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Decline in HIV infections stalls as Trump administration aims to end epidemic

As the Trump administration’s goal to end the HIV epidemic in the United States by 2030 rolls out, a new report reveals that a decline in HIV infections has plateaued. Between 2010 and 2013, HIV incidence in the United States significantly decreased, but

AIDS push gets mixed reviews

When President Donald Trump announced in his State of the Union address last week that his administration would launch a new push to end the AIDS epidemic in the United States, many advocates reacted skeptically. They contend the Trump administration has

Fighting AIDS domestically and globally means pushing more evidence-based services

Last week in his state of the union address the president, noting dramatic scientific progress in addressing HIV/AIDS, pledged that “Together, we will defeat AIDS in America. And beyond.” The next day the Department of Health and Human Services released a fact

Pune Woman Says Husband Infected Her With HIV Virus Through Saline

A 27-year-old woman has lodged a police complaint alleging that her doctor husband administered her an HIV-infected saline a year ago. According to the police, the woman claimed that her husband, a homoeopathic doctor, and his parents were harassing her for

Heart Patients, You Must Follow These Dietary Recommendations

Heart diseases account for one-third of all the deaths worldwide. They occur when the arteries and blood vessels which transport blood to the heart are blocked. They are blocked with the development of plaque, a waxy substance, in the arteries and

High Risk Of “Losing Control” Of AIDS Epidemic, Say Experts

The AIDS epidemic risks resurging and spiralling out of control unless billions of extra dollars are pumped into prevention and treatment, experts warned Sunday on the eve of a major world conference. An alarming rate of new infections, coupled with an

This World AIDS Day 2018, Know Your Status Through HIV Testing

World AIDS Day 2018 will be observed on December 1. This year, World AIDS day will be celebrating its 30th anniversary. The theme this year is “Know your status”. According to the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, there has been

US President Donald Trump addressed the annual State of the Union address today to a newly divided Congress that is likely to be skeptical of his agenda. He used his State of the Union address on Tuesday to call for a

Second Woman Carrying Gene-Edited Baby In China: Report

A researcher who claimed to have created the world’s first genetically-edited babies will face a Chinese police investigation, state media said Monday, as authorities confirmed that a second woman fell pregnant during the experiment. He Jiankui shocked the scientific community last

Around 100 Fresh Swine Flu Cases Recorded On Thursday In Delhi

Around 100 fresh cases of swine flu, recorded on Thursday, pushed the total number of people affected by the disease this year to 1,196, according to Directorate General of Health Services. So far, only one swine flu death that occurred on