Latest AIDS Healthcare Foundation Stories

2014-04-09 23:00:34

The charity Civic Duty is helping to further the reach of a new short film called Undetectable about living with the HIV/AIDS disease and is also supporting the AIDS Healthcare Foundation for research, prevention, and treatment of HIV/AIDS. Others are encouraged to also help launch the film into the festival circuit by donating on the crowd-sourcing website Indiegogo. (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 Civic Duty, cofounded by Julian Omidi and Dr. Michael Omidi, is helping fund the launch of a...

2011-04-22 00:00:30

AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) launched a campaign today to educate employees and neighbors of Gilead Sciences, Inc. over the high price of its key AIDS drugs, such as Atripla, which are putting a strain on state cash-strapped AIDS Drug Assistance Programs (ADAPs). The campaign includes postcards sent to residents of neighborhoods surrounding the company's headquarters in Foster City, California"”including Foster City, Hillsborough, Atherton, Redwood City and El Granada in San Mateo...

2011-04-01 10:00:00

SAN DIEGO, April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alliance Healthcare Foundation (AHF) announced today the recipients of nearly $1,000,000 in Mission Support Grants. AHF is committed to serving the most vulnerable populations in the San Diego area through funding projects and programs that address access to healthcare, with a focus on increasing the capacity and coordination of the healthcare delivery system. The programs selected to receive Mission Support Grants improve access to primary and...

2010-11-29 09:00:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- On the eve of World AIDS Day December 1st, AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), the largest global AIDS organization, is spearheading two simultaneous protests in Washington, DC and Los Angeles targeting the Government of China over its misuse of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB, and Malaria. Over the past ten years, China--now the world's second largest economy--has received nearly $1 billion ($940M) from the Fund, yet has contributed just $16...

2010-07-08 13:52:00

Training allows graduates to train classes of 'HIV Medics' - treatment extenders who will work in community HIV/ART clinics to perform routine, but time-consuming tasks such as taking a patient's blood pressure and medical history, adherence counseling, and patient tracking for those lost to follow-up, freeing up valuable time for Zambian doctors, clinical officers and nurses to see and treat more HIV/AIDS patients LUKASA, Zambia, July 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Graduation ceremonies...

2010-06-04 15:01:00

Gilead Joins Abbott, Merck, Tibotec, ViiV Healthcare and other AIDS drug companies in offering concessions to hard-hit AIDS Drug Assistance Programs that will increase patient access to lifesaving AIDS medications WASHINGTON, June 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) lauded Gilead Sciences, maker of several key AIDS drugs, for its announcement earlier today that it will offer significant pricing and access concessions for the nation's beleaguered AIDS Drug...

Word of the Day
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
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