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The Free Condom Store aims at reducing HIV/AIDS cases in India.
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Tuberculosis, a curable airborne disease, is back on the list of the top 10 causes of death globally, the World Health Organization announced Thursday. TB is now the fifth most common cause of death,...
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I was hoping I would never have to write this. That no one would have to write this, ever. UNAIDS and civil society campaigners have had a special relationship of trust and collaboration. But now that relationship seems to have chipped. Irreparably, even. Two shockingly contradictory statements have emerged after the adoption of the2016 Political Declaration on HIV and AIDS by Member States of the UN at the recently concluded UN General Assembly Special Session last week.
There was a time when the most important question was, "Why does HIV need to be covered?" With free ART in place, a low HIV incidence rate and unprecedented expansion of health insurance coverage in India, the more appropriate question now is "Why not cover HIV as well?"