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People Living With HIV Have 2-Fold Risk of Heart Failure

People Living With HIV Have 2-Fold Risk of Heart Failure
- People living with HIV are twice as likely to develop cardiovascular disease than noninfected individuals. According to a new study, they are also more ...

Ireland in 2018 Recorded High Cases of HIV

Ireland in 2018 Recorded High Cases of HIV
- A total of 531 people were diagnosed with HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) in Ireland in 2018, hitting a record high since such records were ...

Hitch HIV prevention to a rolling wagon

Hitch HIV prevention to a rolling wagon
HIV is making a comeback, threatening to infect minority communities en masse. But our nation has yet to mount an adequate response.

Every year, 10% of HIV positive blood donors in TN aren't informed about their infection

Every year, 10% of HIV positive blood donors in TN aren't informed about their infection
- To make matters worse, the youth had already donated blood at the very same government hospital in 2016, and was found to be HIV positive at the ...

Unprotected Sex, HIV Positive Teens Force Chinese Gay Dating App to Halt Registration

Unprotected Sex, HIV Positive Teens Force Chinese Gay Dating App to Halt Registration
- Chinese gay dating app Blued is halting new user registration for a week, it said on Sunday, following media reports that underage users ...

HIV self-testing kit, financial incentives increase men's linkage to care, prevention services

HIV self-testing kit, financial incentives increase men's linkage to care, prevention services
- Partner-delivered HIV self-testing kits and a fixed financial incentive substantially increased the odds of linkage to care or prevention services among ...

Chinese gay dating app Blued puts hold on new users over HIV/Aids fears for minors

Chinese gay dating app Blued puts hold on new users over HIV/Aids fears for minors
- It added that it had used artificial intelligence to weed out pornographic content since last year, and vowed to further support HIV/Aids prevention work.

Destination countries urged to remove HIV status as exclusionary conditions for migrants

Destination countries urged to remove HIV status as exclusionary conditions for migrants
- CARAM Asia a regional network of 42 migrant right organizations urged destination countries to remove their HIV status as exclusionary conditions for ...