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World AIDS Day: Surprise monkey study could lead to 'functional' cure for HIV

Updated : Dec 01, 2016

By : Reuters

Category : Life

World AIDS Day: Surprise monkey study could lead to 'functional' cure for HIV

A surprising monkey study may have a possible functional cure for HIV that works without ART #Medicine #Health #HIV/AIDS #art #World Aids Day #Treatment #Gilead #BodyAndSoul #AIDS Vaccine Advocacy Coalition #Berlin patient
World AIDS Day: Social stigma causing depression in HIV patients

Updated : Dec 01, 2016

By : IANS

Category : Life

World AIDS Day: Social stigma causing depression in HIV patients

Social stigma, fear of isolation attached to HIV infection is driving patients towards depression and suicide #Health #HIV/AIDS #art #suicide #World Aids Day #depression #Social Stigma #BodyAndSoul
World AIDS Day: United by HIV, those living with the condition build support systems

Updated : Dec 01, 2016

By : Deya Bhattacharya

Category : Life

World AIDS Day: United by HIV, those living with the condition build support systems

Apart from creating awareness, the HIV programme in India has brought a much-needed acceptance to a plethora of identities and sexual orientations and has offered space for movements and advocacy #India #HIV/AIDS #art #World Aids Day #BodyAndSoul #Male condoms #Budhwarpet
On World AIDS Day, a look at films on HIV/AIDS, from Philadelphia to Phir Milenge

Updated : Dec 01, 2016

By : Ankita Maneck

Category : Bollywood

On World AIDS Day, a look at films on HIV/AIDS, from Philadelphia to Phir Milenge

Here are a list of five films that celebrate and talk about the challenges being accepted as a AIDS patient to the challenges of being in love on World Aids Day. #HIV/AIDS #AIDS #rent #World Aids Day #Philadelphia #Rosario Dawson #Idina Menzel #Phir Milenge #My Brother...Nikhil #precious #How To Survive A Plague #Jeffery
World AIDS Day: Beyond condoms, India must protect generic drug industry

Updated : Dec 01, 2016

By : Hassan M Kamal

Category : Life

World AIDS Day: Beyond condoms, India must protect generic drug industry

India's war against HIV/AIDS shouldn't be limited to just awareness, but also with big pharma companies trying to overtake its generic drug industry, which is the only source of inexpensive medicine against the dreaded virus and diseases caused by it #Medicine #HIV/AIDS #HIV #Patent #WTO #World Aids Day #hepatitis C #TB #Sovaldi #Loon Gangte #DNP+ #Gilead #BodyAndSoul #Male condoms #ITPC #HIV amendment bill 2016
World AIDS Day: Faulty blood transfusions behind 14,774 HIV cases in India

Updated : Dec 01, 2016

By : IndiaSpend

Category : Life

World AIDS Day: Faulty blood transfusions behind 14,774 HIV cases in India

Over the last seven years, 14,474 cases of HIV through blood transfusion have been reported in India even as the state governments and the central health ministry deny the crisis or are clueless #Uttar Pradesh #India #Gujarat #Karnataka #HIV/AIDS #HIV #Lok Sabha #AIDS #RTI #Maharashtra #compensation #Canada #World Aids Day #National AIDS Control Organisation #Right To Information #Blood transfusion #Junagadh #NACO #CDC #BodyAndSoul #Anupriya Patel #Male condoms
Study shows health improving globally, but chronic diseases remain a major threat

Updated : Oct 06, 2016

By : Reuters

Category : Life

Study shows health improving globally, but chronic diseases remain a major threat

Despite an improvement in healthcare and life expectancy, long-term illnesses like cancer, diabetes are rising, says a new research, causing seven out of 10 deaths, globally #obesity #NewsTracker #death #Health #HIV/AIDS #Cancer #malaria #Diabetes #Sanitation #Childbirth #University of Washington #the Lancet #diarrhoea #Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation #2015 #cardiovascular #global burden of diseases #chronic diseases #1990 #communicable
Here's why contraceptive use across India has declined despite high awareness

Updated : Sep 11, 2016

By : The Ladies Finger

Category : Life

Here's why contraceptive use across India has declined despite high awareness

According to data from the latest National Family Health Survey, there has been six percent drop in the use of contraceptive in India. This drop comes even as awareness about contraceptives has grown. So, what can we learn about contraceptive use across India, and what might be behind this mismatch between theory and practice? #HIV/AIDS #HIV #CriticalPoint #AIDS #analysis #National Family Health Survey #BodyAndSoul #contraceptive use in India #NFHS-4 data
Nadda says India supplies 80% drugs to combat AIDS globally

Updated : Jun 09, 2016

By : PTI

Category : India

Nadda says India supplies 80% drugs to combat AIDS globally

The UN General Assembly adopted a new political declaration that emphasised on the critical importance of affordable medicines to combat the scourge of HIV/AIDS. #NewsTracker #HIV/AIDS #UN General Assembly #JP Nadda #TRIPS #antiretroviral therapy
Thailand becomes first Asian nation to eliminate mother-to-child transmission of HIV

Updated : Jun 08, 2016

By : PTI

Category : World

Thailand becomes first Asian nation to eliminate mother-to-child transmission of HIV

It's a major turnaround for Thailand. The country went from 100,000 HIV cases in 1990 to over a million in 3 years, fuelled in part by its huge sex trade. #NewsTracker #HIV/AIDS #HIV #World Health Organization #WHO #HIV/ AIDS in Thailand #mother-to-child transmission of HIV