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Top Stories on TheBodyPRO.com: October 10, 2017

Top Stories on TheBodyPRO.com: October 10, 2017 How to Reverse Implicit Bias in HIV Care: 6 Steps to Take Today We caught up with speakers and presenters at a major HIV community meeting to learn how HIV care providers can uncover and remove the harm of bias in their work. Read more TheBodyPRO.com on TwitterFor […]

AIDSMAP UPDATE – OCTOBER 2017

Friday 27 October 2017 Contents London clinic’s 90% drop in infections could be replicated elsewhere Dual protease inhibitor-based therapy provides effective maintenance treatment New EACS guidelines on co-morbidities Cure research: mixed results for ABX464 New website: PrEP in Europe Download our news app to keep up to date Support our work London clinic’s 90% drop […]

Move Delete Spam More aidsmap news: News from the 9th IAS Conference on HIV Science (IAS 2017

News from IAS 2017 International study of gay couples reports no transmissions from an HIV-positive partner on treatment A study of 343 gay couples, where one partner had HIV and the other did not, has not found a single case of HIV transmission in 16,889 acts of condomless anal sex, the 9th International AIDS Society […]

Monthly shot could be the ‘next revolution’ in HIV therapy, replacing daily pills

By Ariana Eunjung Cha July 24 The 9th International AIDS Society conference has drawn thousands of researchers to Paris this week. (Francois Guillot/AFP/Getty Images) HIV/AIDS is no longer the death sentence it once was, but maintaining the strict regimen required to keep the virus at bay — one or more pills daily — still poses a […]

NAM AIDS MAP – 9TH IAS SCIENTIFIC AIDS CONFERENCE – PARIS FRANCE JULY 2017

Having trouble reading this email? View it in your browser Thursday 27 July 2017 Contents PrEP for adolescents in southern Africa Injectable PrEP First-line treatments for HIV, viral hepatitis, TB don’t cost more than $90 to make – so why pay more? Male medical circumcision: benefits for women? Side-effects of commonly used drugs New option […]

NAM AIDS MAP – 9TH IAS SCIENTIFIC AIDS CONFERENCE – PARIS FRANCE JULY 2017

Having trouble reading this email? View it in your browser Wednesday 26 July 2017 Contents HIV vaccine study to start this year WHO recommends starting ART within a week of diagnosis with HIV PrEP still effective with intermittent use Reaching the 90-90-90 target: testing gap in young people and men Integrase inhibitors safe to use […]

NAM AIDS MAP – 9TH IAS CONFERENCE 2017 PARIS FRANCE

Having trouble reading this email? View it in your browser Tuesday 25 July 2017 Contents International study of gay couples reports no transmissions from an HIV-positive partner on treatment Child has controlled HIV despite being off therapy for 8.5 years Experimental integrase inhibitor bictegravir does well in clinical trial Hepatitis C treatment feasible and effective […]

NEWS FROM THE IAS CONFERENCE ON HIV SCIENCE – PARIS FRANCE – JULY 23 -26

Achieving the 90-90-90 target Michel Sidibé at IAS 2017. Photo by Marcus Rose/IAS. The 9th International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Science (IAS 2017) opened in Paris with the excellent news that the world is on track to meet the 90-90-90 targets for HIV treatment, by 2020. More than half of people living with HIV […]

NAM AIDS UPDATE JULY 19 2017

19 July 2017 High rate of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in people living with HIV High rate of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in people living with HIV Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is an umbrella term for a range of liver conditions caused by a build-up of fat in the liver. It is defined by […]

THEBODY PRO UPDATE – JUNE 13TH 2017

Top Stories on TheBodyPRO.com: June 13, 2017 The Power of Positive Thinking Could Help Lower Viral Load The power of positive thinking might extend well beyond emotional well-being to include physical benefits such as lower viral load in people with HIV, according to new research. Read more Tweet us! For even more of the latest […]