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Journalists Urged To Increase HIV and AIDS Sensitization

The Ghana AIDS Commission (GAC), with support from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), trained health reporters in the Central Region on HIV and...
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Mrs. Rebecca Akufo Addo Confident of Ghana’s Battle Against HIV

The First Lady, Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo, has expressed optimism that a successful execution of the National Acceleration Plan for Paediatric HIV Services would fast...
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Ghana Prepares to Hosts 13th INTEREST Conference on HIV

Ghana on Tuesday, opened a four-day international scientific conference on HIV in Africa, aimed at providing an open platform for scientists and researchers to...
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90% Of Children Living With HIV To Receive Treatment By 2020 – First Lady

The First Lady Mrs. Rebecca Akufo-Addo is optimistic that a successful execution of the National Acceleration Plan for Paediatric HIV Services would fast track...
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DYC Choir Supports HIV Persons and Street Children

The Dynamic (DYC) Choir, a choral group and non-profit body, has donated stationery, clothes and food items to the ‘Motherly Love Foundation,’ people on...
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DCE Tasks Stakeholders to Help in HIV Prevention

The Birim North District Chief Executive (DCE), Mr Remond Nana Damptey has called on relevant stakeholders to collaborate in reducing the increasing infection rate...
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GAC Holds Meeting with HIV and AIDS Partners

Mrs Cecelia Abena Dapaah, the Minister for Sanitation has called for a prudent use of resources allocated for HIV and AIDS. ...
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UNAIDS Makes Varied Progress in Reducing TB Deaths Among People with HIV

Five countries have already met and 18 more are on track to meet the UN target of reducing tuberculosis (TB) deaths among people living...
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Leaked Videotape: Fella Makafui Snatches HIV Patient’s Boyfriend?

Ghanaian actress and entrepreneur, Fella Makafui is in the news again for nearly the worst reason. In a leaked videotape sighted by Tieghanaonline, Fella was...
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A Patient in London Cleared of HIV

A London patient has become the second known man worldwide to be cleared of AIDS virus after receiving a bone marrow transplant from an...
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Critics Skeptical Over Trump’s Resolve to End HIV Spread in Ten Years

U.S. President Donald Trump has unveiled a bold plan to stop spread of HIV within a decade in the United States despite challenges posed...
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First Lady to launch “Free to Shine Campaign” in Ghana

The First Lady, Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo, will on Thursday, January 24, launch the “Free to Shine Campaign,” an Organization of African First Ladies Against...
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UN Agencies Charge Countries to Step Up Fight Against New HIV Infections

UNICEF and the World Health Organization (WHO) urged countries in western and central Africa on Wednesday to do more to stop new HIV infections...
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Ireland in 2018 Recorded High Cases of HIV

A total of 531 people were diagnosed with HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) in Ireland in 2018, hitting a record high since such records were...
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KATH: Committee Debunks Blood and HIV Contamination Reports

The Five-Member Independent Committee, set up by the Ministry of Health to investigate allegations of blood contamination from the Okomfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH)...
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Ghana finds cure for HIV and AIDS

Ghana could be the proud discoverer of an eventual cure for HIV and AIDS, a global disease burden which has claimed millions of lives,...
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GHAPOHA and Other Institutions Educate drivers on HIV

The Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GHAPOHA), in partnership with Abidjan – Lagos Corridor Organisation (ALCO), and the Ghana AIDS Commission, has held a...

Sexual Abused Victims’ Have High Risk In HIV/STIs Contraception

Despite the United Nation’s adoption of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women by the UN General Assembly in...
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Volta Region HIV Prevalence reduced

HIV prevalence in the Volta Region has dropped from 2.7 per cent to 2.3 per cent, falling from its first position with the Brong...
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National HIV and AIDS Research Conference Begins Operations

Recent records shows that the rate of new HIV infections has dropped whiles the national prevalence rate stood at about two percent, Mrs Cecilia...
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Ghana Adopts test and treat methods to fight HIV/AIDS

Ghana is now implementing the test and treat policy which is aimed at testing and treating persons diagnosed with HIV instantly at the health...
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Sunyani Municipality leading in HIV and Elephantiasis Cases

Elephantiasis is fast spreading in the Sunyani Municipality, Mr. Robin Appiah, the Municipal Health Promotion Officer said on Tuesday. He said 10 cases had been...
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AIDS Commission Session studies US Military Research on HIV

The Ghana AIDS Commission has set May 8-11 for the fourth National HIV and Research Conference (NHARCON) to enable players in the sector to...
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Ghana to implement new policies on new HIV infections

The Ghana AIDS Commission (GAC) on Tuesday said it had put the right policies and strategies in place to reduce new HIV infections and...
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UNAIDS official calls for innovative ways to tackle HIV in Ghana

Ghana recorded an 18 percent rise in new HIV infections in 2016, despite making significant progress in eliminating the AIDS epidemic, a senior UNAIDS...
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MDAs directed to celebrate World AIDS Day alongside Farmers’ Day

The Eastern Regional Minister, Mr Samuel Kwakye-Darfuor, has directed all the Municipal and District Assemblies (MDAs) in the Region to celebrate the World AIDS...
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Ghana Gov’t urged to engage private nursing students

Ms Mabel Mantey, the Women’s Commissioner of the Students Representation Council (SRC) of the Pentecost University College, has urged government to engage private nursing...
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UNAIDS Reveals 21 million People With HIV Now Have Treatment

New report from UNAIDS highlights the right to health as the key to ending AIDS Remarkable progress is being made on HIV treatment. Ahead of...
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Global Health Summit Underway In Accra

A three-day Global Health Supply Chain Summit to enhance the role of stakeholders in the sector is underway in Accra. The 10th summit is on...
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Nigeria to launch nationwide HIV survey in 2018

International partners have set aside 100 million U.S. dollars to conduct a national survey to re-base the HIV epidemic in Nigeria in 2018, an...