aids treatment

‘Community feedback must in India’s AIDS programme’

May 5th, 2011 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) The Delhi Network of Positive People (DNP+), an umbrella body of HIV-positive people in the capital, Thursday said it was important to have the community's ... Read more...

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EU-India trade deal could cost lives, aid groups warn

April 26th, 2010 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, April 26 (DPA) A planned free-trade deal between the European Union (EU) and India could cost lives if it stops Indian companies selling cheap "generic" AIDS drugs to even poorer states, ... Read more...

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Ryan White Act 2009 Signed By Obama

October 31st, 2009 - 6:35 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Oct.31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Oct 30th, President Obama signed the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Treatment Extension Act of 2009. He also announced that the ban on traveling and immigration of ... Read more...

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Obama signs the Ryan White AIDS treatment extension act 2009

October 31st, 2009 - 3:06 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Oct 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) President Obama signed the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Treatment Extension act today. The House of Representatives on Wednesday had passed the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Treatment Extension ... Read more...

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‘Rich countries stealing from poor for climate change aid’

September 16th, 2009 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Sep 16 (IANS) More than four million children could die unless world leaders deliver additional funds to help poor countries fight climate change, a report warned Wednesday.Rich countries ... Read more...

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New AIDS vaccine ready for trials

July 1st, 2009 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 1 (IANS) The Canadian University of Western Ontario has developed a new HIV/AIDS vaccine that is ready for human trials. The vaccine called SAV001H has been developed by the university at ... Read more...

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US AIDS Relief program cut death toll by 10 percent in African countries

April 7th, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 7 (ANI): A Stanford study has for the first time evaluated the US Government's ambitious AIDS Relief program, and found that it reduced the death toll from HIV/AIDS through 2007 ... Read more...

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Kolkata AIDS care centre project shelved after protests

December 3rd, 2008 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 3 (IANS) A bid to set up a community care centre for HIV-positive people here has been temporarily shelved following objections from nearby residents who wrongly believe that the virus ... Read more...

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Universal testing and quick treatment would slash AIDS

November 27th, 2008 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 27 (ANI): Universal HIV testing and immediate antiretroviral treatment (ART) following diagnosis of HIV infection could reduce the number of people developing full-blown AIDS by up to 95 percent ... Read more...

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Highly active antiretroviral therapy offers similar benefit to HIV-infected injection drug users

August 4th, 2008 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 4 (ANI): New research from the University of British Columbia and St. Paul''s Hospital, Vancouver, Canada, suggests that highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) can be as beneficial for HIV-infected ... Read more...

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Psychosocial issues may impact HIV/AIDS treatment outcomes

June 19th, 2008 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 19 (ANI): Psychosocial factors such as stress, depression and trauma can have a significant impact on the treatment outcomes of people infected with HIV/AIDS, according to a researcher from ... Read more...

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New compound has the potential to inhibit HIV protease

May 15th, 2008 - 12:51 pm ICT by admin
Washington , May 15 (ANI): By using computer models, researchers at the University of Michigan have developed a new compound that can inhibit HIV protease, which is an established target for ... Read more...

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Kerala’s HIV positive coming forward to seek treatment

May 9th, 2008 - 11:07 am ICT by admin
By Sanu George Thiruvananthapuram, May 9 (IANS) More and more HIV positive people in Kerala are approaching hospitals for treatment thanks to awareness campaigns launched by the state government. Currently 4,500 HIV positive ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh meets with Coalition for AIDS Treatment Access representatives

February 23rd, 2008 - 2:33 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb.23 (ANI - Business Wire India): A delegation from India's Coalition of AIDS Treatment Access (CATA), a diverse group of civil society partners who engage the collective advocacy interests towards ... Read more...

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