Tag: HIV

Two-thirds of AIDS treatment drugs supplied globally by India

‘HIV counselling, test centres in Delhi lack privacy’

By Somrita Ghosh New Delhi: Privacy of patients who go for HIV testing and counselling in the national capital’s government hospitals remains a prime concern as many of them don’t have separate counselling rooms for males and females, a study has found. The study, titled “Integrated Counselling and HIV Testing Centres of Delhi: An Evaluation”,[Read More…]

Karnataka to launch ‘Treat All Policy’ for HIV patients

Karnataka is going to launch a ‘Treat All Policy’ on Wednesday considering just less than half of HIV patients are registered with anti retroviral therapy (ART) and receiving treatment. With the new policy at place, an additional 20,000 patients will be eligible for ART. Karnataka is among the eight high-prevalence[Read More…]

HIV cases reduced in Goa: Survey

The number of people who are detected of HIV in Goa have hysterically reduced during the last ten years says an according to the Economic Survey 2016-17 tabled in the State Legislative Assembly. Although the number of blood samples received for testing HIV is rising, the number of people detected positive[Read More…]

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