When Will We Eradicate HIV/AIDS—Or Will We Ever? - Esquire.com

Some mathematical models suggest that in 1981, when Dr. Michael Gottlieb first reported a mysterious disease he saw in five patients, more than 250,000 Americans had already been infected with HIV. Today, 36.7 million people live with HIV/AIDS ...

Government of Canada announces progress and new investments to eliminate HIV/AIDS as a public health threat - Canada NewsWire (press release)

OTTAWA, Dec. 1, 2016 /CNW/ - HIV is a serious but preventable disease that continues to pose a public health risk for Canadians. Today, on World AIDS Day, the Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Health, announced Canada's progress in reaching the ...

For one Egyptian with HIV, the stigma is too much to bear - Medical Xpress

In this Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016 photo, Ahmed, who is living with HIV, rests at the office of the Roaya Association for Integrated Development, the largest of the few groups in Egypt that look after people living with HIV. Ahmed spoke to The …more.

Significant progress against HIV epidemic in Africa - Science Daily

Date: December 1, 2016; Source: Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health; Summary: HIV 90-90-90 goals are in reach in Zimbabwe, Malawi, and Zambia, say researchers, adding that new infections are falling. The percent of the population ...

NIH Statement on World AIDS Day 2016 - National Institutes of Health (press release)

This year, the world marked the 35th anniversary of the first published reports of what would come to be known as HIV/AIDS. This disease has wrought enormous suffering and devastation and caused more than 35 million deaths. Yet today, thanks to ...

On World AIDS Day, UNICEF warns of sharp rise in new HIV infections among adolescents - UN News Centre

Young people play an “HIV knowledge” board game at an event to promote sexual and reproductive health among adolescents supported by the China Center for Health Education and UNICEF China. Photo: UNICEF/Xia Yong ...

How Young Gay Men Are At The Frontline Of AIDS Prevention In China - Huffington Post

Students look at HIV testing kits in a vending machine in a university in Chengdu, Sichuan Province, China. Young gay men are the frontline of China's battle to prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS, with new cases occurring at one of the fastest rates of any ...

World AIDS Day: The fight is still on - Nature Middle East

On this World AIDS Day, the Arab world has to remember that despite having a low prevalence of HIV and AIDS, prevention efforts need to be dramatically scaled up. Pakinam Amer. © Nature Middle East Enlarge image It's World AIDS Day, and the entire ...

HIV-positive young man is hosting talk show to educate - Chinadaily USA

The 2016 World AIDS Day on Thursday will be a bit different for Liu Shi, a 24-year-old gay man, who is HIV-positive. He will host a talk show about his own experience and HIV/AIDS prevention in a temporary glass room set up in a plaza in Sanlitun, a ...