EECA is one of two regions where transition planning is most advanced
No disease has the same level of timely and accurate data collection, analysis and distribution as HIV. With credible and up-to-date data, countries and the international community can plan effective AIDS responses. They can focus services on the locations and populations that most need them, ...
The #YouAreNotAlone campaign is raising awareness about the stigma and discrimination faced by children, adolescents and families affected by HIV in eastern Europe and central Asia.
A new campaign highlights the health issues that can affect us as we get older - and which HIV positive people need to be aware about
Therapies to prevent infection are advancing in a crowded field.
New study provides insights into the factors that influence HIV treatment adherence in Latin America and the Caribbean. Results show that individuals from lower resource settings often achieve higher levels of adherence, contrary to predictions.
One injection of the cloned antibody significantly reduced participants’ viral load in a recent advanced trial.
Last weekend (more precisely – on February 16th) during the meeting of representatives of several HIV/AIDS NGOs from five countries of Baltic sea region, a new non-governmental organization - “Baltic Coalition for PLWHIV” (abbreviated as “NGO BaCo”) was established. This important initiative was brought forward ...
With three in ten gay men living with HIV engaging in chemsex in the last year in the UK, understanding its association with the country’s HIV and STI epidemics is critical to put an end to new infections.
Since now only the latest non-interferon therapy for the treatment of chronic HCV will be prescribed to all patients in Latvia.
Medicines will be provided to Kazakh patients free of charge.
Taking five or more prescription medications increases the risk of hospitalization and death in older adults infected with HIV and comparable adults without HIV. The findings of this Yale-led study highlight the potential risks of prescribing additional drugs to patients with multiple medical conditions.
Commonly Prescribed Antiretroviral Therapy Regimens and Incidence of AIDS-Defining Neurological Conditions
The differential effects of commonly prescribed combined antiretroviral therapy (cART) regimens on AIDS-defining neurological conditions (neuroAIDS) remain unknown.
The study performed at the George Washington University presents a possible obstacle in finding a cure for HIV
Faster action on adherence is needed after viral load becomes detectable, researchers warn global treatment programmes
Low-level HIV viral load, above the limit of detection, is an important warning signal for future treatment failure and World Health Organization guidelines on spotting treatment failure need to be revised to encourage greater vigilance and swifter action by healthcare providers in lower- and middle-income ...
The efficacy of antiretroviral therapy is significantly compromised by medication non-adherence. Long-acting enteral systems that can ease the burden of daily adherence have not yet been developed. Here we describe an oral dosage form composed of distinct drug–polymer matrices which achieved week-long systemic drug levels ...
In early 2018 a group was created on Facebook for experience exchange, psychological support and sharing information about the access to the substitution therapy (OST) programs in different countries of the world for migrants and travelers.
HIV Summer School 2018 30 August - 3 September 2018 Montpellier, France