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- Health officials worried about possible resurgence of HIV-AIDS. // Gay & Lesbian Times;5/15/2003, Issue 803, p32
Reports on the worries of health officials about possible resurgence of HIV-AIDS in Hawaii.
- AIDS and Africa - when will the epidemic level off. L�yt�nen, Markku // Fennia;2003, Vol. 181 Issue 1, p1
Discusses the epidemic of AIDS and HIV infection in Africa. Spread of the epidemic worldwide; Percentage of populations in subSaharan African countries that are infected of HIV; Importance of reliable statistics on the spread of AIDS and HIV infections in planning and modelling on when the...
- HIV/AIDS. // Background Notes on Countries of the World: South Africa;Jun2005, p9
Provides information on the increasing number of HIV/AIDS cases in South Africa. Percentage of the 15-49 year old population infected by HIV in the country; Estimated number of new infections that occur each day in South Africa; Cost of the epidemic by 2010; Sectors that will be severely...
- A Model for Fighting AIDS. Cristol, Hope // Futurist;Nov/Dec2003, Vol. 37 Issue 6, p11
Discusses the efforts of several governments to fight against AIDS. Way Brazil's government took the AIDS threat; Reason that governments in AIDS-plagued Cambodia, Thailand, Nigeria, China and India are conflicted about how to handle the disease; Prevention strategy announced by the U.S.
- Last Chance to Halt the AIDS Train. Feizkhah, Elizabeth // Time International (South Pacific Edition);12/17/2001, Issue 50, p14
Reports on the AIDS epidemic in Papua New Guinea. How the disease is spreading rapidly; Efforts to prevent the disease through AIDS awareness campaigns; Lack of screening facilities in the region, which is why many people in the country may have the disease and not realize it.
- An anniversary without celebration? Imami, Nesrina; Kebba, Anthony; Gotch, Frances // Nature Immunology;Sep2006, Vol. 7 Issue 9, p893
The article comments on the 25th anniversary of the first AIDS case reported by the United States Centers for Disease Control, and published in the periodical "Lancet". The immunodeficiency syndrome caused by HIV is a disease of poverty and inequality. An enormous amount of research has led to...
- The AIDS Increase. Hill, Susie // Metro (NZ);Aug2004, Issue 278, p41
This article reports that the rate of HIV/AIDS infection in New Zealand is the highest it has ever been. The number of new people diagnosed with HIV in New Zealand from 2002 to 2003 jumped 38 per cent, from 136 to 188 cases. The AIDS Foundation is concerned HIV infection in men having sex with...
- NUMBERS. // Body Politic;Jul86, Issue 128, p19
Reports on the prevalence of AIDS cases in Canada as of June 12, 1986. Comparison of the number of AIDS cases in May 1985 and May 1986.
- Challenges HIV/AIDS poses on the nursing workforce in rural health setting in Vhembe district, Limpopo Province, South Africa. RAMATHUBA, DORAH URSULA; DAVHANA- MASELESELE, MASHUDU // African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation & Dan;2013 Supplement, Vol. 19 Issue S1, p23
The public health sector is burdened by large number of people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) who come for treatments. There is no known cure for the disease and moreover the epidemic has a negative impact on the workforce, productivity and services which are provided for the benefit of the...