The Future of AIDS
- A prescription for disaster. Clarke, Kevin // U.S. Catholic;Apr2000, Vol. 65 Issue 4, p46
Discusses why prescription drugs against AIDS are not reaching patients in Africa. Impact of AIDS on people in the United States (US); Status of HIV infection in Africa; Amount to be spent by the US to combat AIDS in Africa.
- The end of AIDS? Leland, John; Gordon, Jeanne // Newsweek;12/2/1996, Vol. 128 Issue 23, p64
Concentrates on Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) and HIV in the United States as of late 1996. The increased hope given to patients diagnosed with full-blown aids due to medications; The reminder that it is still impossible to predict the how long patients will last; The changing view...
- In The News: Mixed messages. Minton, Kirsty // Nature Reviews Immunology;Aug2002, Vol. 2 Issue 8, p542
Focuses on a United Nations report, released on July 3, 2002, regarding HIV infection around the world. Number of people infected with HIV and number of people who will die from AIDS over the next 20 years, according to the report; Statistical information on HIV infection in sub-Saharan Africa;...
- POSITIVE THINKING. GOULDING, JIMMY // Gay Community News;Jul2014, Issue 295, p52
The article reports on the launch of the "HIV: Our Responsibilities" booklet by the Positive Now and the All-Ireland Network of People Living with HIV in Dublin, Ireland.
- Success hinges on support for treatment. Hale, Peter // Nature;7/19/2001, Vol. 412 Issue 6844, p272
Focuses on the debate about setting priorities between the prevention and treatment of HIV. Measures taken for the prevention and treatment of AIDS; Position of Africans if they were to choose between prevention and treatment; Myths about HIV care.
- Support needed for nurses offering HIV counselling. Steele, Rebecca // Australian Nursing Journal;Dec2007/Jan2008, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p18
The article reports on a study which shows that nurses in the Limpopo province of South Africa are not receiving adequate support while delivering voluntary counselling and testing (VCT) services for people with HIV/AIDS. More than 300 nurses were trained to provide VCT in Limpopo Province over...
- Risk of AIDS related complex and AIDS in homosexual men with persistent HIV antigenaemia. de Wolf, F.; Goudsmit, Jaap; Paul, Deborah A.; Lange, Joep M.A.; Hooijkaas, Christa; Schellekens, Peter; Coutinho, Roel A.; van der Noordaa, Jan // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);9/5/1987, Vol. 295 Issue 6598, p569
Examines the study on the relation between HIV antigenaemia and the risk of developing AIDS. Subjects of the study; Definition of HIV antigen seropositive; Assay of serum samples; Statistics of HIV antigenemia in seropositive men; Discussion on the results.
- Another Saliva Story. Helquist, Michael // Advocate;4/1/86, Issue 443, p21
Reports on a study by David Archibald on the presence of the AIDS virus in saliva taken from people with AIDS. Presence of HIV antibodies in the saliva of people who also have HIV antibodies in their blood.
- Discrimination against people with HIV and AIDS in Poland. Danziger, Renee // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);4/30/94, Vol. 308 Issue 6937, p1145
Focuses on the discrimination against people with Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) in Poland. Increase in HIV seroprevalence; Attribution of discrimation to large extent of fear and ignorance about HIV and AIDS; Impediments to effective education...