NN: treatment, prevention, and demographics

Medical News Today (July 31): A new combination of medicines may help patients with a drug-resistant strain of HIV.

Kaiser Network (July 31): Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister Truong Vinh Trong called local governments to prioritize HIV/AIDS prevention efforts, especially among injection drug users.

Kaiser Network (July 30): A new campaign aims at raising awareness of HIV/AIDS prevention among China’s migrant workers.

BBC News (July 29): The BBC discusses the closing of a care center for people living with HIV/AIDS, in the context of a changing epidemic in Britain.

BBC News (July 29): Brazil has seen an increase of HIV infection among older adults.  This article looks at that reality, especially as it affects married men and women.

BBC News (July 29): A South African MP has stirred controversy by calling “all Muslim couples to have a compulsory HIV test before marriage.”

Medical News Today (July 29): The Alabama Department of Public Health is offering a program to allow severely ill HIV/AIDS patients to receive quality treatment at home. 


~ by h.e.g. on July 31, 2008.

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