Nigeria's flourishing 'miracle cure' business for HIV/AIDS
Blessing wanted to believe the advert on Facebook that promised "a cure for AIDS".
Why HIV, malaria, TB are ‘untreatable,’ by WHO
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has raised fresh alarm that malaria, Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV) and tuberculosis (TB) may become untreatable soon.
How ‘Berlin patient' was cured of HIV
Researchers have come closer than ever to understanding how a man was cured of Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV) almost 10 years ago.
FG plans N1b support to fight HIV and AIDS through NHIS
The Federal Government said on Monday that it would support the fight against HIV and AIDS programmes through the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) in 2018.
Reengineered immune system cells show early promise against HIV
Scientists make improvements to previously promising treatment that fell short in clinical trials.Improving on a previous attempt, scientists have developed a new strategy that could potentially be used to reengineer a patient's own immune system cells.....
Regular coffee intake halves death risk for patients with HIV, hepatitis C
Researchers say that a higher coffee intake could lower the risk of all-cause death for patients with Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV)-Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) co-infection.
The Ogechi Stella Njoku story: Raped twice, living with HIV and standing tall against all odds
Ogechi was raped twice at the age of 16 on different occasions while hawking. The mother of four and graduate of Economics from the University of Ibadan is also living with HIV...
Africa to get state-of-art HIV drugs for $75 per patient a year
The drug was originally developed by ViiV Healthcare, the HIV business majority-owned by GlaxoSmithKline (GSK.L). ViiV has offered licensing deals to generic companies to sell low-cost versions of the medicine in poor countries.
Nigerians’ life expectancy shortened by malaria, others
Nigerians are living 7.55 years longer at average life expectancy of 65 years but are still battling with communicable diseases such as Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV), malaria, diarrhoea and neonatal ailments like sepsis and encephalopathy.