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Youth in Malawi don't know how to use condoms

Youth in Malawi don't know how to use condoms
- Some even get married without going for HIV testing and counseling, a thing which can likely influence the spread of the virus among them.

Punjab's HIV problems

Punjab's HIV problems
HIV has reached the level of concentrated epidemic in Pakistan. The under- reported health hazard calls for mass level awareness campaigns to ...

HIV-to-HIV Organ Transplants Are On The Rise

HIV-to-HIV Organ Transplants Are On The Rise
- A recent video from NBC is spotlighting the environment that HIV-positive people live in within the world of surgery and transplants. The below ...

The father providing a home to abandoned HIV-positive children

The father providing a home to abandoned HIV-positive children
- Some inherited HIV from their succumbed parents. Some escaped torture by their guardians. Indeed, all were affected and reeling from pains and in ...

HIV and AIDS a Lookback at 2018 Highs and Lows

HIV and AIDS a Lookback at 2018 Highs and Lows
- Cancer Immunology Research published a small study that showed that two-thirds of people with HIV who suffered from Karposi Sarcoma and ...

Teen with HIV who donated blood tries to kill self

Teen with HIV who donated blood tries to kill self
- A teenager who donated blood without knowing he was HIV positive tried to commit suicide after finding out it caused a woman to ...

Can Viruses in the Genome Cause Disease?

Can Viruses in the Genome Cause Disease?
- The patient had not only immune deficiency resulting from HIV infection, but amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) as well, and the neurodegenerative ...

Why 'leaking' of identities of HIV positive patients sets TN back by decades

Why 'leaking' of identities of HIV positive patients sets TN back by decades
- TV channels unwittingly revealed the identity of a HIV positive donor recently, that allegedly led him to suicide. In another instance, a doctor revealed ...