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SA girl's Aids infection suppressed for 8 years without meds - Independent Online

Mon, 24/07/2017 - 13:04

Independent Online

SA girl's Aids infection suppressed for 8 years without meds
Independent Online
A South African girl born with the Aids virus has kept her infection suppressed for more than eight years after stopping anti-HIV medicines - more evidence that early treatment can occasionally cause a long remission that, if it lasts, would be a form ...
South African HIV-positive child medication-free for almost nine yearsTimes LIVE
Hopes for HIV cure revived by SA child in remissionEyewitness News
South African girl, 9, is third child with HIV remission: studyCitizen
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Women with HIV in Cameroon still stigmatised - Citizen

Mon, 24/07/2017 - 12:44

Women with HIV in Cameroon still stigmatised
Citizen
Blandine, a 28-year-old mother of a baby girl, sits restlessly on a chair in a women's health centre in Cameroon's capital, not knowing how or what to feel as she waits for an HIV test. Blandine is HIV positive. But the waiting is not for her — it is ...

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HIV fight continues, TAC pledge to Prudence Mabele - Independent Online

Mon, 24/07/2017 - 11:56

Independent Online

HIV fight continues, TAC pledge to Prudence Mabele
Independent Online
Activists have pledged to continue the fight against HIV, Aids, and TB in honour of activist Prudence Mabele and researcher Mark Wainberg. Picture: Supplied by Dream Multimedia. Johannesburg - Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) activists have pledged to ...
Health-e News: Pills, prevention and politicking – the unfinished business of HIVDaily Maverick

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Driving for over 2 hours daily may lower your IQ: Study - Financial Express

Mon, 24/07/2017 - 11:46

Financial Express

Driving for over 2 hours daily may lower your IQ: Study
Financial Express
Driving cars may be sending your brain into reverse, warn scientists - including one of Indian origin - who have found that regularly spending over two hours a day behind the wheel reduces intelligence. By: PTI | London | Published: July 24, 2017 3:13 ...
Driving fatigue: Spending more than two hours a day behind the wheel can reduce your IQEconomic Times
'STOP': Driving for more than two hours a day reduces intelligenceDunyaNews Pakistan
Regularly driving more than two hours a day reduces IQ: studyThe Australian
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Do you need to blow your nose on thicker tissue? Cost not to be sneezed at - Times LIVE

Mon, 24/07/2017 - 08:15

Times LIVE

Do you need to blow your nose on thicker tissue? Cost not to be sneezed at
Times LIVE
Those of us who have credit agreement payments to honour every month may have got a tiny bit of good news last week with the interest rate drop, but for many the money will remain too little and the wait for payday way too long. If there's no way to ...

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Rethinking mental health: SA psychologist Suntosh Pillay reimagines field - BizNews

Mon, 24/07/2017 - 06:34

BizNews

Rethinking mental health: SA psychologist Suntosh Pillay reimagines field
BizNews
JOHANNESBURG — Clinical psychologist Suntosh Pillay, who has spent six years working in public service at the King Dinuzulu Hospital Complex in Durban, is a rising star in his field. He's no stranger to being in the limelight as he was featured in the ...
How to access mental health support with or without health insurancePerth Now

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Consuming a High-Fat Diet During Pregnancy May Make Your Child Depressed - NDTV

Mon, 24/07/2017 - 06:31

NDTV

Consuming a High-Fat Diet During Pregnancy May Make Your Child Depressed
NDTV
A mother's diet plays an important role in the health and development of the new-born. Food | NDTV Food Desk | Updated: July 24, 2017 10:01 IST. 7 Shares. EMAIL. PRINT. COMMENTS. Consuming a High-Fat Diet During Pregnancy May Make Your Child ...
Maternal high-fat diet may affect kids' mental healthIndependent Online
Study: High-fat diet during pregnancy can create depressed offspringOregonLive.com
High-fat diet in pregnancy can lead to anxiety and depression in kidsTheHealthSite
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August is organ donor month - Joburg East Express

Mon, 24/07/2017 - 06:26

Joburg East Express

August is organ donor month
Joburg East Express
South Africa is a world leader and a nation of many firsts because the first heart transplant was performed 50 years ago by world-renowned surgeon Prof Christiaan Barnard. South Africa is still considered a leader in the field of transplantation. We ...
Organ donation changed Renee's lifeThe Sunshine Coast Daily
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Yemen crisis 'an absolute shame on humanity' - News24

Mon, 24/07/2017 - 06:14

News24

Yemen crisis 'an absolute shame on humanity'
News24
Sana'a - International human rights organisation CARE has denounced the humanitarian crisis in war-torn Yemen, which is also suffering from a cholera epidemic, as "an absolute shame on humanity". Wolfgang Jamann, the head of the NGO, raised alarm ...
600000 Yemeni people could contract cholera by end of 2017: ICRCPress TV
Red Cross: 600000 Yemenis could contract cholera in 2017eNCA
Yemen's Cholera Outbreak Expected to Double By the End of the YearWashington Free Beacon
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Hospital treating baby Charlie Gard is receiving death threats - CNN

Sun, 23/07/2017 - 22:24

CNN

Hospital treating baby Charlie Gard is receiving death threats
CNN
(CNN) The London hospital where baby Charlie Gard is being treated for a rare genetic disorder has been receiving death threats. "The GOSH community has been subjected to a shocking and disgraceful tide of hostility and disturbance," Great Ormond ...
Charlie Gard legal battle enters final phaseUSA TODAY
Charlie Gard's parents condemn abuse levelled at hospital staffThe Guardian
Charlie Gard verdict could be revealed TODAY after mystery High Court schedule changeDaily Star
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