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Bulgaria demands Libya return 2007 pay-off over nurses

Bulgaria says it is seeking to recover $56.6m (£35m) of funds it donated to Libya in 2007 in a deal to secure the release of five Bulgarian nurses.

Published
05 September 2011
From
BBC
HIV-infected organ transplant is a one-off case: health minister

The recent HIV-infected organ transplant mishap that shook the nation is a one-off case, the health minister said Friday. 

Published
02 September 2011
From
Focus Taiwan News Channel
Taiwan: Activists slam HIV markings proposal

Putting special markings on the health insurance cards of HIV positive patients would be in violation of their right to privacy, rights activists say

Published
31 August 2011
From
Taipei Times
Chinese AIDS Activist Tian Xi Released

Chinese AIDS activist Tian Xi is free after a year in prison for destruction of property at the hospital where he was infected with HIV.

Published
31 August 2011
From
Housing Works
UK government gets key directives on HIV dentists

The government is considering recommendations on the status of HIV-positive dentists which would see them back in practice.

Published
30 August 2011
From
Dentistry.co.uk
Taiwan: HIV Donor's Organs Transplanted Into Patients

A hospital in Taiwan has apologised after organs from an HIV positive donor were transplanted into five patients in a case described as "appalling negligence".

Published
29 August 2011
From
Yahoo News
Bulgaria Reboots Probe into Libyan Torturers of Its 'HIV Trial' Medics

Bulgaria's Prosecutor's Office has renewed the probe against the torturers of the six Bulgarian medics who were held in captivity for eight years in Libya during Muammar Gaddafi's regime.

Published
23 August 2011
From
Sofia News Agency
Brazilian Doctor is Warned About HIV Needles Used to Protect Home - San Diego 6

Public Safety and Health officials in Brazil sent a strong warning to a local medic Monday who is said have used HIV tainted needles to scare away thieves and protect her home.

Published
23 August 2011
From
Sandiego6.com
Doctor Deters Burglars With HIV-Infected Needles

A Brazilian doctor who was fed up with intruders breaking into her home decided to surround her property with needles infected with HIV as way of defending herself.

Published
23 August 2011
From
Huffington Post
Teva Not Responsible for Hepatitis Outbreak, Lawyer Says

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (TEVA), the world’s biggest generic-drug maker, isn’t responsible for a 2008 hepatitis outbreak in Nevada blamed on the misuse of vials of the anesthetic propofol, a lawyer for the company said.

Published
22 August 2011
From
Bloomberg

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