User: spoornim Topic: Health
Category: AIDS
Last updated: Jul 23 2017 03:47 IST RSS 2.0
 
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‘India has taken its foot off the pedal’ 22.7.2017 Hindu: S & T
In AIDS fight, India has the resources and the expertise. It needs the political commitment
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Trading away health 22.7.2017 Hindu: Home
Hyderabad, the historic ‘City of Pearls,’ well known as the hub of the Indian pharmaceuticals industry, ranks third globally in terms of its production volume, with a turnover of ₹18 billion a year.
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HIV and cancer teams double up to seek out new disease killers 22.7.2017 TOI: Intl Business
HEALTH-HIV/CANCER:HIV and cancer teams double up to seek out new disease killers
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HIV and cancer teams double up to seek out new disease killers 22.7.2017 DNA: Health
Scientists are trying to explore the options to see whether advances in harnessing the immune system against cancer can help the search for a cure for AIDS.
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India drags feet over HIV-DR survey 22.7.2017 DNA: Mumbai
Armed with three empty pill bottles, Khem Chand, 48, is seen sitting in a queue of hundreds of patients at Lok Nayak Hospital's Anti-Retroviral Therapy (ART) centre. Chand realised that he was HIV positive in 2007. Since he has been on medication that has stopped working twice around. Chand is harrowed as he is on third-line drugs. "What if I develop resistance to these now? There is no drug which can keep me healthy. I am hanging on to my last hope now," he says. While the UNAIDS 2017 report estimated that up to 62,000 HIV patients in India died last year, National AIDS Control Organisation (NACO) has barely kept record of 15,500 patients on whom first-line drugs have stopped working and 125 patients on whom second-line drugs have stopped working. Such patients have developed drug resistance and are vulnerable to die. There are no records of status or treatment of over 46,000 HIV patients and how they are faring. Out of the over twelve lakh registered patients, 9,97,869 patients are on ART medication, ...
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Capsules 21.7.2017 BusinessLine - Pulse
Regulatory actionMHRA alert on hip implantsThe Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) in the UK has updated its precautionary guidance to healthcare professionals on metal-on-metal...
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More education, fewer child brides mean healthier children 21.7.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Over 13 million adolescent girls between 10 and 19 years were married in India in 2011, according to census data, but fewer literate women were married as children or had children early compared to those who were illiterate, according to an analysis by Child Rights and You (CRY), a Mumbai-based child rights nonprofit.
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Girls, not brides: How education can end child marriage, early pregnancy 21.7.2017 Latest News
Lack of education tampers with ability to refuse sex with a partner or to ask him to use a condom
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HIV drug resistance could undermine progress in AIDS battle - WHO 20.7.2017 DNA: Health
Rising levels of resistance to HIV drugs could undermine promising progress against the global AIDS epidemic if effective action is not taken early, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Thursday.
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HIV drug resistance could undermine progress in AIDS battle: WHO 20.7.2017 DNA: Health
Rising levels of resistance to HIV drugs could undermine promising progress against the global AIDS epidemic if effective action is not taken early, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Thursday.
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Here's how HIV disparities among women can be driven down 20.7.2017 New Kerala: World News
Washington D.C. [USA], Jul 20 : Interventions that promote healthier sexual behaviour among black women and Latinas can help prevent HIV infections, according to a recent study.
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Here's how HIV disparities among women can be driven down 20.7.2017 DNA: Health
Researcher Tiffiany Aholou and colleagues from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and ICF International, Atlanta, GA co-authored the article entitled ?
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TB control: India has been skipping these 6 of WHO's 16 key guidelines 20.7.2017 News
Diagnosis and drug-resistant treatment are the two critical areas where India has lagged
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GeneXpert for Tuberculosis can detect viral load in HIV: Study 19.7.2017 DNA: Health
Results on GeneXpert can be obtained in a day which isn't the case with TaqMan Assay machine
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Warning! Your job can cause tooth decay 18.7.2017 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
Your dietary habits have a major role to play in maintaining your dental health.
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The playboy President and women's health 17.7.2017 All International Stories
Trump has replaced Bush as the president most hostile to reproductive rights
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'It's raining needles': Drug crisis creates pollution threat 17.7.2017 TimesOfIndia
People, often children, risk getting stuck by discarded needles, raising the prospect they could contract blood-borne diseases such as hepatitis or HIV or be exposed to remnants of heroin or other drugs.
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CoNE, Jail authorities to provide free Hep-C treatment to jail inmates 15.7.2017 Kangla Online
CoNE, Jail authorities to provide free Hep-C treatment to jail inmates
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Charlie Sheen 'living the vegan life' 15.7.2017 TOI: All Headlines
Charlie Sheen 'living the vegan life'
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CoNE, Jail authorities to provide free Hep-C treatment to jail inmates 15.7.2017 Manipur: E-Pao
CoNE, Jail authorities to provide free Hep-C treatment to jail inmates
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