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New Orleans EMA 90-90-90 Targets (2015) PLHIV: 8,509

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91%

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New Orleans EMA HIV Care Continuum (2015) PLHIV: 8,509

87%

65%

60%

55%

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FTCI News

Shannon Southall remembers it was 10:30 on an April morning nearly 25 years ago when her life screeched off its path. It was 1992, and she was the first person her doctor had ever diagnosed with HIV. Southall, who was infected ...

December 18, 2016

A Aids ainda é uma das principais doenças do mundo por conta da grande infecção e pesquisas pela cura. Estima-se que, em 2014, cerca de 734 mil pessoas portavam o vírus do HIV, o que representa um crescimento de 11% entre 2005 ...

March 18, 2016 Curitiba

PARIS/GENEVA, 1 December 2014—On World AIDS Day 2014, mayors from around the world came together in Paris, France, to sign a declaration to end the AIDS epidemic in their cities. In signing the 2014 Paris Declaration, the mayors commit ...

December 1, 2014

“Kyiv welcomes the global initiative of Fast-Track Cities and we are ready to join the team of the selected cities to introduce innovations to end AIDS epidemics. Today this illness is not just a problem a certain country or a city. It is a threat and ...

Feb 23, 2016 Kiev

The AIDSImpact 2015 conference held in Amsterdam from 28 to 31 July has heard appeals for the better integration of behavioural and psychosocial scientific research in the AIDS response. Researchers from around the world presented ...

Dec 4, 2015 Amsterdam

The Andrews Labor Government will develop new guidelines to provide better and safer access to the latest prevention treatment to reduce rates of HIV. Launching World AIDS Day 2015 at the Doherty Institute today, Minister for Health ...

Dec 2, 2015 Melbourne

Burnet Institute Associate Professor Mark Stoové has welcomed the announcement that Melbourne is to become Australia’s first Fast-Track City, committed to reaching the Joint United Nations targets on reducing HIV and stigma and ...

Dec 2, 2015 Melbourne

Dr. Nicole Alexander-Scott, director of the Rhode Island Department of Health, alongside Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza and Governor Gina Raimondo signed the Paris Declaration in a State House ceremony Monday. In signing the declaration ...

Dec 1, 2015 Providence

This morning, on World AIDS Day, Mayor Muriel Bowser signed the HIV Fast-Track Cities Declaration, which outlines goals to end the world’s AIDS epidemic by 2030. Earlier this year, we received good news regarding the state of HIV in the ...

Dec 1, 2015 Washington, DC

Cary Kennedy, Deputy Mayor and Chief Financial Officer for the City and County of Denver, will join community members and local public health officials at 9 a.m. on August 15 in signing an agreement to end the HIV/AIDS epidemic during the ...

Dec 1, 2015 Denver

We received a call at the office from Dr. Benjamin Young MD, the senior vice president and chief medical officer of the International Association of Providers of AIDS Care (IAPAC), and he filled us in on something pretty outstanding. Denver is ...

Dec 1, 2015 Denver

The Mayor of Mumbai, Snehal Ambekar, has pledged her support to accelerating the response to HIV in her city over the next five years, by signing the Paris Declaration on Fast-Track Cities. She made the commitment during a global ...

Dec 1, 2015 Mumbai

Home to the third-largest number of people living with HIV in Asia and the Pacific, Indonesia is a country critical to ending the AIDS epidemic in the region and on this World AIDS Day we are at a defining moment. Only three decades since HIV ...

Dec 1, 2015 Jakarta

Victoria’s HIV community has welcomed the announcement that the Andrews Labor Government will develop new guidelines to provide better and safer access to Pre- exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) to prevent the spread of HIV. The new ...

Dec 1, 2015 Melbourne

The White House hosted a World AIDS Day observance on Tuesday, December 1, 2015, welcoming domestic and global leaders in the fight against HIV/AIDS. Gathered under the theme “The time to act is now,” various presenters ...

Nov 30, 2015 All USA (not MC)

Today, in conjunction with World AIDS Day, the White House Office of National AIDS Policy is releasing the Federal Action Plan for 2016-2020, which outlines specific Federal agency actions to implement the updated National HIV/AIDS Strategy ...

Nov 30, 2015 All USA (not MC)

Baltimore has joined an international group of cities working collectively to tackle the HIV/AIDS epidemic, health officials announced Tuesday. The effort, called the Fast-Track Cities Initiative, was launched in Paris in 2014 and ...

Nov 11, 2015 Baltimore

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser on Tuesday signed a United Nations sponsored pledge to speed up efforts to combat AIDS called the HIV Fast-Track Cities Declaration during a World AIDS Day ceremony in a reception room outside her office. The ...

Sep 16, 2015 Washington, DC

Today is World AIDS Day, a day to remember those who have lost their lives to HIV and AIDS, reflect on our progress and the challenges that remain, and unite in our commitment to an AIDS-free generation. The U.S. theme for World AIDS Day ...

Sep 16, 2015 All USA (not MC)

(WASHINGTON, DC) – On Tuesday, December 1, 2015 at 11 am, Mayor Muriel Bowser will sign the HIV Fast-Track Cities Declaration. The Declaration is based on the UNAIDS goals that will have the most profound impact on ending ...

Aug 14, 2015 Washington, DC

On World AIDS Day in 2014, mayors from around the world met in Paris to launch the Fast-Track Cities Initiative. By 2020, the cities that joined the initiative aim to ensure that 90% of people living with HIV know that they have the virus, are taking ..

Aug 14, 2015 All USA (not MC)

The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) announced ambitious new HIV treatment targets today that are aimed at building healthier communities and expanding opportunity for all HIV-positive Rhode Islanders to live long, full lives ...

July 30, 2015 Providence

ATLANTA – Mayor Kasim Reed today signed on to the Fast-Track Cities Paris Declaration to end the AIDS epidemic by 2030, and achieve the 90-90-90 HIV treatment targets by 2020. These targets will rapidly reduce new HIV ...

Dec 22, 2014 Atlanta

The Mayor of Santiago, Chile, and the Mayor-Elect of Buenos Aires, Argentina, have pledged to Fast-Track the AIDS response in their cities over the next five years. Carolina Tohá Morales of Santiago and Horacio Rodríguez Larreta of ...

Santiago

Accra, Ghana, 3 June ​– Hundreds of mayors and elected officials from around the world met in Accra to discuss how cities can lead the way to strengthen economic opportunities between Africa and the Diaspora. The three-day conference ...

The 19 mayors, including six from the Western hemisphere, signed on to the Paris Declaration – Fast-Track Cities Initiative: Ending the AIDS Epidemic Cities Achieving 90-90-90 targets by 2020. In signing the Paris Declaration, the mayors commit ...

Mayors and their representatives from around South Africa are demonstrating their commitment to accelerating the HIV and TB responses in their respective municipalities. “Half of the world's population will be living in cites by 2030. That ...

Mayors from major cities and urban areas in Côte d’Ivoire have come together to sign the Paris Declaration, pledging their support to accelerate the response to HIV over the next five years. Thirteen mayors from the Abidjan district ...

Abidjan

Fifteen Senegalese mayors have endorsed the Paris Declaration to end the AIDS epidemic in their cities. Since the majority of people living with HIV reside in urban areas, accelerating the AIDS response in cities could considerably contribute ...

Dakar

The City of Kigali (CoK) has recommitted to the fight against HIV/AIDS by signing of the Paris Declaration on ending the epidemic in cities and urban areas, a year after the global strategy was adopted. The signing took place at the Kigali ...

Kigali

In 2014 in Rwanda, more than 95% of pregnant women living with HIV had access to antiretroviral medicines to prevent the transmission of HIV from mother to child. As a result, the country had fewer than 500 new infections among children last ...

Kigali

Global HIV news


Janssen's Symtuza receives European approval to treat HIV-1 in adults & adolescents
pharmabiz.com
The approval by the European Commission demonstrates our efforts to treat HIV more simply, helping all those living with HIV to achieve an undetectable viral load while enjoying an improved quality of life,” said Lawrence M. Blatt, Ph.D., Global ...

Sep 28, 2017

The Andrews Labor Government has unveiled a bold new plan to develop a cure for HIV, backed by more than $1 million in new funding. Speaking today at the fifth annual Blood Borne Virus and Sexually Transmissible Infections Forum ...

June 28, 2017


Independent Online

New ARV drug breakthrough in fighting HIV
Independent Online
... HIV-positive patients in wealthy countries in Europe and the US and sold at unaffordable prices for middle- and low-income countries like South Africa. Last Friday, Motsoaledi announced at the UN General Assembly in New York that a breakthrough ...

