Navigation Links
Swaziland: AHF Partners in New Free AIDS Treatment Clinic in Manzini
Date:9/24/2007

nce of HIV and TB co- infection, with 80% of people with TB also co-infected with HIV. Swaziland's epidemic has been fueled in part by poverty, unemployment, a large and mobile migrant population, conservative religious and traditional beliefs against condom use and frequent multiple sexual partners. It is estimated that 30,000 individuals may be in immediate need of treatment and, as of September 2006, only 15,000 people were on ART.

The government of Swaziland has demonstrated a high level of political commitment to the fight against HIV/AIDS. The Swaziland National AIDS Program was established in 1987. In 1999, the King of Swaziland declared HIV/AIDS a national disaster and established an HIV/AIDS Cabinet Committee to coordinate the country's response to its epidemic.

Given the enormous need for the delivery of lifesaving ART throughout Swaziland, it is expected that the AIDS treatment clinic at LaMvelase Help Centre in Manzini will scale up the number of patients on HIV/AIDS treatment and care very quickly.

About FLAS

The Family Life Association of Swaziland (FLAS), a not-for-profit making Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), is the largest and leading organization in the provision of innovative sexual and reproductive health (SRH) services. It plays a complementary role to the activities of the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare (MOH&SW). It also advocates for the reproductive health rights of all people in the reproductive age.

About AHF

AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) is the US' largest non-profit HIV/AIDS healthcare, research, prevention and education provider. In California, AHF operates the largest non-government HIV testing program, which conducts more than 15,000 HIV tests annually. AHF currently provides medical care and/or services to more than 61,000 individuals in 15 countries worldwide in the US, Africa, Latin America/Caribbean and Asia. Additional information is available at

