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HIV/AIDS policies “woefully inadequate” in Britain: Report

HIV/AIDS policies “woefully inadequate” in Britain: Report

Guatemalan Syphilis study in 1940’s violated ethical standards: US presidential commission report

Guatemalan Syphilis study in 1940’s violated ethical standards: US presidential commission report

Australian youth mostly ignorant about sexual health

Australian youth mostly ignorant about sexual health

New HIV numbers stable at 50,000 per year, down from 130,000 in the mid-1980s

New HIV numbers stable at 50,000 per year, down from 130,000 in the mid-1980s

Study looks at HIV infections in Middle East and North Africa

Study looks at HIV infections in Middle East and North Africa

Hepatitis on the rise

Hepatitis on the rise

Circumcision prevents HIV transmission & cocktail of anti-HIV drugs prolong life

Circumcision prevents HIV transmission & cocktail of anti-HIV drugs prolong life

Partners of Bacterial Vaginosis sufferers at increased risk of HIV

Partners of Bacterial Vaginosis sufferers at increased risk of HIV

Daily pill ‘combo’ prevents HIV transmission: New African study

Daily pill ‘combo’ prevents HIV transmission: New African study

Sexually transmitted diseases more common in women age 40

Sexually transmitted diseases more common in women age 40

Drug resistant gonorrhea discovered

Drug resistant gonorrhea discovered

Simple and cheap Syphilis test could save the lives of millions of babies

Simple and cheap Syphilis test could save the lives of millions of babies

Global initiative to prevent HIV in babies

Global initiative to prevent HIV in babies

HIV positive man puts three women at risk

HIV positive man puts three women at risk

AIDS spread prevention by vaccine and anti HIV drugs

AIDS spread prevention by vaccine and anti HIV drugs

Early treatment of HIV makes infection transmission less likely: Study

Early treatment of HIV makes infection transmission less likely: Study

MIGMH awarded $2.1 million grant for STD/HIV regional educational center

MIGMH awarded $2.1 million grant for STD/HIV regional educational center

Starpharma inks licence agreement in Japan with Okamoto for VivaGel-coated condoms

Starpharma inks licence agreement in Japan with Okamoto for VivaGel-coated condoms

Gay men in Britain allowed to give blood after a decade of celibacy: Trust system

Gay men in Britain allowed to give blood after a decade of celibacy: Trust system

Scouts soon to receive sex education

Scouts soon to receive sex education