Oct 02, 2017

ATLANTA, Today, AIDSVu released new interactive maps illustrating the impact of HIV across the United States, showing that two-thirds of all new HIV diagnoses in 2015 occurred in two-and-a-half percent of U.S. counties.

July 5, 2017


Simply Healthcare Plans Expands Reach of $0 Premium Medicare ...
Business Wire (press release)
Simply Healthcare Plans (Simply) is expanding its $0 premium Medicare Advantage plans with six plans in three additional counties – Hernando, Pa.

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Oct 03, 2017

“Nós queremos revitalizar a comunidade LGBT, especialmente a geração mais nova, e engajá-la na busca pela cura da infecção pelo HIV”, afirma Kevin Frost, presidente da amfAR, a Fundação para Pesquisa da Aids, em um ...

July 11, 2017


The Maravi Post

Promise to end AIDS by 2030: Are we on track? - The Maravi Post
The Maravi Post
(CNS): Governments of over 190 nations, including India, have promised to end AIDS by 2030 by adopting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

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Oct 07, 2017

กทม.รณรงค์รักอย่างปลอดภัยใส่ใจสุขภาพในวันวาเลนไทน์ เผยตัวเลขผู้ติดเชื้อเอชไอวีเฉลี่ยวันละ 5 คน ร้อยละ 70 มีเพศสัมพันธ์ไม่ใส่ถุงยางอนามัย แนวโน้มผู้ติดเชื้อรายใหม่เป็นเยาวชนอายุน้อยกว่า 25 ปี คาดปี 60 ในกรุงเทพฯ มีผู้ติดเชื้อ ...

February 15, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO — On online dating sites, Matthew Sachs identifies himself as a 5-foot-8, 130-pound grad student who likes hiking, performance art and community service. He says he’s interested in meeting a broad range of guys, from ...

January 26, 2016


How Psychiatrists Can Prevent HIV Transmission With Pre- and Post-Exposure Prophylaxis
Psychiatric Times
Strategies have been developed to prevent HIV transmission and to improve adherence to risk reduction and medical care. These include the National AIDS Strategy for the United States Updated to 2020, the 2015 Blueprint on Ending AIDS in New York State ...

Sep 25, 2017

It is welcome news that HIV diagnoses in England fell by 17% between 2014 and 2015 with a decline that was largely driven by a 32% drop in diagnoses among gay men attending five of London’s largest sexual health clinics. Delay in starting ...

July 7, 2017

Cary Kennedy, Deputy Mayor and Chief Financial Officer for the City and County of Denver, will join community members and local public health officials at 9 a.m. on August 15 in signing an agreement to end the HIV/AIDS epidemic during the opening ceremony of ...

August 14, 2015

The Phoenix City Council has joined cities around the world by adopting the Fast Track Cities action plan to work towards ending HIV/AIDS in our community by 2030. The plan commits the city to work collaboratively and inclusively to use resources and tools to ...

September 13, 2017


Sacramento Bee

California should bring its HIV law in line with science, and Gov. Brown can help
Sacramento Bee
Scott Wiener, D-San Francisco, and Assemblyman Todd Gloria, D-San Diego, is part of a national movement to reform outdated HIV criminal laws, and I urge Gov. Jerry Brown to sign it. Most of these laws were passed in the late 1980s when there were no ...

Sep 30, 2017

MIAMI — When Luigi Ferrer turned 18, he moved to Miami from his native Puerto Rico and fell in love with the city’s vibrant nightlight and welcoming atmosphere. “By age 21 I was infected with HIV,” he said matter of factly on Wednesday ...

December 1, 2016


NOS

Politie Amsterdam blijft erbij: aanrijding Stationsplein was ongeluk
NOS
De politie in Amsterdam blijft erbij dat de aanrijding op 10 juni voor Amsterdam Centraal een ongeluk was en geen terroristisch misdrijf, stelt de gemeente Amsterdam in een brief. Het onderzoek naar het incident is nu afgerond. De politie betreurt dat ...

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Oct 04, 2017

The Ministry of Health through the National AIDS and STI Control Program (NASCOP) has launched a campaign dubbed "Anza Sasa" to encourage all those who test HIV positive to get ARV treatment regardless of their ...

July 15, 2016


Los Angeles Times

Knowingly exposing others to HIV will no longer be a felony in California
Los Angeles Times
Modern medicine allows those with HIV to live longer lives and nearly eliminates the possibility of transmission, according to state Sen. Scott Wiener (D-San Francisco) and Assemblyman Todd Gloria (D-San Diego), authors of the bill. “Today California ...

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Oct 07, 2017

BANGKOK, June 14, 2017 – Reducing rising rates of HIV transmission among Asian gay men through the innovative use of digital communications is the focus of a special event which opened today in Bangkok.Connecting Asia is a three-day ...

June 14, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – API Wellness is pleased to announce the opening of a new health center location on Market Street that offers affordable, quality health care for the LGBTQ community. The health center, which will open ...

May 4, 2017


Morung Express

New 3-in-1 antibody protects monkeys from HIV-like virus
Morung Express
New York, September 22 (IANS) Researchers have developed a three-pronged antibody that has the potential to protect monkeys from infection of SHIV — a form of HIV in the primates, which may in the future pave the way for treatment of humans.
Three-in-one antibody protects monkeys from HIV-like virusScienceBlog.com (blog)
Antibody cocktail better in preventing HIV infection: studiesPhilippine Canadian Inquirer
New HIV antibody neutralises 99% of strains and prevents infection in monkeysInternational Business Times UK

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Sep 22, 2017

The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), part of the National Institutes of Health, today announced that three scientists have been selected to receive the 2017 Avant-Garde Award for HIV/AIDS Research. The winning proposals focus on a variety of novel ...

April 5, 2017


Post-Bulletin

'There's a lot of excitement about finding a cure'
Post-Bulletin
And almost 50 percent of people in San Francisco had cancer as their presenting problem. So as an oncologist, there was plenty for me to do, and then when the virus was discovered to be the same type of virus I'd worked with all the way through med ...

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Sep 27, 2017

December 1, 2016 – In recognition of World AIDS Day, the Health Department today announced the launch of “Stay Sure,” a new sexual health media campaign that promotes HIV prevention services in New York City, including the ...

December 1, 2016


NU.nl

Steeds meer HIV-diagnoses onder Europese vijftigplussers
NU.nl
Bij eenzelfde percentage van diegenen die behandeld worden, is het virus dan zo onderdrukt dat ze het niet meer kunnen overdragen. In Amsterdam, waar meer dan een kwart van de mensen met hiv in Nederland woont, liggen deze percentages nu op 94, ...

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Sep 27, 2017

A Victorian trial of a ground-breaking HIV drug has been dramatically expanded but there are fears hundreds of people will still miss out without a Commonwealth funding boost. PrEP, or Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis, is taken daily to stop people at ...

January 21, 2017


HuffPost

New Film Sheds Light On A Less-Heralded Aspect Of The Queer Experience
HuffPost
The New York-based writer-director channeled his personal experiences with getting tested for HIV into “The Mess He Made,” a new, harrowing short film which debuted at SXSW in March and has since been seen at the 2017 Palm Springs International ...

Oct 03, 2017

New Orleans and Baton Rouge are in the top three U.S. cities for HIV diagnoses, according to a recent National HIV Surveillance report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The 70119 zip code in Orleans Parish has ...

January 5, 2015


Horror Film Launches Campaign Against Blood Donation Ban
Healthline
Despite the present ability to test all blood donations for HIV and other viruses, men who have sex with men are still singled out in donations. “The only thing that was codified into law that has stuck has been the ban against gay men giving blood ...

Oct 06, 2017

SAO PAULO (AP) — The devastating news didn't make sense to Brazilian Pierre Freitaz. How was it possible that, at age 17, he was infected with HIV if his only boyfriend seemed fit and healthy? Freitaz confesses he knew little about ...

August 9, 2014

Anne Hidalgo, Maire de Paris, et les élus du Conseil de Paris, ont reçu hier en séance Michel Sidibé, directeur exécutif d’ONUSIDA. L’occasion de faire le point sur l’engagement de Paris contre l’épidémie de VIH depuis le lancement fin 2014 de l’initiative ...

July 5, 2017


Health panel hears of drop in HIV infections
Bay Area Reporter
The health department presented its latest HIV epidemiology report at a San Francisco Health Commission meeting Tuesday, September 19, showing that new HIV diagnoses continue to decline, with decreases seen across racial and ethnic groups. But some ...

