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  • Article: HIV Pandemic Could Surge Again Due to 'Dangerous Complacency'
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    HIV Pandemic Could Surge Again Due to 'Dangerous Complacency'

    By Joanna Prisco|July 23, 2018

    A lack of funding, organized treatment services, and awareness is curtailing efforts. Read more

  • Article: 6,600 Young Women Were Infected With HIV Every Week in 2017
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    6,600 Young Women Were Infected With HIV Every Week in 2017

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 20, 2018

    Inequality, lack of empowerment, and violence toward women are fueling a rise in HIV infections. Read more

  • Article: Indonesia's Persecution of LGBTQ People Is Fueling an HIV Epidemic
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    Indonesia's Persecution of LGBTQ People Is Fueling an HIV Epidemic

    By Joanna Prisco|July 2, 2018

    Human Rights Watch has put the country on blast. Read more

  • Article: Hong Kong Scientists Say 'Functional Cure' for HIV Is Within Reach
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    Hong Kong Scientists Say 'Functional Cure' for HIV Is Within Reach

    June 19, 2018

    But it will still take time for the treatment to reach the masses. Read more

  • Article: How South Africa Is Tackling Its AIDS Crisis, One Test at a Time
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    How South Africa Is Tackling Its AIDS Crisis, One Test at a Time

    By Jackie Marchildon|April 16, 2018

    There are 7.1 million people living with HIV in South Africa. Read more

  • Article: This Canadian Province May Subsidize an HIV Prevention Drug
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    This Canadian Province May Subsidize an HIV Prevention Drug

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 16, 2018

    In 2016, there were 282 new HIV infections in Alberta. Read more

  • Article: Brazil Is Giving Away Free Preventative HIV Pills to 50,000 People in the Next 5 Years
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    Brazil Is Giving Away Free Preventative HIV Pills to 50,000 People in the Next 5 Years

    By Phineas Rueckert|Dec. 12, 2017

    The pills retail for over $1,600 in the United States. Read more

  • Article: This Woman Has Helped Over 12,000 Children Affected by HIV and Sexual Abuse — Despite Getting Death Threats Every Day
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    This Woman Has Helped Over 12,000 Children Affected by HIV and Sexual Abuse — Despite Getting Death Threats Every Day

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 1, 2017

    Mary Mokakha was spurred into action by the rape of a 1-month-old baby. Read more