HIV/AIDS

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  • HIV/AIDS cases increase in Pakistan

    HIV/AIDS cases increase in Pakistan

    HIV/AIDS infection cases are on the rise in Pakistan, according to new data. An estimated 133,000 people in Pakistan were tested positive with, according to statistics from the National AIDS Control Programme (NACP), adding as many as 21,129 new cases......

    December 10, 2017
  • HP to create awareness on AIDS among school children

    HP to create awareness on AIDS among school children

    With 8853 persons contacting fatal disease AIDS in Himachal Pradesh in 2016, the government is approaching all educational institutions to spread awareness on HIV and measures to control it. The state Health department has sought the help of Education department......

    December 4, 2017
  • Even back pain may increase risk of suicide

    Even back pain may increase risk of suicide

    Several physical health conditions, including ailments such as back pain, diabetes, and heart disease, are associated with an increased risk of suicide, says a study. The findings, published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine, suggest that chronic illness, even......

    June 12, 2017
  • MoU inked on developing Shigella vaccines for diarrhoeal diseases

    MoU inked on developing Shigella vaccines for diarrhoeal diseases

    The National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases (NICED) and Hilleman Laboratories on March 29 inked an MoU to develop and commercialise Shigella vaccines and other enteric vaccines for diarrhoeal diseases. Shigella is the second most fatal organism after Rotavirus......

    March 30, 2017
  • iPhone 7 goes red to help fight AIDS

    iPhone 7 goes red to help fight AIDS

    Recognising more than 10 years of partnership with the Product (RED) charity that fights against HIV/AIDS, Apple on Tuesday announced iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus in a vibrant red aluminium finish. Apple is the world's largest corporate donor to......

    March 21, 2017
  • iPhone 7 goes red to help fight AIDS

    iPhone 7 goes red to help fight AIDS

    Recognising more than 10 years of partnership with the Product (RED) charity that fights against HIV/AIDS, Apple on Tuesday announced iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus in a vibrant red aluminium finish. Apple is the world's largest corporate donor to......

    March 21, 2017