Monthly Archives: November 2012

Tweet with us to #EndHIVStigma this World AIDS Day!

What: AHF World AIDS Day Twitter Event to End HIV Stigma When: SATURDAY, December 1st 7 am – midnight Where: www.endhivstigma.org, www.twitter.com CONTACTS: Ged Kenslea, +1.323.308.1833 or mobile 323.791.5526 [email protected] Kyveli Diener, +1.323.308.1821, ext. 1805 or mobile 310.779.4796 [email protected] AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) invites everyone to join the fight against HIV stigma this World AIDS…

AHF Opens Men’s Wellness Center in Oakland Offering Free HIV & STD Testing

  On World AIDS Day, December 1st, AIDS Healthcare Foundation’s will open its 11th Men’s Wellness Center in the U. S. in Oakland, CA; site is designed to make screening for sexually transmitted diseases accessible and affordable, as well as promote sexual health as part of routine health care for all sexually active people. OAKLAND…

IANS: AIDS patients struggling to win battle against social exclusion

  Indo-Asian News Service by Richard Sharma New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) Usha Desai, a sex worker in Maharashtra’s Parbani district, has been successful in fighting AIDS, but it is the struggle against social exclusion and stigma related to the disease that has cost her more. The 40-year-old, like over 2.3 million HIV/AIDS patients in…

Texas to welcome another new AHF Healthcare Center

  On the heels of the August opening of the Ft. Worth Magic Johnson clinic, AIDS Healthcare Foundation is making care for HIV/AIDS patients even more accessible by opening a second Texas AHF Healthcare Center in Dallas to recognize World AIDS Day 2012 What: Grand Opening of the new AHF Healthcare Center in Dallas When:…

the Star: 480,000 get free condoms for war on Aids

  the Star by Maureen Mudi ORGANISATIONS fighting HIV have intensified the war against new infections ahead of the World AIDS Day celebrations on Saturday. Aids Healthcare Foundation-Kenya has tested 32,000 people for HIV and distributed over 480,000 free branded condoms since the beginning of the year. ”This is a major anti-HIV/Aids campaign, to blend…

allAfrica: Kenya: 480,000 Get Free Condoms for War On Aids

  allAfrica by Maureen Mudi ORGANISATIONS fighting HIV have intensified the war against new infections ahead of the World AIDS Day celebrations on Saturday. Aids Healthcare Foundation-Kenya has tested 32,000 people for HIV and distributed over 480,000 free branded condoms since the beginning of the year. “This is a major anti-HIV/Aids campaign, to blend with…

Bay Area Reporter: Few Castro clinics treat women for HIV

  Bay Area Reporter by Heather Cassell In San Francisco HIV has long been a male dominated disease. Men, particularly gays and bisexuals, account for the bulk of the city’s HIV and AIDS cases. As such, there are not as many services available for women who are living with HIV and AIDS. While women can…

Obama global AIDS ‘Blueprint’ lacks specifics

  Obama’s ‘PEPFAR Blueprint: Creating an AIDS-free Generation,’ is more talk and spin, says AIDS Healthcare Foundation, noting that not enough US money is spent on lifesaving HIV/AIDS medicines WASHINGTON (November 29, 2012)—AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), which provides AIDS medical care and treatment services to more than 183,000 individuals in 27 countries worldwide, expressed its…

The Dallas Weekly: December 1 is World AIDS Day

  The Dallas Weekly by Elena Washington World AIDS Day on 1 December brings together people from around the world to raise awareness about HIV/AIDS and demonstrate international solidarity in the face of the pandemic. The day has been proclaimed as an opportunity for public and private partners to spread awareness about the status of…