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What Canada can learn from Australia's HIV repsonseA closer look at the Aussie HIV response has been eye-opening and provides many useful learnings for Canada.
Pushing Canadian HIV/AIDS research furtherOver the next five years, the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) will inject $2.7 million into the Canadian Observational Cohort (CANOC). It is the country’s only longitudinal study of more than 10,000 HIV-positive individuals receiving antiretroviral therapy (ART) in Canada.
Canada’s blood services stuck in the 90s on HIV/AIDS policiesHIV is no longer a death sentence. It’s a manageable chronic condition – one that we can test for, and take precautions against. And yet, Canadian Blood Services and Héma-Québec still maintain an inexplicable ban on blood donations from men who have sex with men.