South Africa: National Development Plan to Curb New HIV Infections - AllAfrica.com

Pretoria — South Africa is hard at work to meet its target of zero new HIV infections by the year 2030. Currently, about seven million people are living with HIV and Aids in South Africa and 50% of them are receiving antiretroviral (ARV) treatment ...

Using traditional Chinese medicine to treat Aids - BBC News

China's central government has announced a plan to double the use of traditional Chinese medicine in order to treat Aids patients. The announcement was included in a broad five year plan to deal with half a million people in China living with HIV and Aids.

Daily Number - NJ Spotlight

Today is National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, and while undeniable progress has been made nationally and in New Jersey preventing and controlling the virus, statistics indicate just how much needs to be done. Of the 37,000 people with HIV living in ...

Conversation about HIV awareness - Selma Times-Journal

Selma AIR, Inc. has partnered with the Organpi Farmhouse Café to host a conversation about HIV and its impact on African-American women in recognition of National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day on Feb. 7 from 5:30 pm until 7:30 pm. “This event will ...

Social media said to deter AIDS prevention - ecns

Wider use of social media, especially networking and dating tools for the gay community, has made controlling HIV/AIDS in China more difficult, according to a new government document. While China is a low-prevalence country for HIV/AIDS, the country ...

Free testing on National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day - KTNV Las Vegas

Copyright 2015 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. AP IMAGES. AP IMAGES. Show Caption Hide Caption. Previous Next. The Southern Nevada Health District is offering free ...

Zim on track to meet HIV/Aids global targets - Chronicle

Zimbabwe is on course to meeting the HIV and Aids United Nations global targets aimed at increasing the number of HIV positive people who know their status, the number of people on treatment and the number of those with an undetectable level of HIV by ...

CDC dispels rumor of easy health coverage for HIV-positive foreigners - Taipei Times

A report circulating on the Internet that foreigners can come to Taiwan for National Health Insurance-covered (NHI) HIV/AIDS treatment after living in the nation for two years is not true, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) said yesterday. The ...

Black Americans Still Undertreated for HIV - Satellite PR News (press release)

FRIDAY, Feb. 3, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Although progress has been made, blacks in America are still being hit harder by HIV/AIDS, a new report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says. The CDC study found that of more than ...

China sees huge increase in HIV among elderly males - gbtimes

China has included citizens over 60 into its AIDS/HIV prevention priority list for the first time. (Photo: China News Service). Tags: health · disease · medicine · HIV · AIDS · population · elderly population · China Flash · twitter · facebook · google ...

CDC denies rumors about treatment of foreign HIV/AIDS patients - Focus Taiwan News Channel

Taipei, Feb. 6 (CNA) Most foreign nationals with HIV/AIDS do not meet the stringent conditions enforced by Taiwan's health insurance system to receive treatment, an official at the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) said on Monday. CDC Deputy ...