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Sep 23, 2018
HIV patient attempts suicide, poisons daughters' food in Tamil Nadu's Erode district; girls declared dead, father criticalAfter the neighbours noticed the three lying unconscious, they informed Tamil Nadu police, who rushed to the spot and shifted them to Anthiyur Government Hospital
Sep 15, 2018
In 2017, India had nearly 21.40 lakh people living with HIV, over two-fifths of them women, says NACO reportIndia had an estimated 21.40 lakh people living with HIV in 2017, with slightly more than two-fifth of them being women, the National AIDS Control Organisation (NACO) said on Friday.
Aug 26, 2018
Battle against drug-resistant TB: Like South Africa, India needs to allow access to 'game-changing' bedaquiline, says researcherThe use of bedaquiline is crucial because TB is the ninth leading cause of death worldwide, killing an estimated 1.6 million people in 2016 – of which 27 percent were Indians, who dominate the ranks of TB patients.
Aug 13, 2018
Delhi HC seeks Centre's response on plea seeking reforms, better healthcare for HIV patients, lists matter for 26 NovThe court was hearing a plea filed by a Delhi University student Shebani Rose Verma who has raised the question about over a year's delay in notifying the act, which received Presidential assent on 20 April, 2017.
Jul 20, 2018
India saw major reduction in HIV infections over past 7 years, says UNAIDS report; AIDS-related deaths down from 160,000 to 69,000An UNAIDS report said that India has seen a major reduction in HIV infections, AIDS-related deaths between 2010 and 2017
Jul 11, 2018
How a new technology fix can help efforts to fight the drug problem in PunjabPublic health advocates are now calling for the state to ensure all health facilities adopt auto-disable syringes.
Jun 21, 2018
Scientists from India, US discover why HIV-1C is the virus' most prevalent subtypeResearchers have found that HIV-1C can efficiently duplicate an important region of its genome to replicate faster unlike other subtypes
Jun 06, 2018
China approves Albuviritide: first domestically developed, long-acting injectable anti-HIV drugChina has approved the first homemade, long-acting injectable HIV drug Albuvirtide, which could be a boon to thousands of HIV/AIDS patients in the country,
Jun 05, 2018
Women HIV patients in Ghana say public stigmatisation slowing down treatment, calls it 'mental torture'Women living with HIV and AIDS in Ghana have expressed displeasure over high public stigmatisation,slowing down their treatment and development processes.
Apr 10, 2018
Ram Nath Kovind becomes first head of state to address Swaziland's Parliament, announces $1 mn aidIndia donated $1 million to support Swaziland's national disaster management agency and expressed commitment to the developmental partnership to create local capacities in the country