Navigation Links
UNICEF to Help Children Fight AIDS

‘Unite for Children Unite Against AIDS’ is a global campaign involving children in fight against AIDS.

The UNICEF organization launched the campaign on October 25, 2005. UNAIDS and United Nations// in New York fund the campaign.

HIV-infected pregnant women pass on the virus to children as they do not receive the antiretroviral drugs (ARVs) that prevent the transmission from mother to child.

AIDS pandemic is rampant as only 1 in 10 children who require ARV treatment are able to receive it.

Ann M. Veneman, Executive Director for UNICEF said, "There is an urgent need to help children impacted by HIV/AIDS."

Veneman added, "Unite For Children Unite Against Aids, is focused on ensuring treatment for HIV-positive children, prevention of mother-to-child transmission, and assisting children who have been orphaned by AIDS. We must build momentum to achieve positive results for children."

According to UNICEF's report, AIDS causes the death of nearly 2.9 million people around the world annually. Early diagnosis and treatment have to be provided to prevent spread of HIV and AIDS. The report says, number of children under age 15 infected by HIV in 2005 was approx 380,000.

The UNICEF organization functions by voluntary contributions and has been serving children around the world for the past 60 years.
PR
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Breastfeeding Revisited thanks to WHO and UNICEF
2. Indian Olympic Association And UNICEF To Collaborate On HIV/AIDS Awareness
3. WHO, UNICEF Issue New Guidelines For Oral Rehydration Salts
4. UNICEF To Launch A Programme For Zimbabwe Children
5. UNICEF To Help For The Betterment Of Refugee Kids in Chhattisgarh
6. UNICEF Facts & Figures About Maternal Death In India On The Eve Of Mother’s Da
7. UNICEF Ties Up With US Basketball Association To Fight AIDS
8. Asian Cricket Council and UNICEF Join Hands for Global AIDS Campaign
9. Indian Scientist to Help Reduce Infant Mortality in Africa: UNICEF
10. UNICEF Provides 1,000 ITNs to Help Combat Malaria Outbreak in Jamaica
11. Antibiotics Dangerous for Diarrhoea in Children Caused by E.Coli
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:1/19/2017)... ... 18, 2017 , ... The CHP suggests that California drivers can avoid hydroplaning ... down and increasing the space between themselves and other vehicles, according to a January ... Raymond R. Hassanlou notes that, rain or shine, drivers should always incorporate safe driving ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... Norwalk, CT (PRWEB) , ... January 19, 2017 , ... ... Dr. Sang H. Kim, a highly experienced and compassionate dermatologist. Dr. Kim brings ... skincare center . , “It is with considerable pleasure to welcome back Dr. Kim ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... ... 19, 2017 , ... Sales Focus Inc. (SFI), a Maryland-based sales outsourcing company, ... Over the past 20 years SFI has been recognized as the world’s leader in ... clients into the US market. The new clients include: Panacea Pro, Campseekers, Contentmart, ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... Seabrook, NH (PRWEB) , ... January 19, 2017 , ... ... develop its business plan and implement new sales and marketing strategies. Grover comes with ... spent the last 5 and a half years as Executive Vice President of Direct ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... ... January 19, 2017 , ... ... the American Osteopathic College of Proctology) announced today the opening of 3 ... California ( http://www.hemorrhoidsremovalcenterscalifornia.com ): Hemorrhoids Center of Los Angeles (Beverly Hills), Hemorrhoids ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:1/19/2017)... , Jan. 19, 2017 The U.S. Food and ... Chronic Idiopathic Constipation (CIC) in adult patients. ... gastrointestinal disorders," said Julie Beitz , M.D., director of ... for Drug Evaluation and Research. "With the availability of new ... treatment for their condition." ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... 2017  Stealth BioTherapeutics Inc. ( Stealth ), a ... today announced new additions to its senior leadership team: ... Officer, and Daniel Geffken as interim Chief ... Carr , Pharm.D. has been promoted to Chief Clinical ... welcome Doug and Daniel to our management team, as ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... 2017 James Gilbart ... Haematology, 2016;12(Suppl 2):3-8; http://www.touchoncology.com/articles/optimising-clinical-outcomes-gastrointestinal-cancers-through-inhibiting-angiogenesis-and ... ... Published recently in a supplement to European Oncology ... an article by James Gilbart and ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: