Local researchers are working to unravel a phenomenon that haunts the aging population living with HIV: the virus has led to a twofold risk of often deadly heart attacks, which occur with no warning. Read More
A ‘SANCTUARY’ that has supported people living with HIV in Oxfordshire will close its doors at the end of the week. Read More
Proposed cuts to the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) would threaten the health of children with HIV in 65 countries around the world.
President Trump was moved to launch an attack on an air base in Syria in part because of images he saw of the youngest victims of Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad’s most recent chemical assault on civilians. “Even beautiful babies were cruelly murdered in this very barbaric attack. Read more
Dr. Mark Wainberg, one of the world’s leading HIV/AIDS researchers, died suddenly in Miami on April 11, 2017
Dr. Mark Wainberg, a celebrated Canadian scientist known internationally for his ground-breaking research on HIV/AIDS, has died after an incident swimming in southern Florida. He was 71. CTV News has confirmed that Wainberg was with family in a Miami suburb on Tuesday when he had trouble swimming. Read More
Magarini MP Harrison Kombe conducts reflexology on former Malindi deputy mayor Joe Kambi who suffered stroke four years ago, February 1, 2016. /ALPHONCE GARI
Magarini MP Harry Kombe has vouched for reflexology, claiming it is a therapeutic cure for HIV and other illnesses and that it “reactivates men’s sexual organs”. Read More
Photographer, artist and activist Wolfgang Tillmans has spoken openly about the severe impact HIV has had on both his professional and personal life. Read More
The Centers for Diseases Control’s launch last year of a trial program for HIV home testing was well received, so the centers yesterday said it would continue the project this year and the test kits would be available to pick up at convenience stores.
The program, launched in September last year, allows people to purchase a testing kit for NT$200 at nine health bureaus and service stations across the nation. Read More