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.

The Quest To Reduce Maternal Deaths Globally

The Quest To Reduce Maternal Deaths Globally
- Non-pregnancy related infection, including HIV/AIDS ... care guidelines of South Africa which have been based on the new WHO recommendations for ...

How Global Warming Is Adding to the Health Risks of Poor People

How Global Warming Is Adding to the Health Risks of Poor People
- All are airborne infections, with the risk of these conditions highest among people the very young, old, and people with HIV or other immune-mediated ...

Mozambique: Over one million HIV sufferers seek ARV treatment

Mozambique: Over one million HIV sufferers seek ARV treatment
- At least one million people living with HIV and AIDS in Mozambique are ... help save the lives of those suffering from the disease, primarily in Africa.

More funds needed for HIV, malaria and TB drugs - lobby

More funds needed for HIV, malaria and TB drugs - lobby
- Speaking in Nairobi, several lobby groups urged President Uhuru Kenyatta to attend the Africa Leadership Meeting in Addis Ababa on 8th February, ...

HIV testing was compulsory. If you didn't test, they wouldn't treat you'

HIV testing was compulsory. If you didn't test, they wouldn't treat you'
- Frightened, Busisiwe left the clinic without being screened for HIV. ... or labour or shortly after, according to Statistics South Africa's 2013 figures.

Cervical Lesion Treatment Failure Prevalent in Women With HIV

Cervical Lesion Treatment Failure Prevalent in Women With HIV
- Premalignant cervical lesion treatment failure is more prevalent in women with HIV compared with women who do not have HIV, and the only ...

Predictors of HIV Viral Suppression and Durable Suppression in Heterosexuals

Predictors of HIV Viral Suppression and Durable Suppression in Heterosexuals
- Heterosexuals living in neighborhoods with a lower percentage of residents who are food distressed are more likely to maintain HIV viral suppression ...

HIV status of over 14000 people leaked online, Singapore authorities say

HIV status of over 14000 people leaked online, Singapore authorities say
- The HIV-positive status of 14,200 people, as well as their identification numbers and contact details, has been leaked online, authorities in ...