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TB smoking toll 'could reach 40m'

Forty million smokers around the world could die from TB by 2050, research suggests.

Published
05 October 2011
From
BBC Health
Mobile phone support helps patients with HIV stop smoking

A mobile phone counselling service can help people with HIV to stop smoking – at least in the short-term, US investigators report in the online edition of

Published
04 July 2011
By
Michael Carter
Text messages 'help smokers quit'

Supportive text messages can double the chance of someone successfully quitting smoking, according to UK researchers.

Published
30 June 2011
From
BBC Health
Smoking and its consequences: studies probe quitting, relapse and lung disease

Two adjacent posters at the Tenth International Congress on Drug Therapy in HIV Infection (HIV10) in Glasgow last week looked at smoking in people with HIV

Published
17 November 2010
By
Gus Cairns
Infectious and non-infectious lung disease risk increased for those with HIV

HIV is associated with an increased risk of lung disease with infectious and non-infectious causes, US investigators report in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care

Published
29 September 2010
By
Michael Carter
Recurrent pneumonia increases lung cancer risk for patients with AIDS

Recurrent bacterial pneumonia is associated with an increased risk of lung cancer in patients with AIDS, US investigators report in the online edition of the Journal of Acquired

Published
06 September 2010
By
Michael Carter
Both traditional risk factors and biomarkers associated with cardiovascular disease in patients with HIV

Family history and smoking are the strongest predictors of cardiovascular disease in patients with HIV, US investigators report in the online edition of AIDS. They

Published
04 June 2010
By
Michael Carter
Smoking is sole risk for lung cancer for women with HIV

Cigarette smoking was the sole risk factor for the development of lung cancer in women with or at risk of HIV in a study

Published
03 March 2010
By
Michael Carter
Smoking cessation lowers cardiovascular risk in D:A:D cohort

HIV-positive smokers had a significantly higher risk of cardiovascular events such as heart attacks and strokes, compared with those who never smoked, but the extra

Published
19 February 2010
By
Liz Highleyman
Off the hook: smoking – and how to give it up

Gus Cairns investigates the fatal attraction between people with HIV and cigarettes – and tries to kick the habit himself.

Published
01 February 2010
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Community Consensus Statement on Access to HIV Treatment and its Use for Prevention

Together, we can make it happen

We can end HIV soon if people have equal access to HIV drugs as treatment and as PrEP, and have free choice over whether to take them.

Launched today, the Community Consensus Statement is a basic set of principles aimed at making sure that happens.

The Community Consensus Statement is a joint initiative of AVAC, EATG, MSMGF, GNP+, HIV i-Base, the International HIV/AIDS Alliance, ITPC and NAM/aidsmap
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