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AIDS doesn't kill anymore

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This video is a simple and accessible way reveals the essence of antiretroviral therapy.

We believe that it is in our society, there is a need to improve knowledge about HIV/AIDS. Each HIV-positive people should know that HIV - is not a sentence, that there is an effective and affordable treatment that allows a full life. Pulley also shows that HIV-positive person is not a danger to others, because ART reduces the risk of transmitting the virus.

Ukraine first in Eastern Europe reduces number of new HIV infections

Ukraine has become the first country in Eastern Europe to reduce the number of new HIV infections, Michel Sidibe, Executive Director of Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), currently on a two-day working visit to Ukraine, told reporters, according to the UN News Center.

"He [Michel Sidibe - ed.] congratulated Ukraine on the fact that it has become the first country in Eastern Europe to reduce the number of new HIV infections," the UNAIDS said in a report.

The patients on their own initiative have opened a hospital

On 30 October 2013, the patients of Lavra clinic on their own initiative carried out the relocation of the clinic belonging to the Hromashevskiy Institute of Epidemiology and Infectious Diseases of NAMS of Ukraine to its new premises on 5 Amosova Str. to ensure fulfilment  of the order given by the Prime Minister of Ukraine Mykola Azarov. Taking into account that the term for implementation of the order was set on October 28, the patients complied and moved into their clinic.

«The deadline for implementation of Prime Minister’s order has already passed. We don’t need an official ceremony. We don’t want to wait the day when the high officials will cut the red ribbon accompanied by the festive orchestra. Here there are some rooms where the doctors are ready to provide medical services to us; why we have to wait for “tomorrow”, “next week”, “next month”? We want to receive treatment today.» – said the patient of the clinic, the member of the Coordination Council of the All-Ukrainian Network of PLWH, Dmytro Sherembey.

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