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A Ray of hope for HIV patients

Despite many efforts for over 30 years, scientists are yet to find a cure or vaccine for HIV/AIDS.

But, they have made some progress and have successful in their experiments on animals like monkey. 265 more words

New Researches

Grindr app to offer H.I.V. test reminders

From New York Times Health

In an effort to shrink the global AIDS epidemic, the world’s largest gay dating app is changing its software this week to urge millions of users to get frequent H.I.V. 163 more words

HIV Prevention

Health Alert: HIV rate among gay and bi men between the age of 25 to 34 rose 45% between 2008 and 2015

During that time, the rate dropped 15 percent nationally and rose 25 percent among Latino men who have sex with men.

From Poz Magazine online… 179 more words

In The News

LASG teaches abattoir stakeholders on HIV/AIDS prevention, spread of diseases

Lagos state government and ministry of Agriculture this week held a one-day HIV/AIDS Prevention and sensitization workshop for all abattoir stakeholders in the state. The workshop, which took place at the Oko Oba Farm service centre, Agege, Lagos, had in attendance butchers, meat sellers, transporters and other stakeholders in the meat distribution chain in the state. 128 more words


It’s Time for PrEP in Mecklenburg County

Mecklenburg County, home to the city of Charlotte in North Carolina, is one of the fastest-growing metropolitan areas in the Southeast and has one of the highest HIV infection rates in the nation. 311 more words

Advocacy Process

Get PrEP

PrEP is a once-daily pill for people who do not have HIV to help them stay negative. Studies show it reduces the risk of getting HIV from sex by more than… 83 more words


Evaluations of Structural Interventions for HIV Prevention: A Review of Approaches and Methods

Structural interventions alter the social, economic, legal, political, and built environments that underlie processes affecting population health. We conducted a systematic review of evaluations of structural interventions for HIV prevention in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) to better understand methodological and other challenges and identify effective evaluation strategies. 109 more words