Here is a real life story of a young Ugandan woman who learnt about her HIV status at 11 years when her mother disclosed it to her.
It all started in a small fishing community. Patients lost so much weight that residents began to call the disease ‘slim’.
There are certain cancers that are associated with AIDS, for example, Kaposi’s sarcoma, Non-Hodgkin lymphoma (cancer of the lymph glands) and cervical...
Uganda's rapid acknowledgment of the crisis and the overarching “ABC” policy, managed to reduce the national HIV prevalence.
“We want young men and women in the age range of 16 and 25 who are focused, who can speak and who have information on issues on HIV/AIDS affecting young...
The Y+ beauty pageant by UNYPA wins the coveted Golden Egg, Fast Forward Award during the AIDS 2018 conference.
An alarming rate of new infections coupled with an exploding young population in hard-hit countries could spell "a crisis of epic proportions.
“The drug is more efficacious; it achieves faster viral load suppression and it is less prone to resistance."
Birungi explained that HIV/AIDS predisposes people to mental illness in several ways, which include the virus itself interfering with the normal functioning...
"The baby's mother was HIV-positive and refused treatment for herself and her daughter," investigators say in a statement.
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