September 30, 2015

Treat All People Living With HIV, Offer Antiretrovirals as Additional Prevention Choice for People at "Substantial" Risk

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Anyone infected with HIV should begin antiretroviral treatment as soon after diagnosis as possible, WHO announced Wednesday. With its "treat-all" recommendation, WHO removes all limitations on eligibility for antiretroviral therapy (ART) among people living with HIV; all populations and age groups are now eligible for treatment.

September 10, 2015

Millennium Development Goals (MDGs): Progress Report on the Health-Related MDGs

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We earlier discussed the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). We defined it as 8 goals that UN Member States agreed to try to achieve by the year 2015. This article is a progress report on the health-related goals of that plan. UPDATE: Since 2016, the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) replaced the MDGs.