Part 1: #AgeingHIV: Glory days, (s)he ain’t never had

Posted on April 18, 2016 at 9:01 am

Let’s face it, in today’s society there is no such thing as growing up gracefully. Most individuals dread getting old and its perceived negative impact on life. But there was ...

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Conference Special: Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) in Boston – NAM AIDS MAP

Posted on April 7, 2016 at 9:13 am

The recent Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) in Boston in the US was one of the most interesting and productive for a long time, with a particularly rich ...

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Thesis: Cultural encounters of the secular kind: Religious and secular dynamics in the development response to HIV/AIDS – Brenda Bartelink

Posted on April 7, 2016 at 7:09 am

When religious leaders or organisations dismiss condom or contraceptive use, or speak out against homosexuality this is sometimes seen as a sign of conservatism. Based on research on how Christian ...

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Stronger together: From health and community systems to systems for health – UNAIDS

Posted on April 5, 2016 at 11:47 am

This report is intended as a guide to governments, in particular ministers of health and finance, in making decisions on the integration of community responses to HIV in national AIDS ...

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Sexual and reproductive health and human rights of women living with HIV: a global community survey

Posted on March 23, 2016 at 10:55 am

Abstract Objective To determine the sexual and reproductive health priorities of women living with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and so allow the values and preferences of such women to be ...

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Two Large Studies Show IPM’s Monthly Vaginal Ring Helps Protect Women Against HIV

Posted on March 7, 2016 at 11:56 am

First long-acting HIV prevention method for women reduced infections by approximately 30% overall, with differences in efficacy by age and level of use; IPM to seek regulatory approval for investigational ...

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Gender, Sexuality and Social Justice: What’s Law Got to Do with It?

Posted on March 7, 2016 at 11:50 am

The contributions to this Edited Collection reveal the complexity of the deceptively simple question posed by its title: Gender, Sexuality and Social Justice: What’s Law Got to Do With It? ...

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Onward to 2030: Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights in the Context of the Sustainable Development Goals

Posted on February 11, 2016 at 4:03 am

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) lay out a new roadmap to improve the lives of people throughout the world over the next 15 years. Sexual and reproductive health and reproductive rights ...

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WHO guideline for brief sexuality-related communication: implications for STI/HIV policy and practice

Posted on January 11, 2016 at 10:46 am

Reproductive Health Matters. Volume 23, Issue 46, November 2015, Pages 177–184 doi:10.1016/j.rhm.2015.11.009 Abstract Brief sexuality-related communication (BSC) aims to identify current and potential sexual concerns and motivate those at risk to ...

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The HIV Risk Profiles of Latino Sexual Minorities and Transgender Persons Who Use Websites or Apps Designed for Social and Sexual Networking

Posted on January 11, 2016 at 10:21 am

Health Education & Behavior. February 2016; Vol. 43, No. 1 Abstract The use of websites and GPS-based mobile applications (“apps”) designed for social and sexual networking has been associated with increased ...

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