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IntraHealth International Highlights Several Efforts In African Nations To Expand HIV Services

IntraHealth International’s “Vital”: Nurses Are Boosting Tanzania’s HIV Prevention Efforts in the Lake Zone Regions (Blyth, 11/30). IntraHealth International: Health Officials Tap into Powerful Data to Expand HIV Services in Namibia (11/30). IntraHealth International: New Project Uses Data and Determination to Expand Key HIV Services in Eastern Uganda (11/30).

Rate Of Newly Diagnosed HIV Cases Up 52% In Europe Since 2007, ECDC/WHO Report Shows

Reuters: Europe’s HIV epidemic growing at alarming rate, WHO warns “The number of people newly diagnosed with HIV in Europe reached its highest level in 2016 since records began, showing the region’s epidemic growing ‘at an alarming pace,’ health officials said on Tuesday. … The ECDC/WHO report found that over…

MMWR Article Examines Polio Eradication Efforts In Pakistan

CDC’s “Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report”: Progress Toward Poliomyelitis Eradication — Pakistan, January 2016-September 2017 This article provides summaries of immunization and surveillance activities related to polio eradication efforts in Pakistan (Elhamidi et al., 11/24).

MSF, Stop TB Partnership Call For High-Burden TB Countries To Align Testing, Treatment Practices With International Standards

Médecins Sans Frontières: TB: Governments given deadline to increase testing and treatment “Ahead of the first-ever Global Ministerial Conference on ‘Ending TB’ in Moscow, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) and the Stop TB Partnership called for countries with high burdens of tuberculosis (TB) to implement the latest international treatment and testing…

Editorial, Opinion Piece Recognize World Antibiotic Awareness Week

The Lancet Global Health: Fighting antimicrobial resistance on all fronts Editorial Board “The theme of this year’s World Antibiotic Awareness Week (Nov 13-19) is ‘seek advice.’ But what if your health professional’s advice is not evidence-based? … The news media regularly resounds to hope stories of new antibiotics, but –…

More Effort Needed To Save Children From Preventable, Treatable Pneumonia, Report Says

The Guardian: Gasping for breath: pneumonia’s deadly toll among the hungry children of Kenya “…Pneumonia kills two children under five every minute, or almost one million a year worldwide: more than malaria, diarrhea, and measles combined, according to research published by Save the Children on Thursday. Yet it can be…

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