Uganda: Comedy Meets Dance At #I Know HIV Concert
[Monitor] As the world marked World Aids Day at the beginning of December, Reach A Hand Uganda (RAHU), a youth empowerment organisation, delivered the message to the youth through the #iknowHIV concert that was held at Cayenne Restaurant and Longue in Bukoto.
The incidence of suicidal ideation of people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) is much higher than that of the general population. With the emergence and development of highly effective antiretroviral therapy in recent years, the life cycle and quality of life ...
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This study aimed to determine the impact of LLV on virological failure (VF) among Asian CLHIV on first-line combination antiretroviral therapy (cART). METHODS: CLHIV aged 50 copies/mL were excluded. LLV was defined as a pVL 50 to 1000 copies/mL, and VF as a single pVL>1000 copies/mL. Baseline was the time of the second pVL
Publication date: Available online 8 July 2020Source: IDCasesAuthor(s): Ahmed Eribi, Kawthar Al-Amri, Amal Al-Jabri, Alsayed Osman, Osman Mohamed Elfadil
This study involved 39 eyes that underwent vitrectomy. Best-corrected visual acuity (BCVA), CD4+ cell counts, retinal attachment rate, and prognostic factors were assessed 1, 3, and 6 months postoperatively.Results: The rate of retinal attachment at 1 month (87.2%) was higher than at 3 (82.1%) and 6 (71.8%) months. Factors significantly related with recurrent RD at 6 months were CD4+ cell count
[Citizen] Tanzania has made considerable progress in the HIV/Aids response towards attaining the UNaids 90-90-90 treatment goals with 83 per cent of Tanzanians living with HIV having known their status in 2019, says a new report.
Years ago, when I was teaching a course on nonverbal communication, I read a research report on a topic relevant to that class. It had just been published. So that day, instead of starting with the lecture I had planned, I told the students all about the new study. It is a small thing, I know, but I was proud of myself. I thought the students would appreciate having access to the most up-to-date findings in the field. Maybe some of them did. But one of the students was indignant, and she let me know it. The new findings contradicted what she had just read in the textbook I assigned for the course. She thought s...
CONCLUSIONS: Older African American women are willing to engage in discussions about whether or not to continue breast cancer screening and found decision aids helpful. PMID: 32624238 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
[Nation] Kenya is inching closer to the global target of testing, treating and virally suppressing HIV/Aids in 90 percent of its population, a new report by the United Nations Programme on HIV/Aids (UNAIDS) titled Seizing the Moment says.