Britain’s first national adviser for LGBT+ health has said the roll-out of a highly effective HIV prevention pill could save hundreds of thousands of pounds for the country’s publicly funded health authority.
The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS says it’s greatly encouraged by the news that an HIV-positive man has been functionally cured of HIV.
A patient in London has become the second person ever to be seemingly cured of HIV in the world.
AIDS emerged as a mysterious disease in the 1980s to spread across the world and claim millions of lives. For only the second time a patient has now been found in long-term remission — and most likely cured — from HIV, the virus that causes the disease.
An American man accused of leaking data of thousands of HIV-positive people in Singapore has been charged in the United States with possession and unlawful transfer of stolen documents, authorities said.
Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) Deputy President Floyd Shivambu says his party will pull all the stops to ensure that challenges faced by students at tertiary institutions are addressed.
Member of Parliament’s Standing Committee on Finance and the EFF second in command, Floyd Shivambu has criticised retired Judge Robert Nugent for recommending the re-establishment of an investigative unit which has now come to be known as the ‘rogue unit’.
Rico has lived with HIV for almost a decade, confiding in only a small number of people in socially conservative Singapore, fearful of the reaction.
The EFF says the country’s youth are no longer tied to a sense of loyalty to the ANC for freeing the country from apartheid. The party says it has no doubt it will be in government following the national elections.
An HIV positive American has leaked online the names of 14 200 Singaporeans and foreigners also diagnosed in the city-state with the human immunodeficiency virus, the Health Ministry said on Monday.