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Doctors look to HIV and Ebola drugs for coronavirus cure

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

Early results of trials on Covid-19 patients expected in March Coronavirus - latest news Doctors are likely to know within two to three weeks whether drugs being used to treat...
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We must halt the spread of xenophobia surrounding coronavirus | Letters

5 days ago   |   The Guardian

Anti-Chinese discrimination linked to the coronavirus outbreak prompts calls for restraint from Dr Jayshree Pillaye and Maria Jaschok I am not surprised at your article...
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China launches a crush of clinical trials aimed at coronavirus

China launches a crush of clinical trials aimed at coronavirus

6 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / This photo taken on February 4, 2020 shows a medical staff member marking a test tube containing samples taken from a person to be tested for the new coronavirus at a...
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I shouldn't have to lie or risk my health to access HIV prevention drugs

I shouldn't have to lie or risk my health to access HIV prevention drugs

13 days ago   |   Metro

Because I was always using condoms during sex, I was not considered priority for the trial I lived through the hysteria of the AIDS crisis in the 80s and the scary public...
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Opinion: To maximize progress in global health, invest more in community health workers

14 days ago   |   STAT

Anna Mzeru's day shifts as a nurse in a clinic in the Bagamoyo region of Tanzania often stretch into the evening. She and a physician assistant are the only two health workers...
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People in China are scrambling to get HIV medication after authorities said it could be used to treat the deadly coronavirus

People in China are scrambling to get HIV medication after authorities said it could be used to treat the deadly coronavirus

15 days ago   |   Business Insider

People in China are scrambling to get their hands on HIV medication after global health authorities suggested it could be used to treat the deadly Wuhan coronavirus . Medics...
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An STI is diagnosed every 70 seconds in the UK, report says

An STI is diagnosed every 70 seconds in the UK, report says

16 days ago   |   Dazed

A report from the Terrence Higgins Trust and the British Association for Sexual Health and HIV has warned of worryingly high STI rates, with a new case diagnosed every 70...
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Nkosi Johnson health: Remembering the child campaigner who helped raise awareness of AIDS

Nkosi Johnson health: Remembering the child campaigner who helped raise awareness of AIDS

17 days ago   |   Daily Express

NKOSI JOHNSON would have been 31 years old today but sadly the HIV virus cut his life short. However his memory lives on with google doodle's search engine home page...
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Key HIV vaccine trial in South Africa ends because of poor results

18 days ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Decision described as a ‘significant setback' by International Aids Society The latest trial of a vaccine against HIV has been halted because interim results show it is not...
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“What's up bro? Wanna talk about sexual health?” Dating app outreach effective in reaching young men who have sex with men for HIV & STI prevention services in Brooklyn, NY

23 days ago   |   Harvard

Antón Castellanos-Usigli, Elias Rivera, Anca Giurgiulescu, Zachariah Hennessey, Yanery Cruz, and Jyoti Gupta. 11/2017. “ “What's up bro? Wanna talk about sexual health?” Dating...
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Danny Cipriani opens up on depression battle after Caroline Flack's tragic death

Danny Cipriani opens up on depression battle after Caroline Flack's tragic death

Danny Cipriani has opened up on his battle with mental health and depression, after the tragic death of Caroline Flack last week, with the England rugby star explaining how he... Read more ...

Coal and wet wood to be banned for house fires by 2023

Coal and wet wood to be banned for house fires by 2023

Wood fired stoves have long been a staple in British households, but certain fuels produce particularly harmful pollution Dirty fuels burned in household stoves and open fires... Read more ...

Coronavirus concerns push Facebook and Sony to skip the year's biggest...

Coronavirus concerns push Facebook and Sony to skip the year's biggest gathering for video game makers

Facebook, the Facebook-owned Oculus, and Sony will no longer attend the 2020 Game Developers Conference due to health and travel concerns caused by the coronavirus... Read more ...

Two passengers from coronavirus-stricken cruise ship die in Japan

Two passengers from coronavirus-stricken cruise ship die in Japan

Enlarge / OKOHAMA, JAPAN - 2020/02/20: Former passengers of the Diamond Princess cruise ship leave on a chartered bus after spending weeks on board in quarantine. Two former... Read more ...

Copenhagen vs Celtic FREE: Live stream, TV channel, team news and kick-off...

Copenhagen vs Celtic FREE: Live stream, TV channel, team news and kick-off time for Europa League match

COPENHAGEN will host a blistering Celtic side as the Europa League returns after a two month lay-off. Neil Lennon's side will be full of confidence as they travel to Denmark's... Read more ...

Julie Walters reveals shock bowel cancer diagnosis and secret health battle...

Julie Walters reveals shock bowel cancer diagnosis and secret health battle as she's given the all-clear

Dame Julie Walters has revealed that she was diagnosed with stage three bowel cancer 18 months ago, but has now been given the all-clear. Read more ...

2 people from the Princess Diamond cruise ship have died from the coronavirus

2 people from the Princess Diamond cruise ship have died from the coronavirus

Two passengers who were aboard the Diamond Princess during the coronavirus quarantine have died from the disease, a Japanese health ministry official said Thursday. The... Read more ...

Eczema treatment: An oil proven to help relieve symptoms of eczema

Eczema treatment: An oil proven to help relieve symptoms of eczema

ECZEMA is a condition where patches of skin become inflamed, red, itchy, cracked and rough. The condition can negatively affect one's life. What is the best treatment that can... Read more ...

Window to stop global coronavirus outbreak 'narrowing' as epidemic fears...

Window to stop global coronavirus outbreak 'narrowing' as epidemic fears heighten

World Health Oranisation chief Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus is 'very concerned' as numerous cases are reported across the globe and several without any link to China Read more ...

Watford boss Pearson provides updates on Sarr & Kiko ahead of Man United

Watford boss Pearson provides updates on Sarr & Kiko ahead of Man United

Nigel Pearson has this evening provided a fitness update on his squad, ahead of their upcoming meeting with Manchester United. Man United vs Watford The Hornets are set to... Read more ...