4,525 Registered People Living With HIV in Meghalaya
4,525 Registered People Living With HIV in Meghalaya
Untreated HIV can lead to cancer
03 December, 2019, 00:40
Sunday, Dec. 1 marked World AIDS Day, an global day dedicated to raising awareness about HIV/AIDS.
Kenya, like many African countries, is battling to fight HIV/AIDS, and officials warn that although HIV/AIDS drugs are free in Kenya, the youth are not taking their medication.
The National AIDS Secretariat (NAS) organized the event, alongside its partners that include people living with the virus, United Nations agencies and other civil society groups campaigning for an AIDS-free world.The event held at the forecourt of the main ministerial building in Freetown - Youyi Building - was preceded by a march across the street of the capital city.
Organizers said this event is not only to honor those who lost their battle with this disease but also to celebrate people who are living with HIV and AIDS.
Iowans gathered in downtown Des Moines at The Blazing Saddle bar to commemorate World AIDS Day.
According to the statistical data of AIDS Epidemic Model-AEM, there were about 237,000 people living with HIV nationwide and its prevalence rate is at 0.57 percent in the country previous year. "Together, we will defeat AIDS in America". Open to anyone, the clinic provides life-long care and service to people living with HIV or Hepatitis C. Therapeutic HIV vaccines are given to people who already have HIV to strengthen their immune systems' response to the infection already in the person's body, according to the National Institutes of Health.
She said: "It's been 5 years since I became a #UNAIDS global goodwill ambassador and I'm proud to help raise awareness on the fight towards an AIDS free future".
Still, this World AIDS Day finds progress stalled by policies and politics that threaten the momentum we have gathered. An HIV test can take as little as 30 minutes to get results, and the sooner you know your status the more control you have in prevention and treatment.
"Having HIV or AIDS on the door or on a title of an organization doesn't always mean people are going to come to that organization for care or services because of the stigma", said Dan Guinn, vice president of AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin.
The CDC famous in a press launch issued in February that HIV infections declined between 2010 and 2016 however had begun stabilizing at about 39,000 new circumstances per yr. People are diagnosed with AIDS when their cell count known as the CD4 drops below 200cells/mm or when they develop certain illnesses such as pneumocystis pneumonia, certain types of cancer, and candidiasis - also known as thrush.
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