NACA urges Nigerians to get HIV test, stay safe today
Director General of NACA, Dr. Sani Aliyu, in a statement yesterday said this season of affection is to share and show love responsibly and by so doing Nigerians can halt and reverse the spread of HIV in Nigeria.
Why diabetes risk is higher for HIV-positive adults
People infected with the virus that causes Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV)/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) may be more likely to develop diabetes, new research suggests.
NACA boss raises alarm over shrinking funding for HIV/AIDS response
The Director General National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA), Dr. Sani Aliyu, has said that the challenges of inadequate domestic funding, shrinking donor support, a weak health care...
Philippine education ministry rejects school condoms
The Philippine education ministry has rejected a plan to distribute condoms in schools, authorities said Friday, blocking a move meant to stop one of Asia's fastest growing HIV epidemics.
Nigeria does not know number of people with HIV, says minister
Two years after, the Federal Government has inaugurated a National Health Data Governance Council (HDGC), which would provide framework for the management of data in the country.
Sexually transmitted diseases need not affect your baby
It is not all the time that an individual may contract them through sexual intercourse only. To ensure the health of your unborn baby, mention that you want a test as you register for antenatal care.
Institute urges government to raise funding for HIV/AIDS
The Institute of Human Virology Nigeria has called on the Federal Government to develop a pool of fund to enable it to cope with the HIV/AIDS epidemic in the country instead ...
Why females are more vulnerable to HIV/AIDS, by NACA
Recent publications by the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) have provided evidence-based reasons why women and girls are more vulnerable ...