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The Truth About HIV BBC One

I was one of the contributors to the BBC One The Truth About HIV documentary which aired last night and is now available to watch on iPlayer… 99 more words

HIV

4/21/17 Intern Morning Report - Diarrhea, Hyponatremia, Cryptosporidia

CC: RUQ pain and diarrhea x 6 weeks

ID: 58 yo male with HIV/AIDS (CD4 25) off HAART who presents with 6-8 weeks of persistent cramping, non-radiating RUQ pain, and watery diarrhea.   180 more words

Morning Report

Climbing HIV rates prompt Middlesex-London Health Unit to expand needle program

The Middlesex-London Health Unit in Ontario plans to expand their clean needle program in an effort to address climbing HIV rates and a higher-than-provincial rate of Hepatitis C in the city, by asking pharmacies to dispense clean needles and accept used ones. 200 more words

Health

June Newsletter

Click here to read the June, 2017 edition of the Emaus ELCA Visitor.

In this month’s issue: Emaus Thanks Nancy Smith 🕊 Congregational Meeting June 11 🕊 Adopt a Flower Bed Area 🕊 Call Committee News 🕊 Fiesta Wrap-up 🕊 Thrivent Choice Dollars 🕊 Neighborhood Camp 🕊 AIDS/LifeCycle Bicycle Ride 🕊 Pentecost at Lutherdale… 46 more words

Worship

Migrant Nepalis emerging as HIV risks at home

Travelling abroad to work or study has become a national trend in Nepal, especially in the young male population. Over three million Nepali migrant workers are in the Middle East, Malaysia and India. 349 more words

Everyday Science

The Plague Pyre

I wanted my triumphant return to this blog to be more personal, or at least more peppy: a zippy analysis of grief and ritual in outer space (see: … 701 more words

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