The Blueprint for an AIDS-Free Generation released by Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in November 2012 makes a bold declaration: We are at a tipping point in this most devastating pandemic of our time.
The scientific and clinical evidence is overwhelming. An HIV & AIDS-free generation is possible, even in sight, but lack of political leadership is failing to stop the epidemic and putting unnecessary lives at risk. As we mark World AIDS day, Canadians should demand government acts now.
HAART, Dr. Montaner explained, stops HIV replication after which the HIV load falls to undetectable levels in plasma as well as in sexual fluids, and this results in sharp reduction in HIV transmission.