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UN Women to highlight the unique barriers to treatment faced by women living with HIV/AIDS

Read about the pivotal International AIDS Society Conference in Vancouver, Canada from 19-22 July. Commissioned by UN Women, AVAC, initial findings from a new global review of the status of access to care and antiretroviral therapy (ART) for women living with HIV will be presented by the ATHENA network and Salamander Trust – see more at: … 16 more words

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Bolivia Part 1

I have spent the last 2 weeks in South America. I have had some very highs (3600 metres) and some very lows. I have 8 weeks left to spend here but I wanted to share some stories we have experienced up until this point. 871 more words


IYB Woman Crush Wednesday | 'Virgin Power! Virgin Pride!'

To say I have a crush on all seven of these Zimbian beauties–lined up in a row like blooming tulips in a nursery–would be an understatement. 164 more words


Dr. Suniti Solomon, Pioneering Indian HIV/AIDS Researcher, Dies at 76

India’s foremost HIV/AIDS researcher Dr. Suniti Solomon, who documented the nation’s first HIV case before setting up the first voluntary testing and counseling center for the disease, died Tuesday at her home in the southern city of Chennai. 316 more words

Terrence Higgins Trust Scotland by Kevin Ditcham

Terrence Higgins Trust (THT) is the UK’s leading HIV and sexual health charity. Founded in 1982, THT has been at the forefront of the HIV epidemic for the past 30 years. 1,084 more words