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Sep 21, 2017

Aidsfonds vindt het schrijnend dat mensen moeten kiezen voor deelname aan een onderzoek, om toegang te krijgen tot de hiv-preventiepil, PrEP. Farmaceut Gilead start een nieuw internationaal medisch-wetenschappelijk onderzoek, DISCOVER ...

March 17, 2017


WNYC

HIV Treatments Improve, Teen Infection Rates Stay the Same - WNYC
WNYC
Danny was 21 when he got the news from his partner while they were lying in bed one morning. His partner was HIV positive. He had been since they started ...
AIDS : an understanding of the revolutionary price at the destination ...The Stopru

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Sep 26, 2017

West Warwick, RI, July 20, 2017 - Blood Centers of America (BCA) announced today that New York Blood Center (NYBC) has joined its network of blood and source plasma collection centers. BCA is a national, member-owned network of over 50 ...

July 20, 2017

Про це повідомляє "Інтерфакс" з посиланням на прес-реліз AHF Ukraine. Створення і відкриття центру ініціювали АнтиСНІД-США в Україні та фундація AIDS Healthcare Foundation. У центрі також можна пройти тест на ВІЛ, у разі позитивних ...

December 5, 2016


pharmaphorum

ABIVAX's ABX464 Reduces HIV Reservoir in Blood in Second Phase 2a Clinical Trial
Markets Insider
ABIVAX (Paris:ABVX) (Euronext Paris: FR0012333284 – ABVX), an innovative biotechnology company targeting the immune system to eliminate viral diseases using its unique technology platform, today announced top-line results from the first cohort of its ...
AbiVax claims progress towards HIV curepharmaphorum

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Sep 28, 2017

Syphilis and gonorrhoea notifications are on the rise. Living Positive Victoria, working closely with the Victorian Department of Health and other health organisations, is reminding people living with HIV, to prioritise their sexual health ...

June 21, 2017


NutraIngredients.com

More coffee please: Coffee could halve mortality rates for HIV and HCV patients
NutraIngredients.com
A research team from the Service des Maladies Infectieuses et Tropicales, Hôpital Cochin and the Université Paris Descartes, France, have investigated the effects of drinking coffee on patients co-infected with both human immunodeficiency virus (HIV ...

Oct 02, 2017

NEW ORLEANS – In recognition of National HIV Testing Day, the Tulane T-Cell Clinic will host a free Lunch-and-Test event (similar to a lunch-and-learn) Tuesday, June 27, at the clinic located at Tulane Community Health Center, 711 N. Broad St. ...

June 23, 2017


Instinct Magazine

A New Case in PrEP Failure Has Some Loose Ends
Instinct Magazine
During the conference, there were claims that an Amsterdam man adhering to PrEP was contracted by a strain of HIV that was non-drug-resistant. Even with all this data, researchers have discovered a new theory that might negate those particular claims.

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Oct 05, 2017

A Agência Nacional de Vigilância Sanitária (Anvisa) liberou em 25 de maio o uso do Truvada para prevenção de infecção por HIV, abrindo caminho para a implementação no Brasil da profilaxia Pré-Exposição (PrEp), recomendação ...

June 6, 2017


Gears Of Biz

New cases of HIV in Bexar County keep climbing
San Antonio Express-News
In 2015, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, working in conjunction with the Texas Department of State Health Services and the San Antonio Metropolitan Health District, used genotypes to trace similar HIV strains. They identified 16 ...
Criminalizing HIV Status Is Wrong And Governor Brown Should Stop ItGears Of Biz

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Oct 08, 2017

นายทวีศักดิ์ เลิศประพันธ์ รองผู้ว่าฯกทม. เป็นประธานในพิธีเปิดกิจกรรมรณรงค์รักอย่างปลอดภัยใส่ใจสุขภาพในวันวาเลนไทน์ ภายใต้โครงการรักอย่างปลอดภัยใส่ใจสุขภาพ ประจำปี 2560 "รักเป็น...รักปลอดภัย" บรรยากาศภายในงานมีเยาวชน ...

February 14, 2016

Volgens die '90-90-90'-doelen moet in 2020 negentig procent van de hiv-patiënten zijn gediagnosticeerd. Daarvan moet negentig procent onder behandeling zijn, waarvan weer negentig procent dusdanig behandeld moet zijn dat het virus ...

August 16, 2017


TheBody.com

Older Americans With HIV: A Conversation With San Francisco ...
TheBody.com
The first person openly living with HIV to serve on the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, Sheehy discusses what he sees as the most pressing current ...

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Sep 26, 2017


The Guardian

A push to end the global HIV epidemic | Global Development ...
The Guardian
At a recent conference in Paris, HIV experts agreed that the fight against the virus was in its ascendancy. If eradication is to become a reality, young people must ...

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Aug 09, 2017

According to new numbers from Denver Public Health, the number of people newly diagnosed with HIV in Denver is the lowest it has been since the epidemic began. In fact, since a spike in the number of cases in 2005, that number has dropped by half ...

February 20, 2014

The Phoenix City Council today voted to join the Fast-Track Cities Initiative aimed at ending AIDS as a public health threat by 2030. The Initiative -- approved by a 7 to 0 vote – will build upon, strengthen and leverage existing HIV-related programs and ...

October 25, 2016


Independent Online

Health Minister sees new ARV drug as breakthrough in fight against HIV
Independent Online
Last Friday, Motsoaledi announced at the UN General Assembly in New York that a breakthrough pricing agreement had been reached to accelerate the availability of the first affordable, generic, single-pill HIV treatment drug. Microsoft founder Bill ...

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Sep 30, 2017

The rate of new HIV diagnoses in South Florida spiked to more than three times the national average in 2015, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s annual HIV Surveillance Report, which found that diagnoses in the ...

December 6, 2016


NU.nl

Steeds meer HIV-diagnoses onder Europese vijftigplussers | NU ...
NU.nl
Van alle nieuwe gevallen van hiv die in Europa worden ontdekt, is ongeveer een op de zes personen ouder dan vijftig jaar.

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Sep 27, 2017

NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 27 – New HIV/AIDS infections among adolescents and young people have increased by 17 per cent even as the country recorded a general decline of 19 per cent in new infections between the year 2013 and ...

October 27, 2016


Janssen submits NDA for single-tablet HIV regimen containing darunavir
Healio
... the single-tablet regimen of darunavir/cobicistat/emtricitabine/tenofovir alafenamide (D/C/F/TAF) in virologically suppressed, HIV-1-infected adults through 24 weeks: EMERALD Study. Presented at: IAS Conference on HIV Science; July 23-26, 2017; Paris.

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Sep 26, 2017

เว็บไซต์สถานีข่าวอันดับ 1 ของเมืองไทย, "เมื่อวันที่ 18 พ.ค. ที่อาคารเฉลิมพระเกียรติ คณะเวชศาสตร์เขตร้อน มหาวิทยาลัยมหิดล นพ.สมาน ฟูตระกูล ผอ.สำนักโรคเอดส์ วัณโรค และโรคติดต่อทางเพศสัมพันธ์ กรมควบคุมโรค กระทรวงสาธารณสุข พร้อมด้วยศ ...

May 18, 2017

San Francisco's Getting to Zero effort is making good progress toward ending the city's HIV epidemic, consortium members reported at a recent quarterly update. But the new Republican administration in Washington threatens to reverse gains ...

April 6, 2017


New York Times

World Health Officials Describe Progress Against Tetanus, HIV and Malaria
New York Times
It was one of several significant global health advances, including new programs against malaria and H.I.V., announced last week in conjunction with the meeting of the United Nations General Assembly in New York. Haiti was the last country in the ...

Sep 23, 2017

“We’re hoping to bring them back to care and get them back on medications so we can keep them healthy and also prevent new infections in the community.” -Dr. Sarah Rowan, associate director of HIV and Viral Hepatitis Prevention at Denver Public Health ...

January 7, 2017


$91K Grant To Peekskill-Based HRHCare for HIV Patients
Patch.com
PEEKSKILL, NY – Hudson River HealthCare will receive $91,000 for its work with HIV-positive patients. The funding was announced by Congresswoman Nita Lowey (D-NY17/Rockland-Westchester). The money is a federal Ryan White Part C HIV Capacity ...

Sep 27, 2017

December 1, 2015 -The Health Department today released its 2014 HIV Surveillance Annual Report, which shows that the annual number of new HIV diagnoses in New York City has reached an all-time low, and, for the first time ...

