Stigmabase is a non-profit internet initiative dedicated to informing and raising awareness on the damaging effects of social exclusion and stigma around the world. The marginalization of individuals or categories of individuals is a too common phenomenon. Millions of people are facing this problem around the world and many complex factors are involved.

Addressing Stigma That Limits PrEP Use for HIV

Addressing Stigma That Limits PrEP Use for HIV
- Addressing Stigma That Limits PrEP Use for HIV ... and helpful in reducing it as an impediment to its use for HIV prevention, according to the results of ...

These Teenagers Are Making an Aids-Free Zimbabwe a Reality

These Teenagers Are Making an Aids-Free Zimbabwe a Reality
- An AIDS-free generation once seemed like a far-off dream but with the help of organisations like Medecins Sans Frontiers (MSF) the dream is now ...

7 Things to Expect for Gilead Sciences in 2019

7 Things to Expect for Gilead Sciences in 2019
- While Alton acknowledged that competition will heat up in HIV, he stated that Gilead's HIV franchise will remain strong. Washington also pointed out ...

Chinese scientist who produced gene-edited babies may be executed, colleagues say

Chinese scientist who produced gene-edited babies may be executed, colleagues say
- His work, which was aimed at giving children of HIV-positive parents the ability to resist the disease prior to being born, resulted in at least two live ...

Risk of Heart Failure Doubled in People Living with HIV

Risk of Heart Failure Doubled in People Living with HIV
- According to the results of a new study, people living with HIV are twice as likely to develop cardiovascular disease than noninfected individuals.

Left behind': Drug companies and researchers have overlooked patients who don't respond to HIV ...

Left behind': Drug companies and researchers have overlooked patients who don't respond to HIV ...
- For 35 years, he has kept up a relentless fight against HIV, but his muscular physique is that of a man decades younger. Regular workouts, fatty ...

History of HIV told by Vancouver artists in new gallery show

History of HIV told by Vancouver artists in new gallery show
- The Lived Experience — Art, Advocacy and HIV features 35 works by various artists, some living with HIV, including Kerr, Joe Average, Margarite ...

Air Pollution May Worsen Brain Function in HIV-Infected Children

Air Pollution May Worsen Brain Function in HIV-Infected Children
- The combination of air pollution and HIV infection may have a greater detrimental impact on the cognitive abilities of school-aged ...