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Today the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation and the American Cancer Society announced a new partnership to improve access to essential pain medications for people living with HIV in Swaziland.
Imagine what it's like to have no electricity or running water, anywhere in the world and need to cook your food.
Half of people living with HIV worldwide -- or approximately 19 million -- do not know they are infected, preventing them from receiving life-saving treatment and contributing to viral transmission, according to the latest UNAIDS Gap Report released in advance of the 20th International AIDS Conference last week in Melbourne.
Two Vancouver pharmacies will soon offer customers free HIV tests that will provide results on the spot in less than five minutes.
Antiretroviral regimens containing the recently approved HIV integrase inhibitor dolutegravir demonstrated high rates of viral suppression even in treatment-experienced people who were resistant to NRTIs.
The SA National Defence Force has been accused of brazenly ignoring a court order granted six years ago and their own regulations which declare any discrimination against HIV-positive applicants unconstitutional.
About 100 people protested outside the High Court in Pretoria on Tuesday to support a case involving SANDF members allegedly unfairly discriminated against, civil rights group Section27 said.
The quadrivalent human papillomavirus vaccine worked as well for teens and young adults with HIV as it did for their HIV-negative counterparts, according to study findings presented the 20th International AIDS Conference last week in Melbourne.
Local painter Geniver Williams is a prolific artist and a mother of six who has been painting for several years.
Given the option to learn about sex ed from an anatomically correct diagram, or a sizzling dress, most would likely choose the latter -- which is why one Brazilian artist's advocacy work is taking off.
Coming in third may mean a bronze medal at the Olympics, but in Florida, data shows that three is not a cause for celebration.
He was just 18 years old when he got the news. It was the summer before his senior year in high school.
AbbVie's "3D" regimen has shown high cure rates in treating genotype 1 of hepatitis C virus among those coinfected with HIV, both with and without cirrhosis, aidsmap reports.
Characterization of human monoclonal antibodies is providing considerable insight into mechanisms of broad HIV-1 neutralization.
Scientists at Duke Medicine have found an immunologic mechanism that makes broadly neutralizing antibodies in people who are HIV-1 infected.
Some 50 HIV-positive children danced to a medley of Bollywood songs through the ages and staged an impressive play to a packed auditorium here over the weekend, as their adopted home, non-profit Rays Aasha Ki Ek Kiran, celebrated its annual day.
The latest quest by right-wing Afrikaners to establish their own racially pure state by seceding from South Africa is madness, writes Kameel Premhid .
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 03:03 am
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