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November 21, 2011

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton champions a U.S.-led global effort to thwart HIV/AIDS, even as the Obama administration pursues trade policies that critics warn will curtail access to life-saving drugs.  

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November 21, 2011

The annual UNAIDS report reveals that the world's AIDS epidemic has hit a plateau, with 2.7 million people becoming newly infected each year for the last five years.

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November 17, 2011

MSF USA's Matthew Spitzer shares his serious concerns regarding Congress' proposals for extensive cuts to the federal budget for global health programs. Such cuts would obstruct various organizations' efforts to reduce the death toll of HIV/AIDS, malaria, and other diseases.  

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November 14, 2011

Somalia citizens are escaping civil war and famine by fleeing to Ethiopia, resulting in a huge refugee crisis. Dr. Benjamin Levy of Doctors Without Borders is among those interviewed on the field.  

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November 08, 2011

In a highly promoted speech at the National Institute of Health, Secretary Clinton calls on the world to create the first "AIDS-free generation" by using antiviral drugs, condoms, circumcision, and other approaches to stem the spread of HIV.

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November 08, 2011

A four-year test of drugs to treat a widespread parasitic disease called kala azar is announced by the governments of India and Bangladesh, Doctors Without Borders, the Drugs for Neglected Diseases Initiative and other groups. 

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November 07, 2011

A four-year test of drugs to treat a widespread parasitic disease called kala azar is announced by the governments of India and Bangladesh, Doctors Without Borders, the Drugs for Neglected Diseases Initiative and other groups

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October 28, 2011

Doctors Without Borders launches an app that enables supporters to donate their Facebook or Twitter profiles for its initiative to "help rewrite the story of malnutrition." 

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October 19, 2011

Nathan Ford, medical director for Doctors Without Borders, warns that with too much focus on developing a malaria vaccine, the global donor community might forget about the standard preventative measures (such as mosquito netting and spraying) that still need to be funded until a vaccine is 100 percent effective.

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October 03, 2011

Plumpy'nut, a simple formula of peanuts, sugar, proteins, and vitamins, has changed the model of care for malnutrition by allowing for treatment at home. However, patents on such food products are driving up prices, rendering mass production nearly impossible.  
 
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