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Rate of HIV Infection Is the Lowest In 15 Years

A new report from UNAIDS in advance of World AIDS Day shows some impressive progress in the fight against HIV. There were 2 million new HIV infections around the world in 2014-15, the lowest since 2000, when 3.1 million people worldwide were diagnosed with HIV. 278 more words

Miami White Party | Nov. 25 - 30, 2015

The world’s oldest & largest HIV/AIDS fundraiser, benefiting Care Resource, kicks off Wednesday, Nov. 25! For more info. & tickets, visit WhiteParty.org


SPIEGEL Interview with African Economics Expert: "For God's Sake, Please Stop the Aid!"

Interview conducted by Thilo Thielke – Translated from the German by Patrick Kessler

Re-Blogged From Spiegel Online


Mr. Shikwati, the G8 summit at Gleneagles is about to beef up the development aid for Africa… 1,571 more words

GDP & Employment

From AAAS: "Progress, but still much to do, AIDS report finds"


24 November 2015
Jon Cohen

A cell infected with HIV. NIAID/Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

Of the estimated 36.9 million HIV-infected people in the world, 70% live in sub-Saharan Africa. 308 more words


Stupidity Gone Viral

If this is your reaction to seeing a mosquito at Charlie Sheen’s house, then you are unforgivably stupid.

For anybody who hasn’t heard, Charlie Sheen, the former star of… 900 more words

Dallas Buyers Club (2013)

In the mid eighties, a man who contracts HIV takes on the FDA when he creates a buyers club for medications that truly help sufferers. 300 more words

Daraprim: Shkreli Reduces Drug By 50%, But With Conditions

Martin Shkreli, CEO of Turing Pharmaceuticals, has been in the firing line because of his recent price hike on Daraprim, a drug used in the treatment of AIDS. 555 more words