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UN: World must share responsibility...

UN: World must cooperate to overcome...

World

Tue, Dec 1 2020

HIV still infects 1.7 million people each year and kills some 690,000

Undiagnosed cases of HIV climb in...

Undiagnosed cases of HIV climb in...

Europe

Fri, Nov 27 2020

Earlier diagnosis of HIV is an urgent priority ECDC Director Andrea Ammon says

World's first patient cured of HIV dies...

World's 1st HIV survivor dies of...

North America

Wed, Sep 30 2020

A second HIV patient, Adam Castillejo, who was known as ‘the London patient,’ is also thought...

London man 2nd patient to be cured of...

London man 2nd patient to be cured of...

Europe

Tue, Mar 10 2020

The patient, who revealed his identity this week as Adam Castillejo, 40, was diagnosed with HIV in 2003...

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...

Trained workforce imperative for better...

Trained workforce imperative for better...

Dhaka

Tue, Oct 22 2019

Save the Children ran a project especially designed for case workers in an effort to strengthen the case...

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

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

Study: Indian police extort transgender...

Study: Indian police extort transgender...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 23 2018

The HIV prevalence among India's transgender community is estimated at 7.5%, much higher than the country's...

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...

2 Rohingya women found HIV

2 Rohingya women found HIV

Nation

Mon, Sep 25 2017

The two women were sent to CMCH on Sunday evening from Ukhiya upazila

HIV positive Rohingya found in Cox’s...

HIV positive Rohingya found in Cox’s...

Nation

Sat, Sep 16 2017

Four measles and 16 polio infected patients were also found in the camps

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...

‘I don’t want my daughter to grow up...

‘I don’t want my daughter to grow up...

Weekend Tribune

Sun, May 21 2017

Bonded sex workers in Bangladesh have tough choices

‘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...

Five HIV patients now 'virus, drugs...

Five HIV patients now 'virus, drugs...

Science

Fri, Feb 24 2017

A vaccine-based therapy helped five people with HIV to be “virus, drugs free” – one man has been free...

Chinese hospital infects five patients...

Chinese hospital infects five patients...

World

Fri, Feb 10 2017

A Chinese hospital has admitted to accidentally infecting five people with HIV because a staff member...

Fight HIV, not sex workers

Fight HIV, not sex workers

We need to address the social problems that make sex workers vulnerable to HIV

Surprising monkey study could lead to...

Surprising monkey study could lead to...

Uncategorized

Sat, Dec 3 2016

Dr Anthony Fauci doesn't get too excited about the results of animal studies, and he doesn't make house...