The impact of moral suasion on Internet HIV/AIDS support groups: Evidence from a discussion of seropositivity disclosure ethics
- HIV and AIDS awareness. // Association Management;Jun94, Vol. 46 Issue 6, p27
Presents guidelines from the Citizens Commission on AIDS on awareness of AIDS and HIV. Equal opportunities for HIV victims; Employment policies; Implications for management.
- The socioeconomic impact of antiretroviral treatment on individuals in Soweto, South Africa. Chhagan, Varsha; Luiz, John; Mohapi, Lerato; McIntyre, James; Martinson, Neil // Health Sociology Review;Jun2008, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p95
This research explores the short-term socioeconomic effect of antiretroviral treatment (ART) in HIV positive patients attending the Perinatal HIV Research Unit clinics in Soweto, South Africa. An overall increase in mean personal and household income following commencement of ART was noted. Mean...
- Some demographic correlates of HIV/AIDS-related discrimination. Clymo, Philippa // Youth Studies Australia;Mar1996, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p58
Presents an abstract of the article `Some demographic correlates of HIV/AIDS-related discrimination,' by J. Noble, S. Kippax and J. Crawford, which appeared in the `Australian Journal of Social Issues.'
- The country versus the city: Differences between rural and urban tertiary students on HIV/AIDS ... Clymo, Philippa // Youth Studies Australia;Mar1996, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p58
Presents an abstract of the article `The country versus the city: Difference between rural and urban tertiary students on HIV/AIDS knowledge, beliefs and attitudes,' by A. Grunseit, D. Lupton et al, which appeared in the `Australian Journal of Social Issues.'
- HIV among black African communities in the UK. Peate, Ian // British Journal of Nursing;1/8/2009, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p5
The author reflects on the prevalence of HIV among black African communities in Great Britain. He suggests that nearly half of all HIV cases in black African patients in Great Britain are diagnosed late and that as a result this group of patients is missing out on the benefits that come from...
- HIV/AIDS, security and conflict: new realities, new responses. de Waal, Alex; Klot, Jennifer F.; Mahajan, Manjari; Huber, Dana; Frerks, Georg // Forced Migration Review;Oct2010 Supplement, p6
The article examines findings from the Social Science Research Councilâ€™s AIDS, Security and Conflict Initiative (ASCI) concerning how mutually reinforcing dynamics linking the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and the associated acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) with conflict...
- HIV/AIDS Information Awareness among Market Women: A Study of Olofimuyin Market, Sango-Ota, Ogun State, Nigeria. Ilo, Promise Ifeoma; Adeyemi, Aderonke // Library Philosophy & Practice;Oct2010, p1
The article presents research on health information on HIV/AIDS among women who are owners or employees of markets in rural Nigeria. A survey was conducted of women operating stalls in a market in Ogun State. Demographic characteristics of those surveyed including age, religion and educational...
- The Impact of the AIDS Pandemic on Health Services in Africa: Evidence from Demographic and Health Surveys. Case, Anne; Paxson, Christina // Demography;May2011, Vol. 48 Issue 2, p675
We document the impact of the AIDS crisis on non-AIDS-related health services in 14 sub-Saharan African countries. Using multiple waves of Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) for each country, we examine antenatal care, birth deliveries, and rates of immunization for children born between 1988...
- "You Know About Needle Boy, Right?". Correll, Timothy Corrigan // Western Folklore;Winter2008, Vol. 67 Issue 1, p60
This article examines the history and meaning of urban legends involving AIDS. The fear of AIDS spawned the creation of unsubstantiated legends that incorporate that fear. These stories generally feature an attack by someone with an AIDS or HIV-infected needle. Most of the narratives discovered...