Myanmar Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi urged greater openness and compassion in the global struggle against AIDS Sunday as experts warned against complacency despite falling infection rates.
By Philip C. Tubeza
The United Nations (UN) warned on Friday that the Philippines was not on target to meet its Millennium Development Goal (MDG) of stopping the spread of human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immune deficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) in the country.
MANILA –In observance of World AIDS Day (December 1), the Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) has released the 2012 global AIDS epidemic report, which showed that globally, there have been significant improvements with regard to reducing the number of new HIV infections and AIDS-related deaths. However, the report indicates that the situation in [...]
By Maurice Malanes
Humphrey Gorriceta has one big worry: Where to get his next dose of Antiretroviral (ARV) drugs to manage his HIV infection.
SAO PAOLO, Brazil—While surfing the internet on Monday, Victor Mooney, 45, of Forest Hills, New York found that Gerson Canton was selling a ocean rowboat named Brasileiro. After an exchange of emails, a deal was made that Mooney will purchase the boat for $10,000.00. The 19 foot custom made boat was built by Flavio Antonio [...]