December 1, 2015

З’явилася інфографіка поширення захворювання на ВІЛ-інфекцію в Україні.Зокрема, за 2016 рік зареєстровано 13 381 новий випадок ВІЛ-інфекції (з них 2 349 дітей до 14 років). Всього з 1987 року в Україні офіційно зареєстровано ...

November 30, 2016


Institut Pasteur Signs MoU with Qatar's Hamad Bin Khalifa University to Collaborate on Disease Prevention and ...
Markets Insider
29, 2017 /CNW/ - Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU), a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, and the Institut Pasteur signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in Paris on Friday, announcing a new partnership to ...

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Sep 29, 2017

Two studies in HIV/HCV co-infected patients participating in the ANRS CO13- HEPAVIH cohort suggest a lower risk of liver fibrosis in patients who drink at least three cups of coffee a day, irrespective of their alcohol consumption ...

July 25, 2017


Blowing the Whistle on Aetna's Latest HIV-Related Privacy Breach
Law.com
The envelopes were distributed in Arizona, California, Georgia, Illinois, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Washington, D.C.. “This type of mistake is unacceptable, and we are undertaking a full review of our processes to ensure something ...

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Oct 04, 2017

bioLytical Laboratories Inc., a leader in rapid diagnostic assays, is pleased to share that its INSTI HIV Self Test was featured at the 9th International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Science (IAS 2017) in Paris as an oral presentation. The late ...

July 27, 2017


Promise to end AIDS by 2030: Are we on track?
Scoop.co.nz (press release)
"Since India diagnosed its first case in 1986, we have enough piled up scientific evidence to know what are the proven approaches for preventing HIV transmission and caring for people living with HIV (PLHIV), so that they can live normal lives ...

Oct 06, 2017

The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), part of the National Institutes of Health, today announced that three scientists have been selected to receive the 2017 Avant-Garde Award for HIV/AIDS Research. The winning proposals focus on ...

April 5, 2017

A child who was infected with HIV at birth and given a short course of treatment has remained healthy for the last nine years without further drugs, according to scientists at a conference in Paris, in a case that could give hope ...

July 24, 2017


New York Times

My Struggle to Take Anti-HIV Medicine
New York Times
I am a 30-something African-American gay man in New York. H.I.V. is constantly on my mind. Not so much my H.I.V.-negative status. Rather, even though I watched my parents die of AIDS when I was young, I still struggle with whether I should take the ...

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Sep 22, 2017

21 juli 2016- Amsterdam loopt samen met vier andere steden in de wereld voorop in de strijd tegen hiv/aids. Dat werd door het initiatief Fast Track Cities bekend gemaakt op AIDS2016, de internationale aidsconferentie gehouden in Durban, Zuid-Afrika ...

July 21, 2016


European Commission Approves Symtuza® for the Treatment of HIV ...
Business Wire (press release)
Janssen-Cilag International NV (Janssen) today announced that the European Commission has approved the use of Symtuza® (darunavir/cobicistat/emtri.

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Sep 26, 2017

June 6, 2017 — To kick-off Pride Month, the de Blasio Administration today published and distributed New York City’s first-ever LGBTQ Health Care Bill of Rights, which details health care protections on local, state and federal levels to ...

June 6, 2017


New triage tool helps doctors save lives by ID'ing patients at great risk
Augusta Free Press
In situations where medical resources are most limited, doctors are often forced to make life-or-death decisions with little information.

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Sep 28, 2017

VAC has learned that a person on the Victorian PrEPX study has seroconverted and become HIV positive. There are two ways that this may have occurred ...

May 22, 2017


Gloversville Leader-Herald

Beating the odds
Gloversville Leader-Herald
At age 18, she began working at Montgomery Transitional Services, a youth group home in Amsterdam, while going to school full time. Shortly after, she moved to ... She has also hosted events for St. Baldrick's and St. Jude's, volunteers at the Legion ...

Oct 02, 2017

At St. Thomas, the quality healthcare you and your family deserve is easily accessible. That’s why same day and next day appointments are our specialty. Whether your child is sick and needs to see a pediatrician, you need ...

June 2, 2017


San Francisco Bay Times

Hummingbird Place Takes Flight
San Francisco Bay Times
Currently, he is a member of the San Francisco HIV/AIDS Provider Network, the San Francisco Human Services Network and the Mayor's CBO Taskforce. He serves on the Board of the National Working Positive Coalition. Andrews additionally is a former San ...

Oct 05, 2017

A Defensoria Pública de São Paulo lançou hoje (5), no Museu da Diversidade, na Estação República do metrô, uma cartilha para combater a discriminação contra pessoas que vivem com HIV/Aids. A publicação Pelo Fim da Discriminação das ...

May 9, 2017


Inquirer.net

Filipina honored in New York for epic fight against HIV/AIDS
Inquirer.net
In the late '60s and early '70s, even St. Theresa's College in Manila and Quezon City—an exclusive girls' school run by the ICM (shorthand for the French Congregation of the Immaculate Heart of Mary) Belgian nuns who bred feisty women skilled at ...

Oct 08, 2017

รายงานฉบับใหม่ของธนาคารโลกเรื่อง Scaling up HIV Treatment for MSM in Bangkok: What Does it Take? พบว่ากรุงเทพมหานครกำลังประสบปัญหาการระบาดของเชื้อเอชไอวีในกลุ่มชายรักชาย การเพิ่มการให้บริการและกระตุ้นให้กลุ่มเสี่ยง โดยเฉพาะกลุ่มชายรักชาย ...

May 19, 2015

Four cities that are part of a plan to end the HIV/AIDS epidemic in their communities by 2030 announced 90-90-90 data at AIDS 2016 in Durban, South Africa, this week. Amsterdam; Denver; Kiev, Ukraine; and Paris are among the fast-track ...

July 22, 2017


Europese Commissie keurt HIV-medicijn Johnson & Johnson goed
DeAandeelhouder.nl
(ABM FN-Dow Jones) De Europese Commissie heeft het gebruik van HIV-medicijn Symtuza van de Belgische dochter Janssen-Ciolag International van de Amerikaanse farmagigant Johnson & Johnson goedgekeurd. Dit maakte Janssen Pharmaceutiocal Companies uit ...

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Sep 26, 2017


New York Daily News

'Even you can get it': Alison Gertz and the new face of AIDS
New York Daily News
Alison Gertz wasn't supposed to get AIDS," wrote The New York Times when she decided that perhaps she could diminish other human suffering if she publicized her own tragedy. "It's a dreadful ... After The Times story ran (UNLIKELY AIDS SUFFERER'S ...

Aug 14, 2017

On the 17th floor of a disused building in Kiev, Ukraine, is a secret spot where people from across the capital city congregate with one purpose: to shoot up. Standing by the door leading out to the balcony is 31-year-old Roman, busy filling his needle ...

August 23, 2016


Mindray Receives CE Mark for HIV and HBV Test Kits
360Dx
NEW YORK (360Dx) – Shenzhen, China-based Mindray said today that it has received CE marking for its HIV and HBV test kits for HBsAg, Anti-HBs, Anti-HBc, HBeAg, and Anti-HBe. The firm noted that its CL-series HIV chemiluminescence immunoassay ...

Oct 24, 2017


Bay Area Reporter

Nurse delivers pointed speech at SFAF gala
Bay Area Reporter
Longtime former HIV nurse Diane Jones enlivened the crowd at the San Francisco AIDS Foundation's Tribute celebration, urging them to keep fighting, especially in the current political climate when access to health care is under attack. Diane Jones, and ...

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Sep 21, 2017

The nation's HIV and AIDS infection rates have steadily dropped over the past handful of years. With medication, HIV-positive individuals can now lead long, healthy lives. And through diligent self-care (or use of the preventative drug PrEP) ...

November 28, 2016


ABIVAX's ABX464 Reduces HIV Reservoir in Blood in Second ...
Markets Insider
ABIVAX (Paris:ABVX) (Euronext Paris: FR0012333284 – ABVX), an innovative biotechnology company targeting the immune system to eliminate viral diseases ...

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Sep 28, 2017

NAIROBI: Kenya has launched a HIV situation room that will continuously present the HIV Reproduction, Maternal, Neo-natal and Child Health (RMNCH) situation in the country. This was part of the commitment made by the Ministry of Health ...

