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Male Circumcision to Prevent AIDS Transmission

Studies in AIDS-prevalent regions of Africa show a 60% reduction in transmission from woman to man after circumcision. Gates Foundation: http://bit.ly/8T7Gcq

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Test all adults in some countries for HIV

Epidemiologists show that testing all adults for HIV in India would overall save money. Economist http://econ.st/11CuhmQ

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Give Aid to Relatives Instead of Orphanages

A new approach to assisting AIDS orphans in Africa involves financial support to relatives of orphans rather than to orphanages. http://ow.ly/JbG8

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Accelerated HIV Vaccine R&D

2012 Copenhagen Convention top 15 idea http://bit.ly/K9iuSU

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Agriculture Training for People Living with AIDS

Gardens for Health provides land, resources and training for people living with HIV in Rwanda. Dell "Social Innovations Challenge" grand winner 2009. http://bit.ly/7ACa2Y

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DIY HIV Testing

The OraQuick kit allows 20 minute home testing for HIV for $40. Time invention of year 2012 http://ti.me/Sz6xPA

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HIV Gardens

Gardens for Health International provides work and nutrition to Rwandans living with HIV. Dell Social Innovation Challenge Grand Prize Winner 2009. http://bit.ly/YXHAPj

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Antiretroviral Prophylaxis

CDC now recommends that people at high risk of getting AIDS should take a daily pill to lower the risk. NY Times http://nyti.ms/RENHJi

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