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US Policy and Public Health – AIDS in Africa

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AIDS in Africa A Global Battle's Missing Weapon by Richard Holbrooke and Richard Furman

"Of all the mind-numbing statistics about H.I.V. and AIDS, the most staggering - and important - is this: 95 percent of those infected worldwide do not know they are harboring the most deadly virus in history, and are therefore spreading it, however unintentionally."

South African Fight Against HIV/AIDS Gets Major Boost by Candace Freeman

"South Africa's fight against HIV and AIDS has received a shot in the arm with the US government's announcement today of an initial US40 million Dollar (R275.86 million) allocation towards combating the global epidemic."

Sex, not Unsafe Injections, Fuels AIDS in Africa

"A team of experts largely from the World Health Organisation (WHO) and UNAIDS, in an article published in The Lancet medical journal, rejected a recent suggestion that Africa's epidemic is driven by unsafe health care injections and blood transfusions."

 

WHO unveils plans to treat 3 million by 2005 by Keith Alcor

"The World Health Organisation has published details of its plan to bring antiretroviral treatment to 3 million people living with HIV by the end of 2005."

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