Tag: HIV/AIDS

Scientists Reveal HIV ‘Gradually Losing Ability To Cause AIDS’

A study of the rapid evolution of Humman Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) in more than 2,000 women in Africa has revealed that the ability of the virus to cause Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) is weakening. The study was contained in the journal proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS).[Read More…]

Kehinde Bademosi (Kenny Brandmuse): “My 15-year Battle With HIV” Amazing Story Of Living With HIV

To mark World Aids Day, advertising guru/founder of Orange Academy Kehinde Bademosi aka Kenny Brandmuse revealed his HIV status as positive in an emotional piece on his Facebook timeline. Enjoy  the story of a Nigerian celebrity, brand expert on surviving HIV.. Today, Monday December 1st, is World AIDS day, and[Read More…]

HIV/AIDS And The Tetrad Social Evil

Sarah has been having fever for some months, regular antibiotics and antimalarials seem not to produce any remarkable improvement. Occasional diarrhea makes her weak and feeble. She daily longs to be with her husband, Abubakar, a military man who was recently posted to Mubi (Adamawa, Nigeria) because of the activities[Read More…]

Nigerian Government To Spend N1.58bn HIV/AIDS Funds On Goodluck Jonathan’s Campaign [Report]

The Federal Government has concluded plans to spend N1,593,287,500 on a one-day political jamboree disguised as HIV/AIDS conference in the Federal Capital Territory. Findings by Nigeria’s PUNCH Newspaper indicated that the event would be used to market President Goodluck Jonathan’s ‘achievements’ in the health sector, particularly, the progress purportedly recorded against[Read More…]

Paul John: Man’s Wickedness! Ebola From Lagos To Rivers

When HIV/AIDS was discovered in the US in the early 1980s, nobody believed it would reach a point that Africa would become the epicentre .The whites that were infected accepted their fate and ensured that they lived positively,informing anybody they were to have sexual contacts with about their health status,[Read More…]

Study Reveals People With HIV Living Longer

HIV-positive people in the world’s rich countries now live nearly as long as those who don’t carry the AIDS-causing virus, as drugs have cut the overall death rate in half, researchers said Friday. Anti-retroviral treatment (ART) has cut the death rate from about 18 per 1,000 people between 1999 and[Read More…]

Meet The HIV-Positive Couple In DRC That Had 3 Kids All Free Of Disease [Pictured]

By Huffington Post Hubert and Jeanne Mwangaza have both been HIV-positive since they married and started a family together years ago. Now, they have three children, and all of them are HIV-free. Is it a medical miracle? Hardly. Hubert and Jeanne’s commitment to one another has made a profound impact[Read More…]

‘26 Women Die Daily Of Cervical Cancer In Nigeria’

No fewer than 26 Nigerian women die daily as a result of cervical cancer, a Radiologist, Prof. Ifeoma Okoye, said  Saturday in Lagos. Okoye, also the Founder, Breast Without Spot (BWS) Initiative, an NGO, made the disclosure at the inauguration of a School-Based Cervical Cancer Vaccination Awareness Initiative. She said[Read More…]

Cure For HIV, AIDS Possible, Says Expert

Prof. Suleiman Akanmu, Head, Haematology and Blood Transfusion, Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), on Thursday said that through  continuous research the cure for HIV and AIDS could be achieved. Akanmu told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that lots of researchers worldwide were looking for ways to shift[Read More…]

Shuga Takes It’s Evangelism Against HIV/AIDS To Abuja

By Dia Zamani ‘One of the best ways to fight stigma and empower HIV positive people is by speaking out openly and honestly about who we are and what we experience’, – Words of HIV activist, Alex Garner. Could this be mere coincidence or did Alex Garner fall into a[Read More…]