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People on HIV medication cannot transmit virus to sexual partners: CDC

Clinical trials over years have showed those with ‘undetectable’ virus load have zero percent risk of transmission.

06 Oct 2017 1:20 PM

Scientists may have created molecule that could eliminate HIV

Group of scientists have been looking for ways to eliminate 'reservoirs' where virus hides, and researchers may have developed a solution.

06 Oct 2017 12:20 PM

Rate of HIV in rise among elderly in Europe, says study

Study by researchers find steady growth over past 12 years in rates of new HIV cases in older people in region.

27 Sep 2017 9:17 AM

Govt-Aided awareness campaign in Punjab says AIDS spreads through handshake

PSACS has published pamphlet, ntended to provide awareness on AIDS, but with information, that can only be called grossly erroneous.

25 Sep 2017 2:25 PM

Smokers with HIV more at risk of lung cancer than AIDS, says study

Researchers find that 25 percent of people who adhere well to anti-HIV medications but continue to smoke will die from lung cancer.

20 Sep 2017 12:42 PM


Scientists have breakthrough in creating HIV vaccine

Scientists are able find way to greatly improve B-cell responses to an HIV vaccine thus opening up doors to possible cure.

14 Sep 2017 1:43 PM

Now, anti-HIV pill found to safe for adolescent gay and bisexual boys

The pill, that was only given to adults combines two drugs was seen to be well tolerated among youngsters.

06 Sep 2017 8:01 AM

HIV/AIDS no longer the leading cause of death in Africa

Data released by WHO says HIV deaths decreased, while there is increase in deaths of patients with lower respiratory tract infections.

24 Aug 2017 11:10 AM

Diana: the fashionista who shook up the royal dress code

Diana has become a fashion icon -- timeless, elegant, and still so relevant.

16 Aug 2017 1:55 PM

African girl in remission for 9 yrs raises hope for HIV cure

This and other recent, isolated cases of remission have given additional hope to 37 million people worldwide infected with virus.

25 Jul 2017 2:03 PM


Injections may work as well as pills to keep HIV virus under control, says study

While the UN recommends ART fro all HIV positive people, a two-drug cocktail each month can very well replace daily consumption of pills.

24 Jul 2017 6:09 PM

Five key numbers on AIDS

Roughly 1.8 million people worldwide contracted the AIDS virus in 2016.

21 Jul 2017 2:12 PM

HIV cure maybe closer, says study

New research says injection may soon be available that prevents virus from spreading.

21 Jul 2017 1:41 PM

Body's immune system helping HIV?

Researchers say body's own immune system might be getting in the way of neutralizing the HIV-1 virus.

12 Jul 2017 2:48 PM

Any reason to be gay?

“As part of the LGBT community, we can be proud that something like this has happened anywhere in the world,” says LGBT activist Harish Iyer.

08 Jun 2017 12:38 AM


Free condom store launched in India

The AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) said the initiative was the first of its kind.

26 Apr 2017 8:24 PM

New technique makes cells resistant to HIV

It offers a significant advantage over therapies where antibodies float freely in the bloodstream at a relatively low concentration.

11 Apr 2017 9:38 PM

Special trains to spread awareness on key diseases

Health ministry has suggested the Railways to generate awareness about dietary and lifestyle-related risk factors of NCDs.

04 Apr 2017 3:39 AM

Motherhood knows no boundaries

A heartwarming commercial is gaining traction online for its touching portrayal of transgender rights in India.

03 Apr 2017 12:11 AM

Stories of hope from around the world

The moment of triumph came when she was one among the six state toppers.

17 Mar 2017 1:55 AM