Certain brain cells may have role in allowing HIV to spread in body despite treatment, suggests recent research
Generally, HIV attacks the immune system of a person by infecting CD4 positive (CD4+) T cells, which are a type of white blood cells
Larry Kramer was as known for his public fight to secure medical treatment, acceptance and civil rights for people with AIDS as he was for his creative writing.
To historians and public health researchers, the racialized responses to the emerging coronavirus are nothing new. From 14th century plague to HIV/AIDS and the recent round of Ebola, infectious disease outbreaks have often coincided with surges of prejudice and marginalization.
A protein molecule called MPT63 secreted by the bacteria maybe playing a role in the release process.
India supplies nearly two-thirds of world's AIDS treatment drugs; plays major role in global fight against disease
Significant advances have been made in understanding, treatment, and prevention of HIV/AIDS globally, Tripathi said.
There has not been a new and commercially available vaccination for tuberculosis in a century.
The list highlights issues will 'demand the attention' of WHO & their partner organisations.
World AIDS Day: Health organisations urge people to get tested for HIV; here's why you should 'know your status'
1 December is marked as the World AIDS Day every year to spread awareness and unite people in the fight against HIV/AIDS.
India's healthcare apathy: Poor quality of care kills more than lack of access to treatment facilities
More than one million of 8.6 million preventable deaths were from neonatal conditions and tuberculosis in people who accessed the health system but received poor quality of care in 2016.
Monetary budgets for orphans infected with the disease was enhanced from Rs 2,050 to Rs 4,100.
Apple's special edition iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus Product Red launched in India from Rs 67,490 onwards
Earlier this month, Apple launched iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus in red colour globally as part of its partnership with (PRODUCT) RED.
Reports state that an internal memo was distributed to Virgin Mobile employees about this special iPhone 8 edition.
Republican Tom Marino, President Donald Trump's nominee to be the nation's drug czar, has withdrawn from consideration following reports that he played a key role in weakening the federal government's authority to stop companies from distributing opioids.
Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh to provide birth control kits to refugees amid fears of population rise in migrants
Bangladesh will launch a birth control campaign among the Rohingya Muslims amid fears that the refugee population could rise sharply with the influx of the ethnic minority Myanmar nationals
Michael Friedman's play Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson made its world premiere in 2009 and went on to become a huge success.
Drought-led migration is making girls prey to trafficking in Andhra Pradesh's Kadiri, pushing town towards HIV/AIDS
In Kadiri, a small town in the drought-affected Anantpur district of Andhra Pradesh, hundreds of teenage girls left behind by migrant parents fall prey to human traffickers, who force them into flesh trade under the guise of a better life and job
A surprising monkey study may have a possible functional cure for HIV that works without ART
Social stigma, fear of isolation attached to HIV infection is driving patients towards depression and suicide
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
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.