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Yerkes researchers propose ambitious new strategies for AIDS vaccine research

... explored in the development of an effective aids vaccine. Based on studying simian ... they propose an additional new approach to the aids vaccine research agenda in a commentary featured ... novel "out of the box" approach for developing an aids vaccine. "Developing an ...

GeoVax Labs, Inc. Announces Six Month 2009 Financial Results and Provides Operational Update

... each year. Globally, there are about 2.5 million aids infections per year, most primarily involving ... UNAIDS reported 1.3 million people living with aids in North America and 33.2 million people living with aids worldwide. Presently, there is little to prevent ...

Scientists ID First Human With Gorilla Strain of HIV

... time, researchers have found evidence that the aids virus traveled from gorilla to human, another ... country of Cameroon carried a strain of the aids virus that is closely related to a similar virus ... president of research with the Foundation for aids Research (AmFAR) in New York City. "HIV continues ...

AIDS patients face higher risk of HPV-related cancers as immunosuppression grows

... cancers is greater for people living with aids and increases with increasing immunosuppression, ... for almost 500,000 persons diagnosed with aids between 1980 and 2004 to estimate risks for ... of these cancers by counting CD4 T-cells at aids onset. Incidence was compared across three ...

Hearing Aid Savings Galore

... AidRight Hearing aids issues updated guide ... save hundreds of dollars on new digital hearing aids need look no further. AidRight Hearing aids announces the release of their updated Hearing ...

Los Angeles County Launches Its Most Comprehensive Campaign Ever to Encourage HIV Testing

... County, Department of Public Health's Office of aids Programs and Policy is launching its most ... The campaign cleverly twists the familiar red aids ribbon into a question mark with an arrow ... www.EraseDoubt.org . The combination of the aids ribbon and the question mark imply doubt about ...

AIDS-like Illness Found in African Chimps

... of African chimp can develop the equivalent of aids when infected with an HIV-like virus, a finding ... get sick. The finding allows an examination of aids "from a different angle," said study co-author ... said were consistent with the end stages of aids in humans. Chimps appear to transmit the ...

Advocates for Health Millennium Development Goals Unite to Demand World Leaders Honor Funding Commitments

... Julio Montaner, President of the International aids Society. The global economic downturn is ... made for 2010 including: for Universal Access to aids treatment, prevention, and care; full funding for ... The U.S. President's Emergency Fund for aids Relief (PEPFAR) has been flat funded for three ...

JACQUES Initiative Joins Maryland AIDS Administration to Extend HIV Testing to the Faith-Based Community

... of Medicine, in partnership with the Maryland aids Administration, several local faith-based and ... and counseling training sponsored by the Maryland aids Administration and supported by the JACQUES ... Wakhweya, Deputy Director of the Maryland DHMH aids Administration . "We thank the JACQUES Initiative ...

JACQUES Initiative Joins Maryland AIDS Administration to Extend HIV Testing to the Faith-Based Community

... of Medicine, in partnership with the Maryland aids Administration, several local faith-based and ... and counseling training sponsored by the Maryland aids Administration and supported by the JACQUES ... Wakhweya, Deputy Director of the Maryland DHMH aids Administration . "We thank the JACQUES Initiative ...

Shifting Scientific, Health Priorities and Global Economic Downturn Impact Investment in HIV Prevention R&D

... to 2008 , was released at the 5(th) International aids Society Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment ... R&D received much lower levels of funding. aids vaccine research declined for the first time ... sustained support from a range of funders. The aids epidemic shows no signs of slowing, and the ...

BD/PEPFAR Lab-Strengthening Initiative Marks Progress in Fight Against HIV/AIDS and TB in Sub-Saharan Africa

... between the U.S. President's Emergency Plan for aids Relief (PEPFAR) and BD (Becton, Dickinson and ... said Ambassador Eric Goosby, U.S. Global aids Coordinator. "We must support country-led ... their progress report at the 5th International aids Society Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment ...

Justice Department Releases New Fact Sheet on the Rights of Persons With HIV or AIDS to Obtain Occupational Training and State Licensing

... relating to admitting individuals with HIV or aids to occupational training schools and granting ... care assistance. Persons with HIV and aids unfortunately still face obstacles in obtaining ... training schools so that individuals with HIV or aids have an equal opportunity to pursue these ...

FAIR CEO Blasts Kaiser Foundation & Public Agenda HIV/AIDS Study Results as "Absolute Nonsense"

... rare diseases or hepatitis C, which kills more aids patients than aids does? Clearly not." Darling continued, ... efforts of pharmaceutical companies, Hollywood aids activists and non-profit organizations such as ...

