Tag "HIV AIDS"

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A Quick Note on HIV Confidentiality (Disclosure of HIV Status)

Sometime in December 2014, President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan signed into law Nigeria’s HIV and AIDS Anti-Discrimination Act. Amongst many other things, the act clearly stipulates the rights and responsibilities of

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HIV Awareness and Nigeria’s Irresponsibility to the LGBTIQ Community

According to Dr. Sani Aliyu of the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA), 900,000 Nigerians are on HIV treatment, with a majority of the funding for these treatments

The Happenings 4 Comments

India passes ‘historic’ equality law for people with HIV/AIDS

India has passed a “historic” law ensuring equal rights for people with HIV or AIDS. The Parliament in New Delhi unanimously passed The HIV and AIDS Prevention and Control Bill,

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George W Bush warns Trump over plans to slash funding for AIDS programmes

Former US President, George W Bush has issued a public warning to Donald Trump over proposals that would slash the budget for the US government’s HIV/AIDS programmes. White House budget

The Happenings 9 Comments

Trump and Pence want to slash $350 million from HIV/AIDS prevention budgets

Donald Trump and Mike Pence have made proposals to gut the funding for the US’s pioneering HIV/AIDS prevention projects. The bulk of the cuts are proposed to the President’s Emergency

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In Commemoration of World AIDS Day, US Donates $400m, Urges Nigerian Government To Invest In Health

In the spirit of the celebration of the World Aids Day, the United States on November 30 advised the Nigerian government to get committed to providing quality healthcare services to

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Meet The Man Who Survived Being Injected With HIV by His Father When He Was A Baby

Brryan Jackson contracted HIV when he was just 11 months old, but it took another four years for doctors to correctly diagnose him because he had none of the usual

Our Stories 18 Comments

YOU SHOULD SEE THE NORMAL HEART

This is like my first serious piece ever, and the first piece I’m writing for Kito Diaries, and let me be the first to state, I am not a writer

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Scientists testing HIV cure report ‘remarkable’ progress after patient breakthrough

Originally published on theguardian.com UK scientists and clinicians working on a groundbreaking trial to test a possible cure for HIV infection say they have made remarkable progress after a test

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HIV, HOMOCOITUS AND THE NIGERIAN HOMOSEXUAL

As a sexually active gay man, I am HIV and you are HIV. This is what we are… Not too long ago, I had an epiphany or sudden realization in