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.

EU citizens being tracked on sensitive government sites

EU citizens being tracked on sensitive government sites
- Google DoubleClick trackers were found on health pages providing information on HIV symptoms, schizophrenia and alcoholism. Researchers also ...

LGBT+ health adviser urges Britain to make HIV-prevention drug free

LGBT+ health adviser urges Britain to make HIV-prevention drug free
- Brady, currently medical director of the Terrence Higgins Trust (THT), one of Britain's leading HIV/AIDS charities, said he had three main priorities for ...

HIV cases up 56pc as sexually transmitted diseases soar

HIV cases up 56pc as sexually transmitted diseases soar
- All five of the most prevalent STDs - HIV, syphilis, gonorrhoea, herpes and chlamydia - have significantly increased in annual detection rates since ...

Renowned HIV Organization, Project Inform, To Close Its Doors

Renowned HIV Organization, Project Inform, To Close Its Doors
- According to the Bay Area Reporter, one of the nation's longest-running HIV education and advocacy organizations has terminated its staff and is likely ...

Scottish life sciences firm's HIV test moves a step closer to being put into use worldwide

Scottish life sciences firm's HIV test moves a step closer to being put into use worldwide
- Alva-based medical diagnostics company Omega today said it had reached an important milestone as it eyes a global roll-out of its test for monitoring ...

HIV Prevention Drug for Real?

HIV Prevention Drug for Real?
- Many are unaware of the HIV prevention drug – Post Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP), which could prevent one from getting infected when exposed.

People who use drugs: still being left behind

People who use drugs: still being left behind
- While the incidence of HIV infection globally for all ages declined by 22% between 2011 and 2017, HIV infections among people who inject drugs ...

Circumcision to prevent HIV and other sexually transmitted infections in men who have sex with ...

Circumcision to prevent HIV and other sexually transmitted infections in men who have sex with ...
- All available evidence on the associations between circumcision and HIV and other sexually transmitted infections (STIs) among men who have sex ...