Brazil proves developing countries can use generic medicines to fight HIV/AIDS epidemic

... effort to treat people living with HIV and aids shows that developing countries can successfully ... has proved it is possible to treat people with aids in developing countries," said lead author Amy ... resulting in significant changes in global aids policy. That effort, Nunn said, has had a wide ...

Ugandan Medical Male Circumcision Program Launched to Prevent HIV Transmission

... Authority, Kayunga District Hospital, Uganda aids Control Program, Uganda aids Commission, and the U.S. government commemorated ... is funded using President's Emergency Plan for aids Relief (PEPFAR) country operational funding. ...

Global AIDS Alliance Calls on President Obama to Honor His Campaign Promises on Global AIDS and Education

... eve of President Obama's visit to Ghana, Global aids Alliance executive director Dr. Paul Zeitz called ... impact of his broken campaign promises on global aids and education, especially in Africa, and to honor ... of US$3.3 billion in U.S. support for global aids funding through U.S. ...

World Financial Crisis and AIDS Backlash Threaten Lives

... significant additional funds to ensure that aids treatment and prevention programs for millions of ... the global economic crisis has already disrupted aids treatment programmes in eight countries and is ... Many of those people will die. We cannot allow aids backlash or the current economic situation to be ...

(RED)ZONES Launch at First U2 360 Degrees Concert in Barcelona

... sales going to the Global Fund to help fund aids programs in Africa. "We're really proud and ... they can get involved in both helping eliminate aids in Africa through (RED) and fighting extreme ... their fans to raise awareness for the issue of aids in Africa. About (RED)(TM) and ...

Too Few Americans Get HIV Test Early Enough

... of those diagnosed with HIV were diagnosed with aids within a year, and 6.7 percent were diagnosed with aids over the next two years. Since progression from HIV to aids typically takes about 10 years without treatment, ...

New Media-Led Effort Responds to AIDS Crisis in Black America

... GREATER THAN aids Promotes Unity, Power of Community ... to mobilize Black Americans in response to aids and promote specific calls-to-action to prevent ... reduce the further spread of HIV. Greater Than aids - a multi-faceted campaign presented under a ...

YWCAs to Mark National HIV Testing Day on June 27

... their zip codes to KNOWIT (566948). Since aids is a leading cause of death for young Black women ... of the disproportionate impact of HIV and aids on women of color. "YWCA regards the higher prevalence of HIV and aids among young Black and Latina women compared to ...

Anglo American's Coal Division in South Africa Wins Global Business Coalition Award for top International Workplace HIV and AIDS Programme

... workplace program focused on tackling HIV and aids in South Africa. Anglo American is South Africa's ... (WHO) and The Global Fund. HIV and aids is having a major impact on millions of lives in ... "We have been dedicated to the issue of HIV and aids since the 1990's and thanks to great leadership, ...

HIV 'Atlas' Shows Virus Targeting Minorities

... of danger closest to home. "If we think of the aids pandemic as a global wildfire, the way that you ... spots," said Michael Weinstein, president of the aids Healthcare Foundation. "The reality right now is ... Quality Forum; Michael Weinstein, president, aids Healthcare Foundation ...

Online Store Offers Affordable Digital Hearing Aids For Baby Boomers

... MyHearPod.com provides digital hearing aids for a reduced price by allowing the customer to service and clean the hearing aids themselves. (PRWEB) ... the expenses involved in getting the ear hearing aids they need. MyHearPod.com has opened up ...

Protest: AHF to Renew Call for California 'Condoms in Porn' Law at Larry Flynt's Hustler/Hollywood Store

... industry recently tested positive for HIV, aids Healthcare Foundation (AHF) will host a press ... mainstay of the San Fernando Valley economy. aids Healthcare Foundation, the US' largest non-profit ... Avenue) Who: Michael Weinstein, aids Healthcare Foundation, President ...

Travis McCoy, Lead Vocalist & Songwriter of Alternative Hip Hop Band Gym Class Heroes, Travels to South Africa, Philippines and India as MTV International's 2009 Staying Alive Foundation Ambassador

... to raise awareness about youth driven HIV and aids prevention initiatives. The ambitious ... along the way for release on December 1st, World aids Day. McCoy has also set up a dedicated ... from those running the grass-roots HIV and aids prevention projects in their respective ....

