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  1. Lifestyle - Health

    Testing is the key to effective HIV/Aids prevention

    Posted Oct 17th 2014, 05:27pm by Kylie Knott

    ... awareness of HIV/Aids among the target community, and encouraged those people to go for regular testing." In Hong Kong, the number of new recorded cases is set to hit a record high ... of activities on HIV/Aids prevention for the MSM community, such as outreach education services, promotion of safe sex including the distribution of condoms and lubricants at hangouts and at popular ...

  2. News - World - UNITED STATES

    First woman-to-woman HIV infection confirmed in United States

    Posted Mar 14th 2014, 08:23pm by NYT

    ... McClatchy-Tribune First woman-to-woman HIV infection confirmed The first confirmed case of a woman contracting HIV from another woman during sex has been reported by the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention in the United States. Although there have ...

  3. News - World - HEALTH

    Gene therapy and new antiretroviral offer hope of better HIV treatment

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 09:37pm by GDN

    ... The Guardian in London Gene therapy, and the use of an experimental drug on monkeys, have shown promising results, with scientists cautious but optimistic Double boost in treatment for H.I.V. Two separate trials, involving gene therapy and the use of anti ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    The Chinese media- and its role in ending HIV discrimination

    Posted Nov 07th 2013, 05:16pm by Michel Sidibé

    ... Michel Sidibé UNAIDS executive director Michel Sidibé marks Journalists Day by urging the media to play a greater role in combating the spread of HIV in China On the occasion of Journalists Day, UNAids would like to recognise the crucial role of journalis ...

  5. News - World - HEALTH

    HIV treatment should begin earlier, says UN health agency

    Posted Jun 30th 2013, 01:42pm by Agence France-Presse in Geneva

    ... it to someone else,” the World Health Organization (WHO) said in new recommendations for combatting the HIV/AIDS pandemic. Around 34 million people worldwide were living with the human immunodeficiency ... a major rise in funding. “It’s not coming for free,” acknowledged Gottfried Hirnschall, the head of WHO’s HIV/AIDS department. Gradually adhering to the new guidelines will add 10 per cent ...

  6. News - World - MEDICINE

    HIV-infected baby still free of virus at age of three, say US researchers

    Posted Oct 24th 2013, 09:05pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Press in Washington Specialists say powerful doses of drugs appear to have created situation of 'sustained remission' HIV-infected baby still free of virus at age of 3 A girl who was treated for HIV shortly after birth still shows ...

  7. News - Hong Kong

    Marked increase in Aids cases seen in second quarter

    Posted Sep 04th 2012, 04:48pm by Lai Ying-kit

    ... Lai Ying-kit The number of new HIV cases in Hong Kong rose by over 7 per cent in the second quarter of the year compared to the first three months, according to Health Department figures released on Tuesday. A total of 131 new cases of human immunodeficie ...

  8. News - China - HEALTH

    Volunteer doctors give hope to mainland HIV/Aids patients

    Posted Dec 01st 2012, 12:00am by ZHUANG PINGHUI

    ... Zhuang Pinghui pinghui.zhuang@scmp.com Volunteer doctors give hope to HIV/Aids outcasts A group of doctors in Nanjing has volunteered to provide medical care to HIV/Aids patients who ... gynaecologist at Nanjing Maternity and Child Health Care Hospital, was one of the first doctors to sign up for the group. "We learned that HIV/Aids patients have difficulty accessing medical care ...

  9. News - China - HEALTH

    Li Keqiang's meeting with NGOs injects new life into HIV/Aids fight

    Posted Dec 02nd 2012, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... Aids Day, the mainland's NGO community was abuzz over a meeting that premier-in-waiting Li Keqiang called with representatives from grass-roots HIV/Aids prevention groups. It rekindled ... Care Group for People with HIV/Aids in Baoding , Hebei , said he was surprised when he was asked to join the meeting and was impressed by Li's pragmatism and saw new hope in his messages. ...

  10. News - China

    China orders hospitals to treat HIV/Aids patients

    Posted Nov 24th 2012, 09:56am by Agence France Presse in Beijing

    ... Agence France Presse in Beijing China has banned health institutions from withholding care to people with HIV/Aids after an outcry over a cancer patient with the disease who was denied ... port city southeast of Beijing, was recently denied care after his status as an HIV/Aids was detected, Xinhua said. The patient, identified by the pseudonym Xiaofeng, was later able to get ...




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