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Underage kids get HIV, Gay dating app halts registration

China has a vibrant lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender scene (LGBT) scene.

07 Jan 2019 9:44 AM

TN teen donor attempts suicide after infecting pregnant woman with HIV

Four days after the pregnant woman was given received blood transfusion, it was found that the blood was HIV-infected.

28 Dec 2018 9:07 AM

TN teen who donated blood to pregnant woman attempts suicide knowing he has HIV

Blood donated by the teen was meant for his relative, but it was not used and stored in the hospital's blood bank.

27 Dec 2018 6:47 PM

HIV-infected blood given to pregnant woman in Tamil Nadu hospital

Tamil Nadu government said it was making all efforts to prevent impact of virus on woman.

26 Dec 2018 2:30 PM

Cure for Aids: Scientists successfully destroy HIV-infected cells in major breakthrough

According to researchers they have successfully destroyed cells infected with virus, typically treated with antiretroviral drugs.

22 Dec 2018 4:36 PM


World's oldest monkeys may help fight against HIV

Rhesus macaque could be prompted to produce neutralizing antibodies against one strain of HIV that resembles the resilient viral form.

17 Dec 2018 10:54 AM

Genetic switch may lead to HIV cure, says study

People with HIV virus can live normal lives with exceedingly low or even undetectable viral loads thanks due to antiretroviral therapies.

07 Dec 2018 2:18 PM

Migrants tend to be healthier and live longer, says study

Populist arguments that migrants pose a health risk and a burden to health systems are myths used to drive anti-immigrant sentiment.

07 Dec 2018 10:35 AM

Villagers drain Karnataka lake after HIV+ woman's decomposed body found in it

Afraid they would contract HIV/AIDS, villagers informed authorities they would not use it till fresh water was filled.

06 Dec 2018 9:41 AM

Woman lost job for being HIV positive, gets it back after 3 years

Company had terminated her in 2015 after she gave document for claiming medical benefits which revealed that she was diagnosed with HIV.

04 Dec 2018 2:37 PM


NACO releases guidelines on HIV, TB intervention in jails

The programme aims to eliminate mother-to-child transmission of HIV and syphilis.

04 Dec 2018 1:52 AM

World AIDS Day: Here are a few things you need to know

HIV stands for human immunodeficiency virus while AIDS stands for acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.

01 Dec 2018 10:32 AM

Pune woman says doctor husband infected her with HIV through saline

The woman said that her husband and his parents were harassing her for dowry since the couple got married in 2015.

01 Dec 2018 10:20 AM

Link found between stigma, cognitive performance in people with HIV

Researchers found that HIV-related stigma had direct effects on cognitive test performance and anxiety.

30 Nov 2018 8:45 AM

Cellular proliferation keeps HIV infected cells alive: Study

The scientists found out that reducing cellular proliferation could help deplete the number of infected cells

19 Nov 2018 9:12 AM


New cell phone-based tool to detect HIV

Early detection of HIV is critical to prevent disease progression and transmission, and it requires long-term monitoring.

13 Nov 2018 2:04 PM

Millions with high blood sugar face tuberculosis risk

Tuberculosis, a severe infection caused by bacteria in the lungs, kills almost as many people each year as HIV/AIDS and malaria combined.

27 Oct 2018 9:46 AM

HIV-positive mother donates liver to save critically ill child in South Africa

Medication provided to child before transplant may have prevented HIV transmission, though that will only become clear over time.

04 Oct 2018 7:19 PM

Shocking: Newborn baby contracts HIV virus from open blister on dad's arm

Virus appeared to have entered his system within the first few days of his life, before his father had been diagnosed with HIV.

29 Sep 2018 10:42 AM

HIV trials show new treatment could suppress virus for six months

The infusion offers hope of an alternative to the daily regimen of drugs that people living with HIV have to take to stay alive.

27 Sep 2018 2:23 PM