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AIDS pandemic at 'beginning of the end,' say campaigners A World AIDS Day report says we have reached a tipping point in the global AIDS pandemic with more people signing up for life-saving AIDS treatment than becoming newly infected.
Medical News Today | Dec 1, 2014 11:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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'Gray Thursday' makes for smoother Friday shopping Those hunting for bargains at Minnesota retailers Friday morning found that Black Friday's steady slide back into Thanksgiving Day made for smoother shopping. By sunrise Friday, it was clear that the post-Thanksgiving ...
Yahoo! News | Nov 28, 2014 9:05 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Antiretroviral therapy enrollment and outcomes among HIV-infected adolescents and young adults compared with older adults - seven African countries Adolescent and young adult antiretroviral therapy (ART) enrollees, aged 15-24 years, in seven African countries were mostly female, unemployed, unmarried, commonly pregnant, and had significantly...
Medical News Today | Nov 28, 2014 10:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Provision of antiretroviral therapy for HIV-positive TB patients - 19 countries, sub-Saharan Africa, 2009-2013 All HIV-positive tuberculosis (TB) patients should receive antiretroviral therapy, which reduces the incidence of HIV-associated TB and reduces mortality among HIV-positive TB patients.
Medical News Today | Nov 28, 2014 10:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
New transport system for DNA vaccines could help treat HIV, malaria, HPV and other major illnesses A new hybrid vehicle is under development.Its performance isn't measured by the distance it travels, but rather the delivery of its cargo: vaccines that contain genetically engineered DNA to...
Medical News Today | Nov 28, 2014 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
HIV not under control among most infected Americans A new study finds that in most infected Americans, HIV levels are not in check, including in the majority of those who know they have the virus.
Medical News Today | Nov 26, 2014 11:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
In animal model, masking HIV target cells prevents viral transmission Cloaking immune cells with antibodies that block T cell trafficking to the gut can substantially reduce the risk of viral transmission in a non-human primate model of HIV infection, scientists report.
Medical News Today | Nov 26, 2014 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Delaying ART in patients with HIV reduces likelihood of restoring CD4 counts A larger percentage of patients with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) achieved normalization of CD4+ T-cell counts when they started antiretroviral therapy (ART) within 12 months of the estimated...
Medical News Today | Nov 25, 2014 10:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Fetal hearts can be damaged by anti-HIV medicines A study by a Wayne State University and Children's Hospital of Michigan, Detroit Medical Center research team is shedding new light on the troubling question of whether the drugs often given to...
Medical News Today | Nov 25, 2014 09:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Why some people may be immune to HIV-1 holds promise for new therapies Doctors have long been mystified as to why HIV-1 rapidly sickens some individuals, while in others the virus has difficulties gaining a foothold.
Medical News Today | Nov 25, 2014 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend