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  • London HIV patient becomes world's second AIDS cure hope

    An HIV-positive man in Britain has become the second known adult worldwide to be cleared of the AIDS virus after he received a bone marrow transplant from an HIV resistant donor, his doctors say.

  • Donald Trump

    Trump seeks to 'eliminate HIV' in US within 10yrs

    President Donald Trump used his State of the Union address to call for a bipartisan commitment to eradicate AIDS in the United States within a decade.

  • 869 diagnosed with HIV in the country this year

    A total of 869 people affected by Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) were identified in Bangladesh so far this year, according to a recent government survey.

  • HIV infects one teenage girl every 3 minutes: UN

    Every three minutes, a girl between the ages of 15 and 19 is infected with the virus that causes AIDS, says a UN report that warns of a "crisis" fuelled by gender inequality.

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    ‘Men at higher risk of dying of AIDS’

    Men are less likely to test for HIV or access antiretroviral therapy and, therefore, are more likely to die of AIDS-related illnesses than women, UNAIDS says.

  • PrEP

    A shield against AIDS

    "It's magic," says Francois, smiling. "Every time I take a pill I think about the people who aren't so lucky as to have this option."

  • Fear of HIV spread grows

    Health officials in Cox's Bazar fear spread of HIV/AIDS in the refugee camps as a rising number of Rohingyas have been diagnosed with the disease.

  • Ordeal of an AIDS patient

    Sultana (not the real name) was shocked when refused a surgery on an abscess at a public hospital in Dhaka sometime in 2013 because of being HIV positive.

  • New AIDS drug shields monkeys: Study

    Scientists say new drug tested on monkeys provided astonishingly effective shield against animal version of AIDS, major gain in the quest for an HIV vaccine