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London patient is 2nd person ever to be HIV free after...

A patient with HIV has been declared free of the virus after undergoing successful stem-cell transplantation for treatment of blood cancer   A person with HIV...

India committed to increasing health spend: Nadda

Preparatory Meeting of the Sixth Global Fund Replenishment in Delhi is attended by international delegates India is committed to increasing its health spend, health minister J...

In next 12 yrs, 360,000 young people will die of AIDS

New UNICEF report says the downward trajectory in new AIDS cases among adolescents is too slow Some 360,000 adolescents are projected to die of AIDS-related...

India to start viral load tests for HIV+ who are on...

Viral load measures the amount of HIV in the blood, is an indicator of disease progression, transmission chancesIndia is all set to start viral...

One capsule can deliver a week’s HIV drugs

Researchers at MIT and Brigham and Women's Hospital have developed a capsule that can deliver a week's worth of HIV drugs in a single...

India launches National Strategic Plan for HIV/AIDS

The National AIDS Control Organisation (NACO) on Friday unveiled a even-year National Strategic Plan on HIV/AIDS and STI, 2017-24. The two pillars of the...

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The National Hand Hygiene Initiative reduced infections in 132 hospitals in the country Since its implementation in 2009, the National Australian Hand Hygiene Initiative (NHHI)...