September 18, 2015


Daily Mail

New York City PrEP prescriptions increase nearly 1,000 percent, but ...
Medical Xpress
Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) prescriptions in New York City increased by nearly 1000 percent in two years, but men of color, women and patients outside ...
Prescriptions for PrEP increased 1,000% in 2 years in NYC | Daily ...Daily Mail
Data From NY City Suggest PReP Use Is Increasing ...MedicalResearch.com (blog)
PrEP prescriptions increase almost 1,000% in NYC, but national ...Healio

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Oct 06, 2017

"รองผู้ว่าฯกทม." คาดสถานการณ์ติดเชื้อเอชไอวีในกรุงเทพปีนี้อยู่ที่ 77,970 คน ประเมินมีผู้ติดเชื้อรายใหม่ 2,205 คน นายทวีศักดิ์ เลิศประพันธ์ รองผู้ว่าราชการกรุงเทพมหานคร กล่าวว่า สถานการณ์การติดเชื้อเอชไอวีในกรุงเทพมหานครปัจจุบันคาดว่ามีผู้ติดเชื้อเอชไอวีในปี ...

February 16, 2017

By now, many have heard about San Francisco’s public health miracle — a dramatic reduction in new HIV infections that put the county on track for reducing HIV transmission and AIDS-related deaths in San Francisco by 90 percent before ...

October 17, 2017


AT5 (persbericht)

Angela Groothuizen en Freek Bartels verzamelen gebruikte condooms
AT5 (persbericht)
De condooms worden natuurlijk niet echt gerecycled. Het is een actie om aandacht te vragen voor de vele hiv-infecties die in Afrika ontstaan door een tekort aan condooms. Het Aidsfonds vindt dat iedereen de mogelijkheid moet hebben om een condoom te ...

Sep 19, 2017

Shannon Southall remembers it was 10:30 on an April morning nearly 25 years ago when her life screeched off its path. It was 1992, and she was the first person her doctor had ever diagnosed with HIV. Southall, who was infected by her cheating fiance ...

December 18, 2016


EPM Magazine

European Commission Approves Symtuza for the Treatment of HIV-1 In Adults and Adolescents in Europe
New Kerala
Today's approval by the European Commission demonstrates our efforts to treat HIV more simply, helping all those living with HIV to achieve an undetectable viral load while enjoying an improved quality of life," said Lawrence M. Blatt, Ph.D., Global ...
Single-tablet regimen for HIV-1 approved by European CommissionEPM Magazine

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Sep 27, 2017

New York, NY: Dozens of people living with HIV/AIDS and HIV service providers will descend upon New York’s City Hall with 3 demands of City Council Members, starting with a press conference on the steps of City Hall at 10am ...

May 28, 2015

Активісти Всеукраїнської Мережі ЛЖВ продемонстрували, що кров ВІЛ+ людини може бути безпечною та закликали Уряд забезпечити 100% лікування ВІЛ в Україні. Акція «Безпечна кров» пройшла одночасно під меморіалом «Червона ...

May 13, 2016


JEMS.com

NYC EMT Who Contracted HIV While On Duty Honored 20 Years After Death
JEMS.com
EAST HARLEM, Manhattan (PIX11) — Twenty years after the city of New York turned its back on Tracy Allen Lee, the FDNY emergency medical technician was honored Monday for the selfless act that ultimately took her life. In November of 1989, Lee was ...

Sep 30, 2017

MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In continuing to address the increasing HIV/AIDS epidemic in South Florida, AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) is expanding its services in Miami-Dade county, opening a new health care center in Miami’s ...

June 26, 2017


Healthline

CDC Agrees That Person with Undetectable HIV Cannot Transmit the Virus
Healthline
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have announced that they concur with scientific evidence asserting that when an individual has an undetectable HIV viral count, there's effectively no risk of them transmitting HIV to a sexual partner.

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Oct 04, 2017

Nairobi, Kenya – To accelerate access to better antiretroviral (ARV) drugs, the Government of Kenya and Unitaid today announced the introduction of a new first-line drug for people living with HIV, making Kenya the first African country to ...

June 28, 2017


Specialty Pharmacy Times

Antimicrobial Stewardship Programs May Boost HIV Treatment
Specialty Pharmacy Times
A team of researchers from several institutions in New York, NY, established a program to implement the principles of antimicrobial stewardship and an HIV treatment program after conducting a pilot program that identified numerous order verification ...

Oct 06, 2017

bioLytical Laboratories, een wereldleider op het gebied van tests voor het snel detecteren van infectieziekten, is verheugd om de introductie van de INSTI® HIV Zelftest in Nederlandse apotheken aan te mogen kondigen. Eén enkele druppel ...

July 30, 2017

Marisol TOURAINE, Ministre des Affaires sociales et de la Santé, lance aujourd’hui une stratégie globale d’amélioration et de promotion de la santé sexuelle des Français. Reçu aujourd’hui par la ministre, le Professeur Patrick ...

March 28, 2017


ScienceBlog.com (blog)

Three-in-one antibody protects monkeys from HIV-like virus
ScienceBlog.com (blog)
The three-pronged antibody, created by investigators from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Paris-based pharmaceutical company Sanofi, also stopped a greater number of HIV strains from infecting cells in the laboratory more potently than ...

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Sep 21, 2017

GGD Amsterdam gaat nieuwe hiv-infecties bij mannen die seks hebben met mannen (MSM) vanaf vandaag versneld opsporen. Dat doet de GGD met behulp van een ‘symptomencheck’ en een nieuw testapparaat dat het virus vanaf een week na besmetting ...

August 18, 2015


Advocate.com

Drug Use in Our Community Requires Immediate Action
Advocate.com
The new facility will be open to adult New Yorkers of all sexual orientations, identities, and income levels regardless of HIV status, and serve as an enhanced tool in the campaign to end the HIV epidemic in New York State by 2020 — a goal set by Gov.

Sep 27, 2017

Miami, FL, USA (June 5, 2017) – New York City today launched a Fast-Track Cities dashboard to track its progress toward attaining the United Nations’ 90-90-90 targets. The announcement was made during a Fast-Track cities session ...

June 5, 2017


WPTV.com

Could needle exchange pilot program expand to Palm Beach County?
WPTV.com
Given the severity of the opioid epidemic in Palm Beach County, commissioners want to take action to prevent the spread of diseases like HIV and Hepatitis C. The commissioners are asking the state to expand a needle exchange pilot program that is ...
Palm Beach County pushing for clean-needle programSun Sentinel

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Aug 30, 2017

The federal government is failing to provide Australians with a life saving preventative HIV medication, Victoria's health minister says. Pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP, is a way for people who don't have HIV to prevent infection ...

March 24, 2017


Stigma of HIV Made Worse by Age Bias
Infectious Disease Special Edition
“Adults remain sexually active well into later life, if they are healthy and have a partner available,” said Mark Brennan-Ing, PhD, the director for research and evaluation at ACRIA, a non-profit HIV/AIDS research organization in New York City. “In ...

Oct 02, 2017

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - There's a new way to fight the HIV epidemic in New Orleans, and doctors say it's the key to saving lives and stopping the spread of the disease in our community. It's called the Rapid Start Program and New Orleans ...

February 3, 2017


Pharmacy Times

Applying the Principles of Antimicrobial Stewardship to HIV
Pharmacy Times
A team of researchers from several institutions in New York, NY, established a program to implement the principles of antimicrobial stewardship and an HIV treatment program after conducting a pilot program that identified numerous order verification ...

Oct 06, 2017

O Brasil registrou, em 2015, recorde no número de pessoas em tratamento de HIV e aids: 81 mil brasileiros começaram a se tratar no ano passado, um aumento de 13% em relação a 2014, quando 72 mil pessoas aderiram aos ...

January 28, 2017


Sun Sentinel

Broward may lift ban on non-prescription needles
Sun Sentinel
Miami-Dade does have a needle exchange program run out of the University of Miami that was authorized by state legislators last year. Palm Beach County officials are now seeking to have that program be expanded into their county. There has been a ...

Oct 10, 2017

On the 17th floor of a disused building in Kiev, Ukraine, is a secret spot where people from across the capital city congregate with one purpose: to shoot up. Standing by the door leading out to the balcony is 31-year-old Roman, busy ...

August 23, 2016

Amsterdam is één van de eerste Europese steden die hiv en aids definitief een halt toe roept. De stad heeft de internationale VN-doelstellingen al gehaald. Dat meldt UNAIDS in haar nieuwste rapport, op de vooravond van de Internationale ...

July 21, 2017


HIV prevention pills now available to university students
SowetanLIVE
Truvada has been rolled out in South Africa at pilot clinics for gay and bisexual men and to some HIV negative sex workers‚ but has not been made available to young people before. Young women aged between 15 and 25 are the most at risk of contracting ...

