communicable diseases

Cashing in on women’s health

Women’s health has been sidelined for centuries. But now that women are finally being heard, some unscrupulous companies are cashing in on the movement.

Australia is getting close to eliminating HIV transmission, but inequities in the delivery and uptake of prevention and treatment strategies remain.

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Advances in cancer treatment, gene editing and mRNA technology are helping researchers in their pursuit of an HIV cure.

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Access to a variety of PrEP methods allows women to choose what best suits them, depending on their context and where they are in their reproductive lifespan.

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What are the roadblocks to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals? And how can the pace of the SDGs gather momentum to meet the 2030 targets?

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The world needs more and better skilled health workers to attain the SDG targets and continue to foster global health beyond 2030.

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When so-called ‘superbugs’ become drug resistant, the infections they cause become even harder to treat.

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India is the ‘world capital’ of antimicrobial resistance and now part of a global fight to save millions of lives and trillions of dollars.

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It has been over 100 years since the last licensed tuberculosis vaccine. The clock is ticking to find a new one.

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Mosquitoes are the world’s deadliest creature, and they’re on the move.

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Hotter temperatures and heavy rainfall arriving with climate change are the perfect breeding ground for Dengue-spreading Aedes mosquitoes.

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As the world warms, diseases transmitted by insects may spread, but prevention strategies can break the link.

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