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  1. Ending overly broad criminalisation of HIV non-disclosure, exposure and transmission: Critical scientific, medical and legal considerations, UNAIDS (2013)

    This publication of UNAIDS supplements their 2008 report Policy Brief on criminalisation of HIV transmission, which analyzed the use of the criminal law against HIV positive defendants across the globe, and made recommendations about reducing these prosec ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/15/2020 4:01pm

  2. Association between HMG-CoA Reductase Inhibitors (Statins) Use and Cancer Occurrence among HIV-1 Treated Patients, V.Spagnuolo, L.Galli, A. Poli, L. Fumagalli1, N. Gianotti, A. Carbone, S. Nozza, S.Bossolasco, A. Lazzarin, A.Castagna (2013)

    This study reports a 46% reduction in cancer occurrence over a 10-year period for a sample of over 5,300 people with HIV who were using statins, drugs used to lower cholesterol levels by inhibiting the enzyme HMG-CoA reductase. Prior to this study, statin ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/7/2013 4:29pm

  3. Mass Incarceration, Housing Instability and HIV/AIDS: Research Findings and Policy Recommendations, Ginny Shubert, National Minority AIDS Council (NMAC) and Housing Works (2013)

    This report provides a review of the literature on the overlapping epidemics of mass incarceration and HIV/AIDS concentrated among poor communities of color, and the role that housing instability plays in exacerbating both. After exploring the interconnec ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 2/14/2020 3:13pm

  4. The Continuing HIV Crisis in the U.S. South, Southern HIV/AIDS Strategy Initiative (2012).

    This report, released on November 28, 2012 by Southern HIV/AIDS Strategy Initiative (SASI), examines HIV epidemiology in the South using 2010 data from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and other government agencies. The report focuses on nine targete ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  5. Military Personnel: On the Move and Vulnerable to HIV/AIDS and Other Infectious Diseases, Stuart J. Kingma & Rodger D. Yeager, Civil-Military Alliance to Combat HIV/AIDS (2005).

    This white paper by the Civil-Military Alliance to Combat HIV & AIDS (CMA) discusses policy and operational issues regarding military personnel's vulnerability to HIV/AIDS and other infectious diseases. The military recruits members when they are ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  6. The War on Drugs and HIV/AIDS: How the Criminalization of Drug Use Fuels the Global Pandemic, Report of the Global Commission on Drug Policy (June 2012)

    This report asserts that drug law enforcement practices prevent drug users from taking advantage of public health services and effectively increase their vulnerability to HIV risk. These law enforcement practices include creating fear of arrest, restricti ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  7. A Public Health Approach to Advancing Sexual Health in the United States: Rationale and Options for Implementation, Final Meeting Report, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, CDC, 2011

    In April 2010, the CDC convened 67 experts from the field of sexual health to develop a public health approach to advancing sexual health in the United States. This report provides an overview of the expert meeting, which underscored the importance of est ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 1/24/2021 1:19pm

  8. Opinion and Recommendations Regarding the Potential for Treatment as an Innovative Tool for Fighting the HIV Epidemic, Counseil National du Sida (2009)

    This briefing paper from the Conseil National du Sida in France argues that the use of antiretroviral treatments, which have been shown to reduce the risk of HIV transmission by suppressing the viral load, may be a powerful prevention mechanism that shoul ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 9/18/2020 2:59pm

  9. Scientific Research on the Risk of the Sexual Transmission of HIV Infection and on HIV as a Chronic Manageable Infection, D. McLay, E. Mykhalovskiy, & G. Betteridge, in E. Mykhalovskiy, G. Betteridge, & D. McLay, HIV Non-Disclosure & the Criminal [...]

    This document is a chapter excerpted from a larger policy report on the criminalization of HIV non-disclosure in Ontario, Canada. Although it is part of a Canadian report on recommendations for changes in Canadian law and practice, this section relies on ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 9/21/2019 6:56pm

  10. Hidden in the Mealie Meal- Gender-Based Abuses and Women’s HIV Treatment in Zambia, Human Rights Watch Report (2007)

    This 2007 Human Rights Watch report finds that while Zambia is one of many countries setting ambitious targets for rapidly scaling up antiretroviral therapy (ART) for HIV/AIDS, women's unequal status in Zambian society grievously undermines women ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/27/2020 5:45pm

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