up to five times more likely to develop invasive cervical cancer than other women. In sub-Saharan Africa, cervical cancer is ...

Setting targets for HIV/AIDS—What lessons can be learned from other disease control programmes?

Setting targets for HIV/AIDS—What lessons can be learned from other disease control programmes?
- As future global targets for the control of HIV are considered [3], we aim in this article to ... South Africa is aiming to eliminate malaria before 2020 .

Clinical effect and cost-effectiveness of incorporation of point-of-care assays into early infant HIV ...

Clinical effect and cost-effectiveness of incorporation of point-of-care assays into early infant HIV ...
- New point-of-care (POC) assays for early infant HIV diagnosis are costlier than ..... HIV transmission from clinical trials and cohort studies in Africa.

Exploring cultural barriers to the transfer of HIV prevention knowledge from the older to the younger ...

Exploring cultural barriers to the transfer of HIV prevention knowledge from the older to the younger ...
HIV and AIDS risk behaviour remains a critical ... A study conducted in South Africa revealed that there is emerging evidence to ...

Collapse Of Health System Sends Venezuelans Fleeing To Brazil For Basic Meds

Collapse Of Health System Sends Venezuelans Fleeing To Brazil For Basic Meds
- Rates of malnutrition and HIV are rising; there are new outbreaks of ... People with HIV got anti-AIDS medications for free through the public health ...

12000 Chinese blood plasma treatments contaminated with HIV

12000 Chinese blood plasma treatments contaminated with HIV
- China is facing its latest medical scandal after a large batch of human blood plasma treatment was found to be contaminated with HIV. The batch of ...

HBV, HCV, and HIV Infection in People with New Diagnoses of Cancer

HBV, HCV, and HIV Infection in People with New Diagnoses of Cancer
- Hepatitis B virus (HBV), hepatitis C virus (HCV), and HIV can significantly affect the care of a person with newly diagnosed cancer, yet universal ...

Zim prophet Walter Magaya convicted for HIV and AIDS cure claim

Zim prophet Walter Magaya convicted for HIV and AIDS cure claim
- Zimbabwe has more than 1.4 million people living with HIV and Aids, and 1.2 million are on life-prolonging anti-retroviral drugs, the report said.