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HIV care cascade at Kaiser Permanente varies by sex and age

Though there has been improving performance of healthcare delivery at each point of the HIV care cascade, from linkage to care through viral suppression, "success varies significantly by

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Theo Smart
Behavioural and financial incentives may improve HIV treatment outcomes

While making medications free can remove barriers to access for individuals who cannot pay for treatment, data suggest that for most people accessing care in industrialised countries, "making

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Theo Smart
'Nine million have TB' - WHO report

The World Health Organization revises its estimate as to how many people have tuberculosis up by 500,000, in its latest report into the killer disease.

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16 hours ago
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BBC Health
Drug-resistant tuberculosis poses global threat, warn doctors

World Health Organisation says spread of hardier strains of TB across former USSR nations is of ‘critical concern’.

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17 hours ago
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The Guardian
GlaxoSmithKline weighs an IPO for HIV-focused ViiV as it sharpens the budget axe

In the preamble to GSK's latest earnings statement, CEO Andrew Witty heralded the progress of ViiV, majority-owned by his company, since its foundation 5 years ago. Now, as ViiV enters the commercialization phase and continues building its pipeline, it might benefit from access to public markets, according to Witty. What that might mean in specific terms remains up in the air, and it's unclear whether GSK is considering selling off shares of only its own stake in the business.

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Cardiovascular Disease Risk Missed in Many HIV-Positive Veterans Despite Better Risk-Assessment Tool

A retrospective analysis using the 2013 American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association (ACC/AHA) Guidelines and Pooled Cohort Equations (PCEs) for acute myocardial infarction (AMI) and cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk found that the PCE scores were a much better predictor of 10-year CVD risk than the Framingham risk score in a cohort of more than 15,000 HIV-positive veterans on antiretroviral therapy, according to a presentation at ICAAC 2014, made by Henning Drechsler, M.D., of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center.

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22 hours ago
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The Body
PrEP Pops Up On Cruising Sites

We are now seeing the emergence of profiles where guys self-identify as PrEP users on cruising sites and apps like Grindr and Squirt. Is this a signal that PrEP is now a part of gay men’s sex lives? I decided to check out one of these sites to see what was happening.

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22 hours ago
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Positive Lite
Ireland: Hepatitis C drug to be made available

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar is to make available potentially life-saving treatments for hepatitis C – provided agreement on price can be reached with the manufacturers.

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22 hours ago
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The Irish Times
2014 Report on Tuberculosis Research Funding Trends, 2005–2013

Worldwide, governments, foundations, and companies invested US$676.7 million in research to develop new drugs, vaccines, and diagnostics against tuberculosis (TB) in 2013—barely one-third of the US$2 billion that experts estimate the world must spend each year to end the global TB epidemic—according to an analysis released today by Treatment Action Group (TAG).

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22 hours ago
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TAG
Challenges to Stem Cell Transplantation in HIV-Positive Patients

Stem cell transplants have gained interest in the HIV community mainly because of their potential for curing HIV itself. However, stem cell transplants are mainly used to treat various forms of cancer in both HIV-negative and HIV-positive people.

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22 hours ago
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TheBody.com
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