UT School of Public Health researchers develop game for HIV+ youth
HOUSTON (June 22, 2009) Researchers at The University of Texas School of Public Health have developed a game for HIV-positive youth, +CLICK, designed to reduce secondary transmission of the virus.
+CLICK was developed by Christine Markham, Ph.D., and Ross Shegog, Ph.D., assistant professors ...
Denial of Care for HIV+ Detainees 'Unacceptable,' Says AHF
LOS ANGELES, Dec. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On the heels of today's
Human Rights Watch report descrying the treatment of HIV-positive immigrant
detainees, AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) today criticized the U.S.
Department of Homeland Security (DHS) for its callous disregard for the
Zinc reduces morbidity due to diarrhea in HIV+ children
According to new research, published in November - December issue of the prestigious journal Lancet, zinc supplementation should be used as adjunct therapy for children with HIV-1 infection // , since it cuts the chance of diarrhea and pneumonia without risking deterioration of HIV
New Clinical Study Presented at the Society for Critical Care Medicine Shows Value of Pulse CO-Oximetry(TM) to Identify Acquired Methemoglobinemia
...nderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville, TN, found that 32% of hiv+
positive patients receiving chronic Dapsone therapy, a commonly used antimi...h methemoglobin blood levels ( > 3%) when compared to a control group of hiv+
positive patients not receiving Dapsone.(1) Dapsone has been shown to caus...
MTV's Staying Alive Marks Ten Years of Empowering Young People in Their Fight against HIV and AIDS
... MTV GLOBALLY PREMIERES ORIGINAL hiv+
/ AIDS PROGRAMMING ON WORLD AIDS
HOUR LONG S...n time of day. 30 million people are infected
globally out of which nearly 12 million young peop...heart of the matter; placing real-life accounts of hiv+
AIDS in the spotlight. It does so without shyi...
Bill Clinton and Other Leaders Call For 'Renewal of Battle Against AIDS' in the United States at Democratic Convention
... very important -- a
renewal of the battle against hiv+
and AIDS here at home."
Clinton's comments came ... of the
National Association of People Living with hiv+
(NAPWA), was encouraged by
the focus on the import...chieving concrete
outcomes, including bringing the hiv+
infection rate down and increasing
access to care,...
Tibotec Pharmaceuticals a Respectful Partner to HIV Community in Pricing of Novel New HIV NNRTI, INTELENCE
"The efficacy that INTELENCE (TMC125/etravirine) has shown in the DUET
studies is impressive. INTELENCE is an important new hiv+
for the first time, re-opens the NNRTI class to patients with
NNRTI-resistant virus," stated Donna Christian-Chistensen, MD, Chair of...
A New Year, A New Opportunity: Metropolitan Community Church Leaders Urge Faith Leaders to Address HIV and Crystal Meth Use Among LGBT Youth
...91, Kharma Amos
dressed up as a condom to pass out hiv+
prevention materials in Tulsa, OK.
(Photo: ht...y are determined to spark important dialogue about hiv+
meth use in the LGBT community.
To...iving in a time where the
intersection of meth and hiv+
Amos believes the problem is com...
An Exclusive Restaurant to Appease the Culinary Needs of HIV/AIDS Patients
Setting aside all inhibitions to maintain a contact with people suffering with dreaded diseases, Aadhar (or, Base), a charitable trust, is running a restaurant that caters nutritious food for the HIV/AIDS patients here.
Managed by HIV+ individuals, Aadhar has been running the restaurant as co...
Karnataka Wants to Make HIV Screening Mandatory for Couple Before Marriage
...edies blood tests could be made mandatory, he suggested.
According to the latest estimates, Karnataka has more than five lakh people affected with hiv+
and AIDS and the numbers are growing in rural areas. Twenty districts, several of them in north Karnataka have highly prevalence with affected persons...