Nigeria: 2 Million Nigerians Currently Receiving Aids Treatment - Group

[Vanguard] The National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) says about 1,090,233 people are receiving anti-retroviral drugs in Nigeria as at June this year.
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Age and HIV-related neurodegeneration; to review basic and clinical research on commonalities and differences in molecular and cellular mechanisms underpinning and neurodegenerative diseases, particularly Alzheimer's disease, and Alzheimer's-related dementias, and neurological disorders associated with HIV infection and AIDS.Air date: 5/2/2019 8:30:00 AM
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Age and HIV-related neurodegeneration: to review basic and clinical research on commonalities and differences in molecular and cellular mechanisms underpinning neurodegenerative diseases, particularly Alzheimer's disease, and Alzheimer's-related dementias, and neurological disorders associated with HIV infection and AIDS.Air date: 5/1/2019 8:30:00 AM
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SUNNYVALE, Calif. (AP) — The FBI is assisting California officials in the investigation of a motorist who appeared to deliberately plow into a group of people, injuring eight, authorities said Wednesday. Prentice Danner, a spokesman for the FBI's field office in San Francisco, said the Sunnyvale Police Department is the lead agency in the investigation but that the bureau will become more involved "if it is determined a federal crime was committed." Sunnyvale Police Cpt. Jim Choi said the driver of the car was arrested and has been identified but that his name is not being made public to avoid compromising ...
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Authors: Emlet CA, O'Brien KK, Fredriksen-Goldsen KI Abstract According to Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) data, 36.9 million people are living with HIV worldwide. Older adults, those aged 50 years and older, with HIV are increasing worldwide; however, the prevalence and incidence differ substantially across regions. The purpose of this article is to provide an overview of how HIV is impacting older adults globally, with a focus on sexual and gender minority older adults. The article is organized using the eight geographical regions from UNAIDS, with information on the prevalence and incidence a...
Source: International Journal of Aging and Human Development - Category: Geriatrics Tags: Int J Aging Hum Dev Source Type: research
Fewer than half of physicians and nurses report in a Medscape poll that they frequently have such talks with older patients who have chronic illnesses. Patients also often put off the discussions.Medscape Medical News
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(Natural News) It used to be that AIDS was widely regarded as the “gay disease.” But now it’s a transgender disease as well, with new data published by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) showing that an astounding one in seven transgender “women” are infected with HIV. According to a CDC “Dear...
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Conclusion: Subretinal endoscopic surgery can completely remove subretinal hemorrhage and fibrovascular pigment epithelial detachment including choroidal neovascularization without a large retinotomy. It also aids in the direct and detailed confirmation of subretinal lesions by ophthalmic endoscope.
Source: RETINA - Category: Opthalmology Tags: Original Study Source Type: research
What is the clinical effectiveness, acceptability and cost effectiveness of community-based models of care for treating chronic HCV?Journal of Viral Hepatitis
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news
Compromised immune function, associated with human immune deficiency virus(HIV) infection, is improved by antiretroviral therapy(ART) which also decreases bone mineral density(BMD), and possibly the quality of...
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Dolutegravir treatment does not appear to worsen pregnancy or neonatal outcomes, according to a registry study.Reuters Health Information
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news
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