23 Jul 2016
The new vaginal ring made from silicone designed to deliver the anti-retroviral drug dapivirin to prevent HIV-1 has been recently announced and according to studies provides significant protection against HIV infection in women.
19 Jul 2016
Researchers on Tuesday praised progress made towards developing an HIV cure, but said it was impossible to tell when or even if a cure for the devastating epidemic would be found.
18 Jul 2016
HIV/AIDS remains the leading cause of death among Africans aged between 10 and 19, UNICEF chief Anthony Lake said Monday at the start of a major international conference on the virus.
13 Jul 2016
Antiretroviral therapy vastly lowers the risk of spreading HIV for couples in which one partner has the virus and the other does not, even when they have condomless sex, researchers said Tuesday.
7 Jul 2016
Nigerian pharmacists have charged their colleagues in diaspora on delivering healthcare through multidisciplinary approach.President of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria...
22 Jun 2016
The verdict is out: Adults and children with Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV) who start antiretroviral therapy (ART) as early as possible reduce their risk of developing serious HIV-related infections.
6 Jun 2016
The AIDS epidemic has defined the global health agenda for an entire generation. The first AIDS-related deaths were diagnosed 35 years ago and HIV rapidly became a global crisis.
26 May 2016
Proposed plan to build a state-of-the-art human virology research centre worth of N50b received a boost, as the duo of Access Bank and Dangote Foundation pledged to support the project.
26 May 2016
Ibas spoke on Monday in Maiduguri, while flagging of the medical rhapsody and free medical services to over 25, 000 displaced persons at the Dalori II resettlement camp.
25 May 2016
Scientists have recorded giant strides in the search of cure for Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV) that causes Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS).