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Scott McQuade
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Could HIV treatment make people more prone to syphilis infection?
"The paper hasn't demonstrated HIV therapy has this effect on syphilis but examines the case for it."
B.C. researchers are proposing a new explanation for the massive increase in syphilis: that life-saving HIV therapy may have the inadvertent effect of making patients more susceptible to syphilis.
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"Is PEPFAR becoming a massive, international entitlement program?”
The questions sent by incoming President Donald Trump’s team to the State Department give a strong clue to their thinking and priorities.
 J Stephen Morrison, director of Global Health Policy at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, told the NY Times that the questions showed an “overwhelmingly negative and disparaging outlook”.
NYT: "Trump Team’s Queries About Africa Point to Skepticism About Aid"
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/13/world/africa/africa-donald-trump.html
Kenya is worried over a possible withdrawal of US support for its campaign in Somalia, following a series of questions sent by incoming President Donald Trump’s team to the State Department.
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"Use the Un-official Safe Sex Emoji"
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More progress, more to do.
By Kate KellandLONDON, Nov 21 - More than 18 million people now have access to life-saving AIDS treatment, 1.2 million more than at the end of last y
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Discover Aids Is Not A Joke #World Aids Day Kaos from zataristore only on Teespring - Free Returns and 100% Guarantee - show your care about aids and fight for that, 1...
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African states fail to block UN world LGBT rights investigator
Africa must be just about the most homophobic continent on earth. Recently the United Nations set up a new position, appointing Vitit Muntarbhorn of Thailand to spend three years investigating abuses of LGBT human rights around the world. But the homophobic...
Africa must be just about the most homophobic continent on earth. Recently the United Nations set up a new position, appointing Vitit Muntarbhorn of Thailand to spend three years investigating abuses of LGBT human rights arou...
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"There is no justification for tuberculosis patients who are living with HIV to go without life-saving antiretrovirals, or for people who know their positive HIV status to go without treatment to prevent TB."


In advance of World AIDS Day, WHO has released new guidelines on HIV self-testing to improve access to and uptake of HIV diagnosis.
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How Spencer Cox and Act Up changed the face of AIDS.
The long read: As reports of a mysterious plague swept through the gay community in the 1980s, activists developed shock tactics to get the help they desperately needed.
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Choose your options for #HIVprevention
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European HIV-Hepatitis Testing Week, 18-25 November 2016
Home · About Testing Week · The Working Group · Why test · Evidence · Get involved · Why get involved? European HIV-Hepatitis Testing Week materials · Browse shared materials · Upload materials to share · Who's signed-up · Sign-up · Register to endorse · 60 seconds to test.
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Scott McQuade advocates on health and development
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Scott McQuade advocates on health and development. Twitter: @SEMcQ

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For a curated magazine of HIV & AIDS news, science, policies and opinions, see my flipboard: http://flip.it/MVPO3
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Climbed Mt Fuji. Survived brain surgery, relatively intact. 3 wonderful kids, thanks to my wife. Dual citizen of New Zealand and Australia. Vegetarian.
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  • Warwick Business School
    MBA
  • Chartered Institute of Marketing
    Post-Graduate diploma
  • Victoria University of Wellington
    BA (Political Science)
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