Economic Modeling Shows Optimal HIV-Reduction Interventions Depend on the Location

Researchers identified optimal intervention combinations for six cities (one-quarter of all people with HIV in the U.S.).
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South African domestic worker Mabuyi Dlamini always dreaded the bumpy, day-long minibus journey she had to make each month to pick up her HIV medication from the nearest clinic in KwaZulu-Natal province.Reuters Health Information
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By Alfred Okiria, Project director, South Sudan ; Katherine Seaton, Communications writer/editor, IntraHealth International A nurse draws blood to test for HIV and begins counseling a client at the Saint Bakhita Health Centre in Yei, South Sudan. Photo by Trevor Snapp for IntraHealth International.October 21, 2021What does it take to keep HIV services available despite limited resources, political unrest and violence, and a pandemic?For Alfred Okiria, IntraHealth International’s project director for theStrengthening National Capacity for Integrated HIV/AIDS Health Data Collection, Use, and Dissemination in Supp...
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JVC has launched a new CL-S600 6-megapixel monitor for diagnostic radiology.Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Hyper Vision readies launch of augmented reality headset Volpara forms partnership with RevealDx JVC debuts new display for imaging JVC Kenwood aids Turkish Radiological Society Totoku adopts JVC brand
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This report describes surveillance of an outbreak of Pediatric HIV in Ratodero, Pakistan.
Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report - Category: American Health Tags: HIV/AIDS HIV/AIDS and STDs MMWR Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report Outbreaks Pediatric Patients Source Type: news
This report describes HIV prevalence among persons who inject drugs during 2018.
Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report - Category: American Health Tags: HIV/AIDS HIV/AIDS and STDs MMWR Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report Source Type: news
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We present findings from the nationally representative Zimbabwe Population–based HIV Impact Assessment that characterize Zimbabwe's progress toward the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS 90-90-90 targets. Design: We conducted a cross-sectional household survey. Methods: Consenting adults and children in the household were eligible to participate in Zimbabwe Population–based HIV Impact Assessment (October 2015–August 2016). Participants completed face-to-face interviews and provided blood for HIV, CD4, viral load, and syphilis testing. Viral load suppression (VLS) was defined as HIV RNA
Source: JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes - Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Epidemiology Source Type: research
ConclusionWe have identified the post-zygotic p.Ser171Phe NLRC4 variant as a plausible cause of the disease in the enrolled patient. Functional and structural studies clearly support for the first time itsgain-of-function behavior consistent with previously reported NLRC4 pathogenic variants. These novel evidences should be considered in the diagnostic workup of patients with uncharacterized AID starting during adulthood.
Source: Arthritis and Rheumatology - Category: Rheumatology Authors: Tags: BRIEF REPORT Source Type: research
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH) is seeking nominations for membership on the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS (PACHA). PACHA provides advice, information, and recommendations to the Secretary of HHS regarding programs and policies intended to promote effective prevention and care of HIV infection and AIDS. Nominations are due by January 3, 2022.
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Healthy sexual behavior is critical for controlling the HIV/AIDS epidemic among university students, particularly in regions with increasing infection rates among university students in China.
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