HIV positive

Love failure prompts Kollam’s HIV positive youth to end life

Bency, died of encephalitis in 2010 at age 15 at SAT hospital in Thiruvananthapuram. After a few years, Johny passed away. 

published on : 18th April 2022

As Covid wave abates, HIV patients hope for better healthcare support

HIV/AIDS patients, who are at a high risk of developing Covid-19 due to a compromised immune system, faced a huge challenge in getting medicines and timely treatment.

published on : 19th February 2022

Rehabilitation of destitute patients is a burden for SCB MCH

A few such patients who underwent treatment at the orthopaedics department and the SCB Mental Health Institute are waiting to be rehabilitated for over a year.

published on : 8th February 2022

Pastor Reji Thomas and his inspiring family of 32 HIV positive kids

Almost 12 years ago, a Malayali pastor and his family opened their home to HIV positive children from the streets

published on : 30th December 2021

HIV positive expectant mother denied service at CHC in Odisha

The pregnant woman of Parkanmala village in Kudmulgumma panchayat under Khairput block was denied service after the CHC authorities came to know that she was an HIV patient.

published on : 29th December 2021

Don’t let AIDS get in the way of parenthood dream

Should couples with HIV infection give up their dream of having a biological child? Not necessary in today’s era of advanced medical management.

published on : 1st December 2021

Two jails in Assam town record 85 HIV cases in 30 days

The patients are mostly intravenous drug users (people who self-inject drugs). They were arrested by the police under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985.

published on : 10th October 2021

This Hyderabad man juggles three jobs to take care of his 45 HIV+ adopted kids 

Anand's foster father was no less caring than his biological father would have been but he was clueless about how to take care of an HIV positive child.

published on : 9th July 2019

Uttar Pradesh: 58 test positive for HIV in Unnao; quack suspected to have reused used syringes

At least 58 persons have tested positive for HIV in Bangarmau area of Unnao district near state capital Lucknow where an unqualified doctor had allegedly used reused syringes to treat patients.

published on : 6th February 2018