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Sep 26, 2017


'Without stigma or discrimination': Victorians urged to get tested for ...
Bendigo Advertiser
Victorians are being asked to 'spring into action' and get tested for sexually transmitted infections.

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Sep 09, 2017

Новітній препарат антиретровірусної терапії, який отримав Київ, дозволить пацієнтам із ВІЛ отримати ефективне лікування та можливість повноцінного життя. І це є ще одним важливим кроком до зупинення епідемії ВІЛ/СНІДУ. Про це мер ...

July 10, 2017


Amsterdam PrEP failure patient had unusual course of HIV infection
aidsmap
At last February's Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI), Dutch clinicians presented a so-far unique case of a man who had apparently become infected with non-drug resistant HIV while taking pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) ...

Oct 02, 2017

MIAMI, FL – The Miami-Dade County Office of Community Advocacy will hold its monthly government service events for residents in October. The Miami-Dade County Office of Community Advocacy, with the support of Chairman Jean ...

October 3, 2016


The opioid epidemic in 6 charts
San Francisco Chronicle
Andrew Kolodny, Brandeis University. (THE CONVERSATION) Drug overdose deaths, once rare, are now the leading cause of accidental death in the Unites States, surpassing peak annual deaths caused by motor vehicle accidents, guns and HIV infection.

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Oct 05, 2017

NAIROBI/GENEVA, 17 September 2015—The President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta, and the Executive Director of UNAIDS, Michel Sidibé, have launched an innovative new tool to track progress and identify gaps in HIV programming in Kenya ...

September 17, 2015


Los Angeles Times

Brown signs bill reducing penalties for HIV transmission
San Francisco Chronicle
Under those policies, intentionally exposing someone to HIV was a felony. SB239 reduces the crime to a misdemeanor, treating HIV like other communicable diseases. Democratic Sen. Scott Wiener of San Francisco says the harsher penalties for HIV ...
Knowingly exposing others to HIV will no longer be a felony in ...Los Angeles Times
Breaking: Governor Signs Bill Updating California HIV LawsI'm Still Josh (blog)

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Oct 07, 2017

29 พ.ย. 59 - ที่โรงภาพยนต์สกาล่า สยามสแควร์ซอย 1 เขตปทุมวัน นายทวีศักดิ์ เลิศประพันธ์ รองผู้ว่าราชการกรุงเทพมหานคร(กทม.) เป็นประธานในพิธีเปิดงาน “คนกรุงเทพฯร่วมใจ..รณรงค์ต้านภัยเอดส์ ตรวจเร็ว รักษาเร็ว ยุติเอดส์ (World Aids Day)” ...

November 29, 2016

Researchers at UC San Francisco and the academically affiliated Gladstone Institutes have used a newly developed gene-editing system to find gene mutations that make human immune cells resistant to HIV infection. The team built ...

October 25, 2016


Cadtle Hills News

'I'll never make that mistake again': The drug that slashed Sydney's HIV rate
Cadtle Hills News
The data also shows in January to June this year there was a 39 per cent drop in the number of gay and bisexual men diagnosed with HIV where they had acquired it within the previous 12 months, compared to the same period over the past six years.

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Aug 25, 2017

Denver signed the Paris Declaration Agreement last year, making it one of only four cities in the U.S. to commit to a global effort to end the HIV/AIDS epidemic by 2030. Less than a year later, it achieved the first major milestone — 90 percent of those living with HIV ...

July 22, 2016


Kyiv Post

Suprun: Ukraine has all necessary resources to overcome HIV/AIDS epidemic by 2030
Kyiv Post
Ukraine has all resources and political will to overcome the HIV/AIDS epidemic by 2030, Acting Minister of Health Ulana Suprun has said at a press conference. “Ukraine has the largest program in the Central Europe and Central Asia region for the ...

Sep 27, 2017

The Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations has called on two drug companies and the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee to fast track negotiations, after today’s disappointing decision to defer listing the highly effective HIV ...

August 18, 2017

ЖЕНЕВА/КИЇВ, 17 серпня 2015 - Перша партія життєво необхідних антиретровірусних препаратів для ВІЛ-інфікованих дорослих і дітей, які постраждалих від конфлікту на сході України, сьогодні була доставлена літаком в Україну. Наступні партії ліків ...

August 17, 2015


Folha de S.Paulo

CRÍTICA: Como outros originais, musical sobre HIV se perde pelo caminho
Folha de S.Paulo
Diálogos não são o forte de Maia, que escreveu o texto, o chamado libreto, com a colaboração de Zé Henrique de Paula e Herbert Bianchi, a partir dos depoimentos de cinco rapazes com HIV. Maia responde, neste espetáculo, por texto, letras, direção ...

May 29, 2017

The Florida Department of Health in Broward County is inviting physicians to join a new HIV program in which people will be offered a medical visit and medication the very same day they test positive for HIV. No more waiting weeks for ...

May 9, 2017


HIV HERO Benefit Honors Stars Of Theater And Dance
NewNowNext
Hosted by Matty Maggiacomo, the gala brigs more than a dozen performances from the worlds of Broadway and ballet to New York's Stage 48, including ABT's Sean Stewart and Jose Sebastian, and Broadway performers Patrick Boyd (Wicked, Grease) and ...

Oct 04, 2017

The government early this month launched a prevention drug for people at risk of contracting the HIV virus. Know as Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP), the drug will be given out for free. The targeted population for the roll-out ...

May 27, 2017


9NEWS.com

HIV increase seen in Boulder County | 9news.com
9NEWS.com
The number of people in Boulder County with HIV infections increased dramatically in 2015.

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Mar 11, 2016

Having achieved significant reductions in new infections and effective treatment, San Francisco is a model city for combating HIV — but even so, The City is not expected to meet its goal of a 90 percent reduction in HIV diagnoses ...

Up to July 2016, 1077 people, 96.4% of them gay men, have started HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) through the public healthcare system in France, Jean-Michel Molina, principal investigator of the Ipergay trial, told delegates at the ...

July 29, 2016


Daily Bruin

Gael Adrien Mbama: HIV laws must be modernized to prevent further stigmatization
Daily Bruin
This sentiment is echoed by Dr. Edward Machtinger, a UC San Francisco professor of medicine and director of the Women's HIV Program at UCSF. Machtinger said people can be held hostage in abusive relationships because of their fear of prosecution for ...

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Sep 22, 2017

Nog nooit waren er zoveel keuzes beschikbaar in de preventie en behandeling van hiv als nu, volgens de organisatoren van de internationale conferentie Aids Impact in Amsterdam. Kennis over mogelijke medische en gedragsinterventies en over de ...

July 28, 2015


EPM Magazine

Single-tablet regimen for HIV-1 approved by European Commission
EPM Magazine
Data from a bioequivalence study comparing darunavir-STR with the combined administration of the separate agents in a fixed dose combination were presented during the International AIDS Society (IAS) conference in Paris. The results of this study ...

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Sep 27, 2017

NEW YORK, NY – Planned Parenthood of New York City (PPNYC) will begin offering PrEP on August 8 at its Manhattan health center and at all five health centers by the end of 2016.PrEP, Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis, is a treatment plan that involves a ...

July 29, 2016


Florida Leads United States In New HIV Cases
Opposing Views
There were 6,147 people diagnosed with HIV in Florida in 2014. About 15 of the individuals were younger than 13 years old and 80 percent of adult cases were males. Miami-Dade and Broward counties had the highest number of new cases, 1,411 and 993 ...

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Jan 24, 2016

Living Positive Victoria and Positive Women Victoria have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that will strengthen the partnership between the two organisations for the benefit of all women living with ...

March 7, 2017


New York Times

AIDS Prevention Medicine
New York Times
Rampant stigma concerning H.I.V. and sexuality in our health care system makes it difficult for the L.G.B.T.Q. community and people of color to obtain competent and respectful care. Pre-exposure prophylaxis, which is more than 90 percent effective in ...

Oct 02, 2017

New Orleans is facing an HIV epidemic. "It's been bad for several years, we've seen statistics for syphilis, for gonorrhea, for babies born with syphilis that are number one and number two in the nation, and for HIV, New Orleans has been in the top ...

November 17, 2016


CBS San Francisco Bay Area

Trump Justice Department Ends Transgender Workplace Protections
CBS San Francisco Bay Area
... which has been cruelly consistent in its hostility towards the LGBT community and in particular its inability to treat transgender people with basic dignity and respect,” said James Esseks, director of the American Civil Liberties Union's LGBT ...