Celebrities Come Together to Fight Pediatric AIDS

... Disney to Benefit the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric aids Foundation LOS ANGELES, June 9 /PRNewswire/ ... in support of the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric aids Foundation. More than 80 of Hollywood's ... 20-year history of battling pediatric aids and helping children and families around the ...

PHOENIX-AHF/Magic Johnson HIV Testing Caravan & Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS to Host Free HIV Testing Event at 'Off Chute Too'

... 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cumulative aids Cases in ARIZONA 1.1% of US total (10,975 aids cases through 2007, per CDC) What: ... 323.377.4312 In an effort to boost aids awareness and HIV prevention and testing efforts ...

More Than 80 Celebrities to Come Together at the 20th Anniversary A Time for Heroes Celebrity Carnival Sponsored by Disney to Benefit the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation

... -- a benefit for the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric aids Foundation. Each year, Hollywood's best-known ... game booths to raise funds to fight pediatric aids around the world. In addition to interacting with ... About the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric aids Foundation The Elizabeth Glaser ...

Blair Underwood to Kick off AHF's U.S. HIV Testing Caravan, Monday June 8th, 11:00 AM (PST)

... /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In an effort to boost aids awareness and HIV prevention and testing efforts ... of the hardest hit regions of the United States, aids Healthcare Foundation (AHF), the nation's largest non-profit aids organization, which currently operates the ...

'AIDS is DC's Katrina' Ad Challenges Obama to Act on U.S. Epidemic

... at HIV Prevention; Prod President Obama to Act on aids HIV Prevalence Rate in Washington ... /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Using Washington, DC's aids epidemic as the lens through which it highlights ... at HIV prevention in the United States, the aids Healthcare Foundation (AHF) , the nation's ...

Consumer Reports: Hearing Aid Shoppers Pay High Prices, Get Mediocre Fittings

... new Consumer Reports investigation into hearing aids has found that consumers pay high prices and get ... new report -- the first such report on hearing aids since 1992 -- offers a comprehensive guide to ... Reports' shoppers purchased two pairs of hearing aids each, or ...

AIDS/LifeCycle 8 to Raise $10.5 Million to Fight AIDS

... Gay & Lesbian Center and the San Francisco aids Foundation. The event also raises awareness about ... said Mark Cloutier, CEO of the San Francisco aids Foundation and one of the cyclists. "But the ... has raised approximately $50 million to fight aids since it began in 2002. "The economic ...

AIDS/LifeCycle 8 to Raise $10+ Million to Fight AIDS

... AIDS/LifeCycle, the world's largest annual aids fundraiser. The 545-mile trek is expected to ... Gay & Lesbian Center and the San Francisco aids Foundation. The event also raises awareness about ... said Mark Cloutier, CEO of the San Francisco aids Foundation and one of the cyclists. "But the ...

Thousands Rally in Anaheim to Help People With HIV/AIDS

... annual rally against HIV/AIDS. Donations from OC aids Walk 2009 reached $480,000. "More than ... with HIV/AIDS in our community. Thanks to our OC aids Walk participants, eleven nonprofit organizations ... said Phillip Yaeger, executive director/CEO of aids Services Foundation Orange County (ASF) that ...

The Ms. Foundation for Women's 21st Annual Gloria Awards: A National Salute to Women of Vision

... on the leadership team of the National Women and aids Collective, housed at the Ms. Foundation, ... co-chairs the policy workgroup for the National aids Strategy Coordinating Committee. Gina ... and the Women's Funding Network. MAC aids Fund and Executive Director Nancy Mahon , ...

Sun Shower(TM) All Natural Super Blends Now 'Light 'N Healthy'

... Vitamin E ( Antioxidant) - aids your immune system and helps with the formation ... - Helps strengthen immune system and aids in bone and teeth development. Non Fat ... Calcium (Electrolyte) - Builds strong bones and aids in muscle action. Magnesium ...

Video: NSF Enlists Renowned Women's Health Expert to 'School' America on Sleeping Smart

... sleep aids. Prescription sleep aids When taken as prescribed by a are not safe ... other drugs. Sleep - it will help me get aids should also not be taken before to sleep ... all medications, it is important to take sleep aids only as directed by a healthcare professional. ...

Global Health Advocates Call for Pan-African Voices to Speak Up

... especially on AIDS. Cutting the budget for global aids funding is tantamount to genocide, and Mr. Obama ... global health advocates, including Global aids Alliance (GAA) executive director Dr. Paul ... of US$3.3 billion in U.S. support for global aids funding through U.S. ...
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