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Prevention of Mother-to-Child HIV Transmission Update
PEPFAR is supporting countries to achieve the goal of eliminating new pediatric HIV infections by 2015 while keeping mothers alive. ...
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HPV Vaccine May Benefit HIV-Infected Women
The researchers tested for the presence of 41 of more than 100 existing types of HPV virus, including 13 high-risk types. ...
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ACRIA, GMHC and SAGE Congratulate Global Fund’s New Leader
Three prominent leaders of LGBT and HIV/AIDS organizations have joined together to praise the appointment of Dr. Mark Dybul as the Executive Director of the Global Fund. ...
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ACRIA Raises Concerns About In-Home HIV Testing
It is estimated that half of all new infections in the U.S. arise from those who are unaware that they have HIV, and one of the best tools available to lower transmission is to make testing broadly available. ...
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FDA Approves First Over-the-Counter Home Use HIV Test Kit
OraQuick In-Home HIV Test, the first over-the-counter, self-administered HIV test kit to detect the presence of antibodies to human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) and type 2 (HIV-2). ...
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BABES Network-YWCA Free HIV/AIDS Health Screening
In honor of National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day on March 8, BABES Network-YWCA will hold its second annual Health and Wellness Fair featuring free health screenings from 4-8pm. ...
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New Options from HealthCare​.gov Helps Same-Sex Couples Find Coverage
Americans are now able to use HealthCare.gov to search specifically for insurance plans that include coverage for domestic partners, HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius announced Tuesday. The Health Plan Finder tool ...
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National Institutes of Health Announce Clinical Trials Website Hub
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has created a new website, NIH Clinical Research Trials and You to help people learn more about clinical trials, why they matter, and how ...
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