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How more women politicians in Africa can make a real difference

How more women politicians in Africa can make a real difference
- How more women politicians in Africa can make a real difference .... these institutions to push for some important changes to the HIV and AIDS Act.

The World Health Organization Estimates That 5% Of...

The World Health Organization Estimates That 5% Of...
- World Health Organization estimates that 5% of all adults in sub-Saharan Africa are living with HIV/AIDS. A survey takes a random sample of 1600 ...

HIV Diagnostics Market Value Projected to Expand by 2018 to 2026

HIV Diagnostics Market Value Projected to Expand by 2018 to 2026
- The major regions of the global Market industry include North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and the Middle-East and Africa. HIV Diagnostics Market ...

Latest anti-retroviral drug regimens provide 'Lazarus Effect' for HIV patients

Latest anti-retroviral drug regimens provide 'Lazarus Effect' for HIV patients
- Treatment of the HIV/AIDS epidemic has seen remarkable advancements with the advent of the latest anti-retroviral drug therapy and powerful tools to ...

Mike Pence's incoming chief of staff regrets blaming the spread of HIV on 'homosexuals' repugnant ...

Mike Pence's incoming chief of staff regrets blaming the spread of HIV on 'homosexuals' repugnant ...
- Marc Short, Vice President Mike Pence's recently announced chief of staff, expressed regret after a decades-old college essay calling HIV/AIDS ...

How HIV positive mum had children without passing on the disease

How HIV positive mum had children without passing on the disease
- A UK woman has opened up about her fears of having children while living with HIV, and how she managed to keep the disease from passing to her ...

Mikhy Brochez ordered to remain in US jail pending federal indictment

Mikhy Brochez ordered to remain in US jail pending federal indictment
- Singapore has accused Brochez of leaking a database of 14,200 people who were infected with HIV. He worked as a lecturer before he was jailed for ...

Has America's Fight Against HIV Stalled?

Has America's Fight Against HIV Stalled?
After about five years of significant declines, the number of new HIV infections began to level off in 2013, at about 39,000 infections per year, the U.S. ...