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How Cervical Cancer, Most Common In India, Can Be Prevented

How Cervical Cancer, Most Common In India, Can Be Prevented

Cervical cancer or cancer of the cervix, the lowermost part of the uterus, is the most common form of cancer in Indian women, especially...
Sex Workers In Kolkata’s Sonagachi Hit By GST On Sanitary Pads

Sex Workers In Kolkata’s Sonagachi Hit By GST On Sanitary Pads

Kolkata: The 12 per cent GST on sanitary napkins imposed under the new tax regime has put sex workers of Sonagachi, Asia's largest red...
Mizoram’s Novel Scheme For HIV Affected

Mizoram’s Novel Scheme For HIV Affected

Aizawl: The Mizoram Health Minister Lal Thanzara on Thursday launched the 'Test and Treat Strategy' of the Mizoram state AIDS Control Society (MSACS) to...
UN Agency Urges People To ‘Make Noise’ Against AIDS Discrimination

UN Agency Urges People To ‘Make Noise’ Against AIDS Discrimination

United Nations: The Joint UN Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) on Wednesday marked Zero Discrimination Day with a "Make Some Noise" campaign, urging people to...
Gay Prince On Front Line Of India’s War Against AIDS

Gay Prince On Front Line Of India’s War Against AIDS

New Delhi: From setting up his own charity to hanging condoms on trees, Manvendra Singh Gohil has dedicated himself to fighting the scourge of...
Blocking Protein May Up Ability To Fight HIV: Study

Blocking Protein May Up Ability To Fight HIV: Study

Los Angeles: Scientists have discovered that blocking a protein which activates the body's immune response may actually help better combat HIV. This is the first...
World AIDS Day: Survey Reveals Why HIV Patients Suffer Depression

World AIDS Day: Survey Reveals Why HIV Patients Suffer Depression

New Delhi: Social stigma, fear of isolation attached to human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection is driving patients towards depression and suicide, a survey conducted...
In Mizoram, Over 1,300 People Died Of AIDS Since 1990: Officials

In Mizoram, Over 1,300 People Died Of AIDS Since 1990: Officials

Aizawal: Over 1,300 people have died of AIDS in Mizoram out of the 13,040 HIV positive cases identified since October 1990, Mizoram State AIDS...
World AIDS Day: New Potent Vaccine May Spell End For HIV

World AIDS Day: New Potent Vaccine May Spell End For HIV

Washington: The largest and most advanced HIV vaccine trial has been launched in South Africa to test the safety of a new experimental regimen...
Isolated, Shut Out, How This HIV Patient Fought Back

Isolated, Shut Out, How This HIV Patient Fought Back

New Delhi: In December 2003, when Chinmay Dharmesh Modi was 9, his parents discovered that they were suffering from AIDS. It was like a...