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Oct 06, 2017

The project Viva Melhor Sabendo Jovem (Live Better Knowing – Young) is back from vacation making communication actions and urban interventions with a mobile medical trailer, promoting free HIV testing, distributing condoms and offering ...

January 12, 2017


PEOPLE.com

Drag Queen Lady Q Shares Moving Story About Her HIV Diagnosis and the Struggle to Love Her "Queer Brown Body."
PEOPLE.com
The 29-year-old, who works for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center (The Center) in New York City, sat down with TheBody.com, an online HIV/AIDS magazine, after her disclosure and spoke more freely about how she contracted the ...

Oct 11, 2017

Новітній препарат антиретровірусної терапії, який отримав Київ, дозволить пацієнтам із ВІЛ отримати ефективне лікування та можливість повноцінного життя.І це є ще одним важливим кроком до зупинення епідемії ВІЛ/СНІДУ ...

July 10, 2017

20 juli 2017- Het aantal hiv-diagnoses in Amsterdam is in vijf jaar tijd gehalveerd. De stad is zeer succesvol bij het uitvoeren de VN-doelstellingen op het gebied van hiv-bestrijding. Dat blijkt uit een rapport dat UNAIDS op 20 juli presenteert, aan ...

July 20, 2017


McGill Newsroom

RI-MUHC scientist takes HIV self-testing global with HIVSmart!™
McGill Newsroom
The Fast-Track Cities is a global partnership between the City of Paris, International Association of Providers of AIDS Care (IAPAC), the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), and the United Nations Human Settlements Programme ...

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Sep 26, 2017

New York, NY (August 17, 2017) — The Population Council has been awarded Breakthrough-RESEARCH, a five-year cooperative agreement from the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). The project aims to improve healthy ...

August 17, 2017

Київ отримав новітній препарат антиретровірусної терапії в рамках програми боротьби з розповсюдженням ВІЛ/СНІД. Як повідомляє прес-служба Київського міського голови, препарат шостого покоління (долутегравір) для антиретровірусної терапії ...

July 10, 2017

The results of this year’s Melbourne Gay Community Periodic Survey demonstrate a growing community confidence in the efficacy of biomedical HIV prevention strategies amongst gay men and other men who have sex with men (MSM).

July 24, 2017


The Australian

Call to strip gender talk from sex-ed classes
The Australian
“If we can reduce HIV ... reduce unwanted pregnancies and reduce kids being coerced into having sex they don't want to have, including transgender kids, it's a good thing,” he said. The aim was to give policymakers and educators other ways to think the ...

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Oct 02, 2017

For all the problems public health officials in Baton Rouge and New Orleans encounter in combating high rates of HIV/AIDS, new research shows that pulling down the disease's rates in rural Louisiana could be even more difficult.

September 3, 2017


The Denver Post

Operation Muchas Pacas busts major heroin ring in Denver area
The Denver Post
In a series of secret, coded phone calls, two Mexican men who lived in the Denver area made arrangements to buy $102,000 of heroin from a man who went by the alias “Conejo.” Conejo, which means rabbit in Spanish, ordered two couriers to meet Jose ...

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Aug 17, 2016

“Eu tinha feito o agendamento há meses. Cheguei no posto, entrei na fila, esperei pelo menos 40 minutos. Quando chegou a minha vez, vi meu nome ser anotado em uma folha de papel, em meio a uma lista de outros tantos ...

July 24, 2017


Increases in PrEP Prescribing in NYC, but Disparities Persist
Infectious Disease Special Edition
San Diego—Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) prescribing rose a striking 976% between 2014 and 2016, according to electronic health record (EHR) data from 602 medical practices in New York City, researchers said at IDWeek 2017 (abstract 898). ... CDC ...

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Oct 07, 2017

นายชวินทร์ ศิรินาค ผู้อำนวยการสำนักอนามัย กรุงเทพมหานคร (กทม.) เปิดเผยว่า กทม.ได้จัดวางแนวทางรณรงค์สร้างความเข้าใจแก่เด็กและเยาวชนให้ดูแลป้องกันตนเอง เมื่อมีเพศสัมพันธ์ก็ต้องมีการใช้ถุงยางอนามัย ซึ่งจะมีการรณรงค์ไปยังโรงเรียนและในพื้นที่ต่างๆ ...

July 19, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO (September 1, 2016) – New HIV infections in San Francisco are continuing to decline and people with HIV are getting linked to care more quickly, but significant disparities persist that must be overcome in ...

September 1, 2016


HIV-AIDS: Following your gut
Science Daily
This advance, published in JCI Insight, might well lead to the development of a new therapeutic strategy to supplement antiretroviral therapy (ART), improving the control of viral replication in HIV-infected persons and preventing complications ...

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Sep 18, 2017


CBS 8 San Diego
 
California Lawmakers Vote To Repeal HIV Criminalization Laws ...
CBS San Francisco Bay Area
California lawmakers have passed a bill to make punishments for intentionally infecting someone with HIV the same as for other communicable diseases.
State Senate Says it Should No Longer Be a Felony to Knowingly Expose Others to HIVKTLA

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Jun 01, 2017

Denver Mayor Michael Hancock, along with Denver Public Health, say they want to end the "AIDS epidemic" in the city by 2030. While there's still no cure or vaccine for the virus, Dr. William Burman says the goal is attainable if one thing doesn't get in the ...

November 24, 2015


The Nation

A sixth of new HIV patients in Europe 50 or older
The Nation
PARIS-People aged 50 and older comprise a growing percentage of HIV patients in Europe, accounting for one in six new cases in 2015, researchers said Wednesday. The older cohort was more likely to be diagnosed with advanced stages of HIV and AIDS ...
New HIV diagnoses among adults aged 50 years or older in 31 European countries, 2004–15: an analysis of ...The Lancet
Europe | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian

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Sep 28, 2017

More than 6,500 deaths have been reported in the Donbass region, where Ukrainian forces have battled Russian-supported separatist fighters for control since April 2014. The political violence has led to a humanitarian crisis. More than 8,000 patients being ...

July 26, 2015


Infectious Disease Advisor (registration)

Why Patients Discontinue ART— and What You Can Do to Stop It
Infectious Disease Advisor (registration)
In 2013, the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) established an ambitious 90-90-90 target — by 2020, 90% of people living with HIV will receive a diagnosis, 90% with HIV will be retained in care, and 90% of those in care will have ...

Sep 30, 2017

MIAMI, FL – In observance of National HIV Testing Day (NHTD), Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson (FL-24) will team up with Walgreens, Greater Than AIDS, and several health clinics throughout Miami-Dade County to offer free HIV testing ...

June 23, 2017


Yahoo7 News

Same-sex marriage opponents slam genderless school sex-ed calls ...
Yahoo7 News
Rather than gendered references to reproductive anatomy with words like penis, vagina, sperm, and ovaries, gender-neutral terms to identify these organs could ...

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Oct 03, 2017

It is a labour intensive sector that has been impacted negatively by HIV and AIDS over time with a resultant reduction of production, loss of household incomes, loss of skilled and experienced labour force which has posed a threat ...

May 15, 2017


Australian clinic records show significant reduction in duration of infectiousness in HIV-positive gay men from 2007 ...
aidsmap
The period during which HIV-positive men who have sex with men (MSM) are potentially infectious fell significantly between 2007 and 2016, investigators from Australia report in the online edition of AIDS. Data from Melbourne Sexual Health Centre showed ...

Sep 25, 2017

นายทวีศักดิ์ เลิศประพันธ์ รองผู้ว่าราชการกรุงเทพมหานคร เป็นประธานเปิดกิจกรรม “รณรงค์ตรวจวินิจฉัยเพื่อหาการติดเชื้อเอชไอวีโดยสมัครใจ (Voluntary Counselling and Testing Day : VCT DAY)" ประจำปี 2560 ภายใต้แนวคิด “ชีวิตดี๊ดียกกำลัง 2” ซึ่งจัดขึ้นในวันที่ ...

June 30, 2017

En mars 2013, l'équipe du Professeur Christine Rouzioux (Université Paris-Descartes ) publiait un article intitulé Post-Treatment HIV-1 Controllers with a Long-Term Virological Remission after the Interruption of Early Initiated Antiretroviral ...

March 28, 2014


New York Times

My Struggle to Take Anti-H.I.V. Medicine - The New York Times
New York Times
I am a 30-something African-American gay man in New York. H.I.V. is constantly on my mind. Not so much my H.I.V.-negative status. Rather, even though I ...

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Sep 22, 2017

Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Tuberculosis is the number one cause of death in HIV-infected patients in Africa and a leading cause of death in this population worldwide, yet the majority of these patients are excluded from the early stages in the development ...