SOURCE AIDS Healthcare Foundation
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Spouses and other partners lower blood pressure says new research
2. Changing Partners may put Expectant Mothers at Risk
3. British Healthcare Mission Explores Partnership Possibilities With Indian Healthcare Sector
4. Partnership Between Diabetes India And Elsevier Announced
5. Betterment Of Health In Case Of Gay And Lesbian Civil Partnerships
6. Private Public Partnership To Tackle TB, In Karnataka
7. Courting HIV through Marriage or Partnership
8. Jealousy In Men Peaks When Partners Are Most Fertile
9. War Trauma Not Passed On To Partners And Children, Study
10. SRM Inst Signs Mou With Partners Health Care
11. A Healthy Partnership in the Pilbara
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/3/2015)... ... July 03, 2015 , ... Every year, One-to-1 Fitness and the ... provide members of the Red Deer community with free fitness training and indoor fitness ... games, food, events and entertainment raised thousands of charity dollars and ended with a ...
(Date:7/2/2015)... Richmond, VA (PRWEB) , ... July 02, 2015 , ... ... New Albany, Mississippi. The opening is the first sweetFrog store located in Mississippi. The ... fastest growing companies in 2014. , The store, located at 104 Railroad Avenue, New ...
(Date:7/2/2015)... ... July 02, 2015 , ... sweetFrog Enterprises, LLC. is pleased to announce the ... sweetFrog store located in the Lone Star State. The premium frozen yogurt chain was ... , The store, which opened July 1 at Duke’s Travel Plaza, is located at:, ...
(Date:7/2/2015)... ... July 02, 2015 , ... The American ... introduction of the Stop Overdose Stat (S.O.S.) Act of 2015 on June 23, ... this Act seeks to decrease drug overdose – especially of heroin and opioid ...
(Date:7/2/2015)... Lincoln, RI (PRWEB) , ... July 02, 2015 , ... ... keep safety in mind. That’s why Amica Insurance is sharing some tips ... Safety Commission (CPSC), approximately 230 people go to the emergency room daily with fireworks-related ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Red Deer Fitness Studio Raises $10,000 for Charity Organization with 24-Hour Train-a-Thon 2Health News:Red Deer Fitness Studio Raises $10,000 for Charity Organization with 24-Hour Train-a-Thon 3Health News:sweetfrog Opens First Location in Mississippi 2Health News:sweetFrog Expands Texas Footprint with Location in Canton 2Health News:AAPCC Supports the Stop Overdose Stat Act of 2015 2Health News:AAPCC Supports the Stop Overdose Stat Act of 2015 3Health News:6 Fireworks Safety Tips from Amica Insurance 2
... ... Free Choice Foundation, an organization of expatriates living in Japan, will exercise ... revision of laws and regulations. They are petitioning for the revision ... April 2010, which will require visa renewal applicants to present proof of ...
... , EDINBURGH, Scotland, September 1 ... has added 25,new staff to its R&D, business development and ... The appointment of key staff is in line with the ... and increasing,its focus on business development and R&D activities. , ...
... A study in the Sept.1 issue of the journal ... of breast cancer patients are impaired during the administration ... of chemotherapy is associated with a temporary disruption of ... progressively worse and more enduring impairments. ...
... , , , NEW ... same music that motivates Madonna? Curious about what "The Remedy" is for ... with a revolutionary approach to having a fit body and a sound ... Sessions offer members the opportunity to download playlists via iTunes from Equinox.com. ...
... ... now reversed decision and will cover patient,s life flight , ... Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) August 31, 2009 -- Last year, Sally ... transportation to be evaluated for a liver transplant. Her doctors told her she needed ...
... , , NASHVILLE, Tenn., ... CPIX ) , a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on hospital ... Officer A.J. Kazimi will present at the UBS Global Life ... on Monday, September 21, 2009. Mr. Kazimi will provide an ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Free Choice to Petition Japanese Government for Right to Choose Private Health Insurance in Lieu of Japan's Universal Health Care 2Health News:Free Choice to Petition Japanese Government for Right to Choose Private Health Insurance in Lieu of Japan's Universal Health Care 3Health News:Aircraft Reports Material Expansion and Staff Increase 2Health News:Chemotherapy for breast cancer is associated with disruption of sleep-wake rhythm in women 2Health News:Chemotherapy for breast cancer is associated with disruption of sleep-wake rhythm in women 3Health News:Pump Up The Volume: Equinox Releases Exclusive Celebrity Playlists 2Health News:In Final Hour Prior to Litigation, Angel MedFlight's Air Ambulance Team Overturns Decision by Major Insurance Company 2Health News:In Final Hour Prior to Litigation, Angel MedFlight's Air Ambulance Team Overturns Decision by Major Insurance Company 3Health News:Cumberland Pharmaceuticals to Present at UBS Global Life Sciences Conference in New York on September 21, 2009 2
(Date:7/2/2015)... , and DURHAM, N.C. , ... Inc. today announced its acquisition of assets related to ... PFE ) that had previously been obtained as ... Sciences also acquired all of Pfizer,s rights to the ... Icagen brand and will provide comprehensive services for ion ...
(Date:7/2/2015)... China , 2 de julio de 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... de ADN de alto rendimiento en ... el American College of Pathologists (CAP). La instalación de BGI ... primer laboratorio de secuenciación de próxima generación que recibe ... cubriendo el más alto estándar en prácticas de laboratorio ...
(Date:7/2/2015)... Research and Markets( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9q4d5d/veterinary_ ) has ... Vaccines Market by Product, Diseases & Technology - Global ... The global animal vaccines market is poised to ... 2015, at a CAGR of 5.5% from 2015 to ... growing prevalence of animal diseases, increasing incidences of zoonotic ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Icagen Re-launched through XRpro Sciences Acquisition of Pfizer Team and Technology for Ion Channel and Transporter Drug R&D 2Icagen Re-launched through XRpro Sciences Acquisition of Pfizer Team and Technology for Ion Channel and Transporter Drug R&D 3Icagen Re-launched through XRpro Sciences Acquisition of Pfizer Team and Technology for Ion Channel and Transporter Drug R&D 4BGI recibe la acreditación del College of American Pathologists (CAP) 2Veterinary / Animal Vaccines Market 2015 - Global Forecast to 2020 for the $7.19 Billion Industry 2
... Reportlinker.com announces that a new ... its catalogue: ... Pipeline Assessment and Market Forecasts to ... http://www.reportlinker.com/p0617091/Post-Menopausal-Hormone-Replacement-Therapy-HRT---Pipeline-Assessment-and-Market-Forecasts-to-2018.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Therapy Post-Menopausal Hormone ...
... (Nasdaq: MYL ) today announced that its ... the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) through the ... New Drug Application (NDA) for Lamivudine / Tenofovir Disoproxil ... 200 mg. The product will be eligible for purchase ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Post-Menopausal Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) - Pipeline Assessment and Market Forecasts to 2018 2Post-Menopausal Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) - Pipeline Assessment and Market Forecasts to 2018 3Post-Menopausal Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) - Pipeline Assessment and Market Forecasts to 2018 4Post-Menopausal Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) - Pipeline Assessment and Market Forecasts to 2018 5Post-Menopausal Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) - Pipeline Assessment and Market Forecasts to 2018 6Post-Menopausal Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) - Pipeline Assessment and Market Forecasts to 2018 7Post-Menopausal Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) - Pipeline Assessment and Market Forecasts to 2018 8Post-Menopausal Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) - Pipeline Assessment and Market Forecasts to 2018 9Mylan's Matrix Receives Tentative FDA Approval Through PEPFAR for Novel "Co-Packaged" Version of HIV/AIDS Treatment 2
... broad selection of tip styles for ... ophthalmic procedures. Each single use cautery ... safety cap to lock switch in ... in use, and carries a 3-4 ...
... provide a broad selection of tip ... variety of ophthalmic procedures. Each single ... with a safety cap to lock ... when not in use, and carries ...
... broad selection of tip styles for ... ophthalmic procedures. Each single use cautery ... safety cap to lock switch in ... in use, and carries a 3-4 ...
... Probes provide the surgeon with an indirect ... to be easily visualized through the laser ... and light scatter technique, the surgeon can ... flap edge folds, corneal flap striae and ...
Medicine Products: