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.

High-level screening must for new cancer patients

High-level screening must for new cancer patients
- Hyderabad: It is important to screen newly diagnosed cancer patients for Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C and HIV, as cancer treatments like chemotherapy and ...

HIV in the Black Community

HIV in the Black Community
- he harsh and disparate realities of the HIV epidemic in the South within the black community. We will be screening the raw and ...

New clues to controlling HIV found

New clues to controlling HIV found
- So to develop an effective HIV vaccine, we need to generate host immune responses that the virus cannot easily evade,” said Mark Brockman, ...

Marijuana use increases risk for lung disease in patients with HIV

Marijuana use increases risk for lung disease in patients with HIV
- In patients with HIV, long-term marijuana smoking is associated with lung disease independent of tobacco smoking, according to study findings.

Cessation of cigarette smoking and the impact on cancer incidence in human immunodeficiency ...

Cessation of cigarette smoking and the impact on cancer incidence in human immunodeficiency ...
- the impact on cancer incidence in human immunodeficiency virus–infected persons: The data collection on adverse events of anti-HIV drugs study.

Association between severe drought and HIV prevention and care behaviors in Lesotho: A ...

Association between severe drought and HIV prevention and care behaviors in Lesotho: A ...
- Considering the previous analysis of the impact of drought in Africa on HIV demonstrating an 11% greater prevalence in HIV-endemic rural areas ...

UNICEF, Kaduna govt conduct 159306 HIV tests in two years

UNICEF, Kaduna govt conduct 159306 HIV tests in two years
- She said that AYP is a UNICEF-supported programme, designed to scale-up the combination of HIV prevention, treatment and care services for AYPs ...

HIV stigmatisation in Nigeria: Which way forward?

HIV stigmatisation in Nigeria: Which way forward?
- Today, the African continent is the most affected by HIV/AIDs, with 25.6 million people living with HIV in 2016. Africa also accounts for almost two-thirds ...