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Combining different surveillance systems to assess the health problems in a community

Combining different surveillance systems to assess the health problems in a community Khalid Al Aboud ,Zaher Al Asmary,  Waleed Jameel, Hamdan Al Osaimy , Yasser Al Zahrani, Awatef Al Sobiani, Samiah Abdul Salam. Public Health Department, King Faisal Hospital;Makah, Saudi Arabia. Address for correspondence Dr. Khalid Al Aboud, MD, P.O Box 5440 Makah 21955 Saudi Arabia E-mail: amoa65@hotmail.com   It

PAPER: LYMPHOKINES; THE CORNERSTONE TO HIV/AIDS CURE

Dr Ekitumi Robert Ofagbor, MBBS. INTRODUCTION AIDS is a disease caused by the retrovirus human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and characterized by profound immunosuppression that leads to opportunistic infections, secondary neoplasms, and neurologic manifestations. The magnitude of the modern plague is truly staggering. By the end of 2006, more than a million cases

AIDS testing and treatment fall short in Africa

There have been dramatic progress in the global fight against HIV and AIDS but, massive challenges and misunderstandings still remain, especially in Africa. Globally, the number of AIDS-related deaths has dropped by  29 per cent since 2005. Access to antiretroviral drugs has expanded more than 40-fold worldwide in the past decade,

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