Starting HIV treatment at a CD4 cell count above 500 reduced the risk of serious illness including tuberculosis (TB), and death, by 44% when compared to starting treatment according to World Health Organization (WHO) guidelines, results from the seven-year Temprano study show. The findings were presented on Wednesday at the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI 2015) in Seattle, USA.
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As the year draw to a close, we would like to take this chance to look back on a wonderful year, filled with activities, sweat and joy.
So here’s a huge thank you to all our volunteers, members and advocates. We couldn’t have done it without you. Let’s do it (even) better in 2015.
Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP) is any prophylactic (preventive) treatment started immediately after exposure to be pathogen (such as a virus) with the aim to prevent infection.
The Kaleidoscope, comprising solely of students from SIM-UB, started off with a dream. A dream to present great music for an even greater cause. Finally, it has all come to fruition.
Through our event, we hope to generate awareness among youths and reduce the stigma associated with people living with HIV/AIDS. Its time to change our perspectives and #RethinkAIDS!
Kim Choo Kueh Chang Pte Ltd is pledging 10% of the sales on their tarts between 20th Oct 2014 to 20th Feb 2015 to the AfA Singapore to help raise funds and awareness for our efforts in serving our local community.
We are looking for an energetic, passionate, people-oriented team player with a positive attitude to join our team dedicated to the cause of educating the diverse community and providing care and support to PLHIV (People Living with HIV).
AFA (Action for AIDS, Singapore) presents a special, free, by invitation only screening of ‘The Normal Heart’ courtesy of HBO. The event is taking place on 10 Sep 2014 at Golden Village, Great World City.
Your respective programme managers/coordinators should be getting in touch with you very soon!
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