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56 new AIDS patients detected in Khulna...

56 new AIDS patients detected in Khulna...

Nation

Fri, Dec 13 2019

This year, 12 AIDS patients died, eight of them were women

919 HIV infected, 170 die from AIDS...

919 HIV infected, 170 die from AIDS...

Bangladesh

Sun, Dec 1 2019

105 people were from Rohingya background

Half of the estimated HIV positives...

Half of the estimated HIV positives...

Health

Sat, Nov 30 2019

The unidentified infected persons are posing serious risk as potential sources of fresh HIV infection...

NCC cleaners ‘immune’ to health...

NCC cleaners ‘immune’ to health...

Nation

Tue, Nov 19 2019

There are 912 cleaners working under the NCC

Unicef: 80 adolescents to die of AIDS...

Unicef: 80 adolescents to die of AIDS...

Health

Sat, Dec 1 2018

United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (Unicef) published a report on AIDS on...

Report: 193 tested HIV-positive in 8...

Report: 193 tested HIV-positive in 8...

Dhaka

Sun, Sep 30 2018

The report highlights that returning expatriates are a prime contributor to spreading the virus

Elton John and Prince Harry launch bid...

Elton John and Prince Harry launch bid...

D2

Tue, Jul 24 2018

'Too many around the world are still ignoring the damaging knock-on effects on education and other...

Decriminalization of drug use: A better...

Decriminalization of drug use: A better...

Special

Tue, Apr 3 2018

Decriminalization does not necessarily mean legalization, but rather removes criminal penalties for use...

HIV deaths: Bangladesh ranks 10th in...

HIV deaths: Bangladesh ranks 10th in...

Bangladesh

Fri, Jan 26 2018

There are currently around 12,000 HIV-positive people in Bangladesh

A public health risk

A public health risk

Editorial

Fri, Dec 1 2017

While the health ministry has taken measures to prevent such an incident, the possibility of an epidemic...

World AIDS Day: Rohingya influx triggers...

World AIDS Day: Rohingya influx triggers...

Health

Fri, Dec 1 2017

'An estimated 12,000 to 14,000 people are living with HIV in Bangladesh, as per the Asian Epidemic Model...

Sanofi tests three-in-one antibody to...

Sanofi tests three-in-one antibody to...

Health & Wellness

Fri, Sep 22 2017

Other experiments showed the novel antibodies were active against 99% of more than 200 diverse strains...

9-year-old South African becomes third...

9-year-old South African becomes third...

Africa

Mon, Jul 24 2017

The child was given a ten-month course of anti-AIDS medicine until she was one year old, then taken off...

‘Sex workers and traffickers need to...

‘Sex workers and traffickers need to...

Law & Rights

Fri, Mar 10 2017

Rights groups on Thursday urged the government to legalise the sex workers’ profession and ensure they...

Nation observes World Aids Day

Nation observes World Aids Day

Bangladesh

Thu, Dec 1 2016

The country has been observing World Aids Day to raise awareness of HIV and AIDS and to honour those...

World AIDS day Today

World AIDS day Today

Around the Web

Thu, Dec 1 2016

Bangladesh will observe World Aids Day today to raise awareness of HIV and AIDS and to honour those who...