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# world-aids-day - Monday 30 November, 2020

Living with HIV: 'Please don't feel alone, or that your voice doesn't matter - it does'
# HIV
# HIV

Living with HIV: 'Please don't feel alone, or that your voice doesn't matter - it does'

Nov 30th 2020, 1:28 PM 14,037 Views 2 Comments

A new campaign has been launched in Ireland ahead of World Aids Day tomorrow.

# world-aids-day - Sunday 1 December, 2019

There have been over 470 new diagnoses of HIV in Ireland so far this year
# World Aids Day
# World Aids Day

There have been over 470 new diagnoses of HIV in Ireland so far this year

Dec 1st 2019, 12:30 PM 29,267 Views 43 Comments

Today, 1 December, marks World AIDS Day 2019.

# world-aids-day - Saturday 1 December, 2018

World AIDS Day marked by 'Know Your Status' campaign
# World Aids Day
# World Aids Day

World AIDS Day marked by 'Know Your Status' campaign

Dec 1st 2018, 4:59 PM 6,369 Views 5 Comments

In Ireland, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar took a HIV test to raise awareness of the virus.

Opinion: HIV positive women face a unique set of challenges
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: HIV positive women face a unique set of challenges

Dec 1st 2018, 1:00 PM 25,202 Views 17 Comments

On the 30th anniversary of World AIDS Day, women who have HIV still face increased stigma, writes Dr Denise Proudfoot

# world-aids-day - Friday 1 December, 2017

A HIV prevention drug is being made available to Irish pharmacies at a 70% cheaper cost
# Prep
# Prep

A HIV prevention drug is being made available to Irish pharmacies at a 70% cheaper cost

Dec 1st 2017, 10:00 AM 16,154 Views 46 Comments

PrEP is a once daily medication that can significantly reduce risk of infection among HIV-negative people at high risk.

HIV diagnosis: 'I went into a spasm of shock. My mother knew the result just by looking at me'
# Column
# Column

HIV diagnosis: 'I went into a spasm of shock. My mother knew the result just by looking at me'

Dec 1st 2017, 7:00 AM 35,947 Views 21 Comments

But HIV is no longer a terminal illness, it’s a chronic disease and is manageable, writes Gary.

'When HIV hit Ireland it had the same devastation it did in San Francisco'
# 30 Years On
# 30 Years On

'When HIV hit Ireland it had the same devastation it did in San Francisco'

Dec 1st 2017, 12:10 AM 10,695 Views 5 Comments

Much has changed in the 30 years since HIV Ireland was established, but some of the same problems - like stigma – remain.

# world-aids-day - Thursday 1 December, 2016

'It's an epidemic': Activists use World Aids Day to warn that the disease continues to spread
# NO MORE
# NO MORE

'It's an epidemic': Activists use World Aids Day to warn that the disease continues to spread

Dec 1st 2016, 6:04 AM 6,001 Views 43 Comments

There were 273 new HIV diagnoses in the first six months of this year.

# world-aids-day - Sunday 1 December, 2013

Is Ireland doing enough to help the global fight against AIDS?
# World Aids Day
# World Aids Day

Is Ireland doing enough to help the global fight against AIDS?

Dec 1st 2013, 8:00 AM 3,789 Views 24 Comments

Charities say Ireland has traditionally been at the forefront, but on World AIDS Day they say that support is slipping.

# world-aids-day - Saturday 1 December, 2012

World Aids Day: Elimination of HIV and Aids blocked by 'poverty and complacency'
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# HIV

World Aids Day: Elimination of HIV and Aids blocked by 'poverty and complacency'

Dec 1st 2012, 7:30 AM 2,948 Views 8 Comments

Although global rates of are dropping, complacency is a barrier to completely eliminating HIV, according to experts.

# world-aids-day - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Naked protesters occupy Washington office over possible AIDS cuts
# The Naked Truth
# The Naked Truth

Naked protesters occupy Washington office over possible AIDS cuts

Nov 28th 2012, 10:17 AM 10,907 Views 12 Comments

Activists occupied the office of House speaker John Boehner ahead of World AIDS Day this Saturday.

Cost of contraception causing some to risk unprotected sex
# World Aids Day
# World Aids Day

Cost of contraception causing some to risk unprotected sex

Nov 28th 2012, 6:30 AM 6,240 Views 24 Comments

Ahead of World AIDS Day this Saturday, the Dublin AIDS Alliance is urging people to take greater care of their sexual health.

# world-aids-day - Thursday 1 December, 2011

The Daily Fix: Thursday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Dec 1st 2011, 7:48 PM 3,588 Views 1 Comment

Catch up on the day’s biggest news stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

Column: The drugs do work - but there are new obstacles in the fight against AIDS
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: The drugs do work - but there are new obstacles in the fight against AIDS

Dec 1st 2011, 7:30 AM 33 Views 20 Comments

Yes, AIDS-related deaths are decreasing – but there are several huge threats in the fight against HIV and AIDS, writes Breda Gahan on World Aids Day.

# world-aids-day - Wednesday 15 June, 2011

Ireland records lowest level of new HIV cases in 10 years
# Irish Aids Day
# Irish Aids Day

Ireland records lowest level of new HIV cases in 10 years

Jun 15th 2011, 3:04 PM 605 Views 0 Comments

However a report by the Health Protection Surveillance Centre found there continues to be a high level of gay and bisexual men testing positive.

# world-aids-day - Wednesday 1 December, 2010

Bono leads drive to rid world of “dreadful little virus”
# World Aids Day
# World Aids Day

Bono leads drive to rid world of “dreadful little virus”

Dec 1st 2010, 7:35 PM 460 Views 0 Comments

U2 singer launches World Aids Day as 80 world landmarks bathed in red to mark campaign.