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Addict enrolment jumped from 2.8L to 6L after virus outbreak: Punjab minister

By Mohit Khanna | Hindustan Times/Dakha, Dakha
UPDATED ON DEC 16, 2020 01:00 AM IST
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While there are different ways in which the coronavirus impacts human health and body, a major system of the human body that it affects directly is the immune system.(Unsplash)
While there are different ways in which the coronavirus impacts human health and body, a major system of the human body that it affects directly is the immune system.(Unsplash)

On World Aids Day, here are some lessons from fight against AIDS for combating Covid-19

By Asian News International | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta | New Delhi [India]
UPDATED ON DEC 01, 2020 06:49 PM IST
While coronavirus is still novel, humanity and medicine’s battle against HIV and AIDS has been a long one and therefore lessons learned from it can be used for fighting Covid-19.
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UNAIDS Executive Director shares facts and figures on World AIDS Day 2020(YouTube/UNAIDS)
UNAIDS Executive Director shares facts and figures on World AIDS Day 2020(YouTube/UNAIDS)

‘Global problems need global solidarity’: UNAIDS Executive Director shares facts and figures on World AIDS Day 2020

By Zarafshan Shiraz | Hindustan Times, Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 01, 2020 04:26 PM IST
As Covid-19 threatens the progress that the world has made in health and development over the past 20 years, including the gains made against HIV, Executive Director of UNAIDS Winnie Byanyima said in her message on World AIDS Day 2020, ‘the world cannot make the same mistakes it made in the fight against HIV, when millions in developing countries died waiting for treatment.’
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Khanyiswa Kwatsha, who runs a mobile clinic for the Reproductive Health and HIV Institute (RHI) background, shows containers of PrEP medication used in the prevention of HIV infectionin in the Soshanguve Township, north of Pretoria, South Africa.(AP)
Khanyiswa Kwatsha, who runs a mobile clinic for the Reproductive Health and HIV Institute (RHI) background, shows containers of PrEP medication used in the prevention of HIV infectionin in the Soshanguve Township, north of Pretoria, South Africa.(AP)

On World AIDS Day, South Africa finds hope in new treatment

By Associated Press | Posted by Mallika Soni | Cape Town
PUBLISHED ON DEC 01, 2020 04:01 PM IST
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa highlighted the new drug in a weekly newsletter, saying the long-term acting and injectable HIV drug has “the potential to significantly strengthen our response to the epidemic.”
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World AIDS Day 2020: ‘Ending the HIV/AIDS Epidemic: Resilience and Impact’(Pixabay)
World AIDS Day 2020: ‘Ending the HIV/AIDS Epidemic: Resilience and Impact’(Pixabay)

World AIDS Day 2020: Know all about the history, significance and theme this year of the major global health issue of HIV

By hindustantimes.com | Hindustan Times, Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 02, 2020 11:15 AM IST
World AIDS Day 2020: The theme this year ‘Ending the HIV/AIDS Epidemic: Resilience and Impact’ will be focused on creating global solidarity and providing resilient services.
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The sand art created by Moharana was sculpted on a beach in Bhubaneswar on Monday.(ANI)
The sand art created by Moharana was sculpted on a beach in Bhubaneswar on Monday.(ANI)

Sand artist creates sculpture to spread awareness on World AIDS Day in Odisha

By Asian News International | Posted by: Srimoyee Chowdhury | Bhubaneshwar
PUBLISHED ON DEC 01, 2020 09:38 AM IST
The sculpture featured a red ribbon around a globe, with the slogan ‘Global solidarity, Share responsibility’.
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World AIDS Day 2019: On this World AIDS Day, we share with you tips to take care of your sexual health in your 20s.(Unsplash)
World AIDS Day 2019: On this World AIDS Day, we share with you tips to take care of your sexual health in your 20s.(Unsplash)

How to practise safe sex in your 20s, avoid STDs

By Alfea Jamal | Hindustan Times, Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 01, 2019 08:12 AM IST
World AIDS Day 2019: It is always important to take the right precautions and ensure you maintain healthy sexual health, no matter what age. Read on and stay safe!
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A man poses as he displays his hand and face painted with messages during an HIV/AIDS awareness campaign on the eve of World AIDS Day.(PICTURE FOR REPRESENTATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY)
A man poses as he displays his hand and face painted with messages during an HIV/AIDS awareness campaign on the eve of World AIDS Day.(PICTURE FOR REPRESENTATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY)

Mother-to-child transmission of HIV drops notably in Maharashtra

By Nozia Sayyed | Hindustan Times, Pune
UPDATED ON DEC 01, 2018 02:44 PM IST
As against 54,167 positive cases of people living with HIV diagnosed in Maharashtra in 2011, only 15,119 new positive cases were detected in the first nine months of 2018.
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December 1 is marked as World AIDS Day to raise awareness about the condition.(Instagram)
December 1 is marked as World AIDS Day to raise awareness about the condition.(Instagram)

World AIDS Day: 4 ways to make a difference

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON DEC 01, 2018 11:19 AM IST
World AIDS Day 2018: December 1 is marked as World AIDS Day. Here are some simple ways to make a difference.
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The AIDS ribbon is the international symbol for AIDS awareness. Here it stands tall in the Gugu Dlamini Park public space in South Africa.(Instagram)
The AIDS ribbon is the international symbol for AIDS awareness. Here it stands tall in the Gugu Dlamini Park public space in South Africa.(Instagram)

World AIDS Day: 5 things to know about its symptoms, transmission and treatment

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON NOV 30, 2018 10:39 AM IST
December 1 is marked as World AIDS Day. Here’s a fact file of its symptoms, forms of transmission and treatment.
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