September 29, 2015


NU.nl

Groei onder Europese vijftigplussers die HIV-diagnose krijgen
NU.nl
Bij eenzelfde percentage van diegenen die behandeld worden, is het virus dan zo onderdrukt dat ze het niet meer kunnen overdragen. In Amsterdam, waar meer dan een kwart van de mensen met hiv in Nederland woont, liggen deze percentages nu op 94, ...

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Sep 27, 2017

Understanding the prevalence of undiagnosed HIV is critical to prevention and linkage efforts. In a recent press release on National HIV Testing Day, the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene shared preliminary results from an ...

July 25, 2016


NBCNews.com

OutFront: Advocate Celebrates Gay Black Excellence With 'Mobilizing Our Brothers Initiative'
NBCNews.com
Usher, who lives in the Bronx and works as a community engagement manager for the New York City Blood Drive, said the lack of spaces for the community is just as dismal online. “It's always porn or it's always about HIV,” he said, lamenting the narrow ...

Sep 28, 2017

Living Positive Victoria is proud to be a community partner and endorse the ‘Undetectable Equals Untransmittable’ (U=U) Consensus Statement issued by the Prevention Access Campaign. The statement has the backing of leading health ...

February 15, 2017


Avert

Breakthrough as single-dose HIV treatment deal announced
Avert
Talking to UK newspaper The Independent, Dr Larkin Callaghan, Director of Strategic Communications and Partnerships at the Aids Research Institute at the University of California, San Francisco, said the DTG pricing deal “should underscore the need for ...

Oct 03, 2017

Louisiana is near the top of the list in the nation when it comes to a staggering statistic: the number of new cases of HIV/AIDS. Human immunodeficiency virus or HIV affects the immune system .CHRISTUS St. Patrick Hospital infectious ...

December 17, 2015


Instinct Magazine

A New Case in PrEP Failure Has Some Loose Ends | Instinct
Instinct Magazine
PrEP has been a controversial topic in the gay community for many years since it started becoming widely used in the early 2010's as a way for men to minimize ...

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Oct 05, 2017

Em um relatório divulgado no dia 11 de julho, a ONU (Organização das Nações Unidas) alertou para o risco de uma ressurgência da epidemia global de Aids - ou seja, uma nova aceleração da propagação da doença. Anualmente, 1,9 milhão ...

August 1, 2016


TheBody.com

Undetectable = Uninfectious. So Why Are People With HIV Still Being Criminalized for Having Sex?
TheBody.com
Says Derrick Mapp, HIV health counselor and national trainer at San Francisco's The Shanti Project: "Me being HIV-positive -- I'm not a criminal. It's something that happens. Spitting, scratching and fighting -- these things don't transmit HIV." Yet ...

Oct 10, 2017


Daily Mail

A New York City man's HIV diagnosis was mistakenly sent to his workplace by a hospital.
Daily Mail
A New York City man's HIV diagnosis was mistakenly sent to his workplace by a hospital. The man, a former Actors' Equity employee, has filed a $2.5million negligence suit against Mount Sinai St Luke's Hospital for their 2014 mistake, the New York Daily ...

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Sep 09, 2017

Aidsfonds-Soa Aids Nederland steunt het initiatief van de Amsterdamse gemeenteraadsleden Roosma (GroenLinks) en Vroege (D66), om een tweejarig programma bij de GGD te financieren, dat medische controle biedt aan informele PrEP ...

July 17, 2017


Firehouse.com (press release) (registration) (blog)

FDNY Honors First EMT Infected by HIV
Firehouse.com (press release) (registration) (blog)
The FDNY has honored the first EMT in New York City to contract the HIV virus while on duty two decades after the city turned its back on her. WPIX reports on the tragic case of Tracy Allen Lee, who was only 18 months into her career as an FDNY medic ...

Sep 26, 2017

New York's Campaign to End the AIDS Epidemic by 2020 appears to be working. On Tuesday, officials from ACR Health announced the latest statistics on HIV/AIDS From 2014 to 2015, the number of new HIV infections diagnosed in men who have ...

July 25, 2017

Київ, 03 березня 2017. За результатами попередніх домовленостей, Україна у 2017 році отримає 37,5 мільйонів доларів на боротьбу із ВІЛ/СНІД від ПЕПФАР (Надзвичайний план Президента США для надання допомоги для боротьби зі СНІДом) ...

March 3, 2017

BALTIMORE, MD (December 1, 2015)– In recognition of 2015 World AIDS Day, representatives across Baltimore City today honored those we have lost to AIDS and recommitted citywide efforts to ending the epidemic in Baltimore City ...

May 28, 2015 Baltimore

New Haven’s 12th Annual AIDS Walk drew a crowd of 200 on Saturday, raising around $6,000 for AIDS support organizations in Greater New Haven. Beginning and ending at the New Haven Green, participants walked five kilometers ...

APR 18, 2016 by REBECCA KARABUS

As new drugs make it easier to combat the spread of HIV and AIDS, organizations are finding a growing amount of young adults are not aware of the diseases. At least twice a week, Randle Moore might ask people some seemingly personal ...

Cary Kennedy, Deputy Mayor and Chief Financial Officer for the City and County of Denver, will join community members and local public health officials at 9 a.m. on August 15 in signing an agreement to end the HIV/AIDS epidemic during the ...

Dec 1, 2015 Denver

ATLANTA – Mayor Kasim Reed today signed on to the Fast-Track Cities Paris Declaration to end the AIDS epidemic by 2030, and achieve the 90-90-90 HIV treatment targets by 2020. These targets will rapidly reduce new HIV ...

Dec 22, 2014 Atlanta

HIV and Urban news

New Orleans and Baton Rouge are in the top three U.S. cities for HIV diagnoses, according to a recent National HIV Surveillance report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The 70119 zip code in Orleans Parish has ...

January 5, 2015

Louisiana is near the top of the list in the nation when it comes to a staggering statistic: the number of new cases of HIV/AIDS. Human immunodeficiency virus or HIV affects the immune system .CHRISTUS St. Patrick Hospital infectious ...

December 17, 2015

New Orleans is facing an HIV epidemic. "It's been bad for several years, we've seen statistics for syphilis, for gonorrhea, for babies born with syphilis that are number one and number two in the nation, and for HIV, New Orleans has been in the top ...

November 17, 2016

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - There's a new way to fight the HIV epidemic in New Orleans, and doctors say it's the key to saving lives and stopping the spread of the disease in our community. It's called the Rapid Start Program and New Orleans ...

February 3, 2017

At St. Thomas, the quality healthcare you and your family deserve is easily accessible. That’s why same day and next day appointments are our specialty. Whether your child is sick and needs to see a pediatrician, you need ...

June 2, 2017

NEW ORLEANS – In recognition of National HIV Testing Day, the Tulane T-Cell Clinic will host a free Lunch-and-Test event (similar to a lunch-and-learn) Tuesday, June 27, at the clinic located at Tulane Community Health Center, 711 N. Broad St. ...

June 23, 2017

ATLANTA, Today, AIDSVu released new interactive maps illustrating the impact of HIV across the United States, showing that two-thirds of all new HIV diagnoses in 2015 occurred in two-and-a-half percent of U.S. counties.

July 5, 2017

For all the problems public health officials in Baton Rouge and New Orleans encounter in combating high rates of HIV/AIDS, new research shows that pulling down the disease's rates in rural Louisiana could be even more difficult.

September 3, 2017

NEW ORLEANS, LA—Twenty years after antiretroviral therapy (ART) was initiated for HIV, more than 17 million people worldwide are receiving this life-saving treatment, which has become safer, easier to use, more effective and long-acting, IDWeek ...

October 27, 2016

One of Louisiana's largest health insurers is facing a federal complaint from a New Orleans-based community health care provider that claims the company is discouraging people who need costly HIV medications from participating in its ...

September 6, 2016

The HIV and AIDS public health crisis in Louisiana and in New Orleans is no secret. We PrEP Together is on a mission to reduce the stigma of HIV-related health services by providing confidential, convenient and affordable medical care to ...

August 3, 2016

Scientific advances for HIV/AIDS have exploded in recent years, and doctors have new ways both to treat people who already have the disease and to prevent others from acquiring it. But despite new research that allows scientists to track, treat ...

December 30, 2015

A table at the corner of Bourbon and St. Ann streets is a yearly fixture during the hubbub of Southern Decadence weekend in the French Quarter. Stocked with condoms, lubricant and information about HIV testing, the table is staffed ...

August 31, 2015