Navigation Links
Shortage of funds for providing AIDS drug in Africa and India

The number of people on antiretroviral therapy has doubled to 1 million worldwide and tripled in Africa and Asia. Asia and Africa are two regions which are hit greatly by AIDS. Though, there is a immense increase in antiretroviral // treatment, it is still far less than the requirement, and the WHO goal to treat 3 million people by 2005, will never happen world wide critics say.

Reports, say that only 11% of those in Africa and 14% of those in Asia have access to AIDS drugs. In India, which has more than 5 million cases of HIV/AIDS, the drugs are available to fewer than 10% of those who need it. The WHO says a shortage of trained health workers, insufficient technical support and lack of reliable funds from donor countries are making it difficult to meet the ‘3 by 5’ goal set in 2003.

Source: Nature Medicine.
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Shortage of MMR vaccine
2. Tamiflu Shortage Can Be Better Handled By Combining It With Probenecid
3. Acute Shortage Of Neurosurgeons In India: One Surgeon For Every 1 Million!
4. Doctor Training Undermined In Britain Due To Shortage Of Cadavers
5. Shortage Of Funds In Primary Care Trust In UK
6. Acute Shortage Of Dentists in UK: Oral Care for Elders To Suffer A Setback
7. School Children Put To Risk Due To Shortage Of Nurses
8. UK Committee Warns on Food Shortages Due to Flu Epidemic
9. Zimbabwe Faces Shortage Of AIDS Drugs
10. UK Doctors Fear Shortages Could Hit Public Health Drive
11. Silent Shortage Of Psychiatrists growing in the U.S.
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:1/24/2017)... , ... January 24, 2017 , ... Bellus Medical, a ... team of medical experts. In his new role Dr. Dobke will provide physician oversight ... Dr. Dobke is the Head of Plastic Surgery and Associate Professor of Surgery at ...
(Date:1/24/2017)... Iowa City, IA (PRWEB) , ... January 24, 2017 , ... ... in the country, has taken great care to design a program that provides teachers ... language abroad and domestically. This online teaching certificate is ideal for post-baccalaureate students and ...
(Date:1/24/2017)... Pass, OR (PRWEB) , ... January 24, 2017 ... ... Gerald H. Pollack, Ph.D., http://www.faculty.washington.edu/ghp , Sharon Kleyne, the nation’s foremost ... of Water, Global Climate Change and Your Health on Voice America, once again ...
(Date:1/24/2017)... ... January 24, 2017 , ... TopConsumerReviews.com ... for relieving premenstrual syndrome, or PMS . , Most women of child-bearing ... can include cramps, constipation, irritability, headaches, fatigue, and other discomfort. For some ...
(Date:1/24/2017)... ... January 24, 2017 , ... “Spiritual Vitamins: A ... connection with God. “Spiritual Vitamins: A Spiritual Energy Booster” is the creation of ... Publishing, Mathai Yohannan’s new book engages the mind and spirit in a quest ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:1/24/2017)... , January 24, 2017 Analysis of the ... Liquid Biopsies - our new study reveals trends, R&D ... heading? If you are involved in this sector you must read ... potential revenues streams to 2027, assessing data, trends, opportunities and business ... Discover ...
(Date:1/24/2017)... Sweden , Jan. 24, 2017 Results ... target dose compared with linac-based radiotherapy platforms ... better spares healthy brain tissue and delivers a higher radiation ... evaluating patients undergoing radiosurgery for large or complex brain tumors, ... . ...
(Date:1/24/2017)... , Jan. 24, 2017 Sherpa Clinical ... materials management services, is pleased to announce the ... Kevin joins the Sherpa team to lead Sherpa,s ... level of service excellence. Kevin is ... pharmaceutical manufacturing industries. He has extensive experience working ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: