Less than one-half of women that are pregnant in low – and middle-income countries who require care to avoid vertical transmission have access. The disconnect between currently available knowledge and access to HIV avoidance and treatment services for those who use injection drugs in Eastern European countries and Central Asia has also emerged as an integral meeting theme. Though injecting practices energy the region’s epidemic, access to scientifically sound strategies, including needle and syringe exchange programmes and opioid substitution therapy, are scarce and illegal in lots of locations even, including Russia.Bloomberg Businessweek: Half of all American parents polled say they would like to be able to communicate with their child’s physician via the Internet, a fresh survey reveals. Yet fewer than 15 % of those said they are able to do so to make appointments for vaccinations or lab record retrievals, to complete screening forms, to fill prescriptions or to get health assistance. The findings were gleaned from the nationwide C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital National Poll on Children’s Health, that was conducted in January of this year . This article is certainly republished with kind authorization from our friends at The Kaiser Family members Foundation.