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Process Launched to Develop Next National HIV/AIDS Strategy and National Viral Hepatitis Action Plan

This week ADM Brett Giroir, MD, Assistant Secretary for Health at the Department of Health and Human Services, announced the process the Department will use to develop the next editions of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy (NHAS) and the National Viral Hepatitis Action Plan (NVHAP), both of which expire in 2020. […]

Process Launched to Develop Next National HIV/AIDS Strategy and National Viral Hepatitis Action Plan 2018-11-27T16:06:31+00:00

Block the Buzzing, Bites, and Bumps: Preventing Mosquito-Borne Illnesses

Summer can be a bummer if outdoor fun is interrupted by the irritating buzz of mosquitoes. Their bites not only create itchy red bumps on your skin; they also carry the risk of disease. NIH-funded scientists are working to find better ways to diagnose, treat, and prevent mosquito-borne illnesses. And we can all take simple [...]

Block the Buzzing, Bites, and Bumps: Preventing Mosquito-Borne Illnesses 2017-10-03T13:44:12+00:00

Reducing the Mosquito Population to Prevent Zika Spread in Georgia

Spring has arrived in Georgia. The trees are in bloom, tulips and daffodils are poking up from the ground, and the days are growing longer and warmer. Another sure sign of spring – mosquitoes. They’ve spent the winter in egg stage and depending on temperature and rainfall will soon emerge going from egg to adult [...]

Reducing the Mosquito Population to Prevent Zika Spread in Georgia 2017-07-09T16:10:10+00:00