South Africa: Mbeki Confirms He Is an Aids Denialist

[GroundUp] Once again he asks his disingenuous question: "How can a virus cause a syndrome?"
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - Category: African Health Source Type: news

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Hello, I am arguing with someone I know right now regarding financial aids. Please help me clarify So I have graduated from an undergraduate university recently and while I was attending it, I received financial aids from the government over the course of 4 years. This person that I know, is planning on going to med school (at least applying for one next year). However, she is on her 3rd year of undergraduate and I found out while she is eligible for financial aid from the government... Government Financial Aid Question
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Jeffrey Jordan/ President of the Population Reference Bureau with ICPD25 participants. Credit: Joyce Chimbi / IPSBy Joyce ChimbiNAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 13 2019 (IPS) One in five women globally lives with a disability even as they have same needs and interests as women without disabilities, their access to sexual and reproductive health services and rights remains severely limited. Delegates representing people living with disabilities at the ICPD25 Conference painted a grim picture of barriers and challenges they face. “We are perceived to be asexual and therefore offering us reproductive health information is consider...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Tags: Africa Conferences Education Featured Gender Gender Violence Headlines Health Human Rights TerraViva United Nations Women's Health ICPD25 Source Type: news
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Publication date: Available online 12 November 2019Source: European Journal of RadiologyAuthor(s): Laura Rozenblum, Fatima-Zohra Mokrane, Randy Yeh, Mathieu Sinigaglia, Florent L. Besson, Romain-David Seban, Charline Zadro, Lawrence Dierickx, Cecile N Chougnet, Ephraim Partouche, Paul Revel-Mouroz, Binsheng Zhao, Philippe Otal, Lawrence H. Schwartz, Laurent DercleAbstractThe majority of gastroenteropancreatic (GEP) neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) are diagnosed at a non-resectable stage due to non-specific clinical syndromes, late manifestations from mass effects, or incidental detection of a clinically silent disease. Managem...
Source: European Journal of Radiology - Category: Radiology Source Type: research
' A major revision'by the European AIDS Clinical Society hones in on polypharmacy and the aging HIV population.Medscape Medical News
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[263Chat] A research conducted by the Ministry of Health and Child Care has concluded that people with bilharzia have a high risk of contracting HIV, 263Chat has learnt.
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news
(Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University) A transcription factor that aids neuron function also appears to enable a cell conversion in the prostate gland that can make an already recurrent cancer even more deadly, scientists say.
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news
This study examined contrasts in financial hardship among 1419 rural and urban cancer survivors using the 2011 Medical Expenditure Panel Survey supplement – The Effects of Cancer and Its Treatment on Finances. We combined four questions, creating a measure of material financial hardship, and examined one question on financial worry. We conducted multivariable logistic regression analyses, which produced odds ratios (OR) for factors associated with financial hardship and worry, and then generated average adjusted predicted probabilities. We focused on rural and urban differences classified by metropolitan statistical ...
Source: Preventive Medicine - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: research
Background: Perinatally HIV-infected adolescents (PHIVA) are an expanding population vulnerable to loss to follow-up (LTFU). Understanding the epidemiology and factors for LTFU is complicated by varying LTFU definitions. Setting: Asian regional cohort incorporating 16 pediatric HIV services across 6 countries. Methods: Data from PHIVA (aged 10–19 years) who received combination antiretroviral therapy 2007–2016 were used to analyze LTFU through (1) an International epidemiology Databases to Evaluate AIDS (IeDEA) method that determined LTFU as>90 days late for an estimated next scheduled appointment wi...
Source: JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes - Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Implementation Science Source Type: research
Background: HIV infection potentially increases coronary artery disease and heart failure risks. However, the association between HIV infection and sudden cardiac death (SCD) has not been extensively studied. This nationwide cohort study aimed to determine SCD risks in Taiwanese patients with and without HIV infection. Methods: Adult people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) since January 1, 2003, were identified from the Taiwan Centers for Disease Control HIV surveillance system. HIV-infected individuals were defined as positive HIV-1 Western blot. A control cohort without HIV infection, matched for age and sex, was select...
Source: JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes - Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Clinical Science Source Type: research
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