Localities respond to national action month on HIV/AIDS prevention and control

VGP –Kien Giang, Ninh Binh, and Bac Ninh provinces and Ho Chi Minh City have responded to the national action...

Ha Noi strives to reduce HIV transmissions in community under 0.3%

VGP - The capital city of Ha Noi will strive to reduce the ratio of people living with HIV in...

HIV/AIDS continues to decrease in three criteria

VGP – HIV/AIDS continues to decrease in three criteria of the numbers of new HIV carriers, HIV carriers developing full-blown...

10 remarkable events on HIV/AIDS prevention

VGP – The Viet Nam Administration for HIV/AIDS Control, under the Ministry of Health, has announced 10 remarkable events on...

VN needs to work harder to end AIDS by 2030

VGP – Viet Nam has made efforts to realize measures to control HIV/AIDS transmissions with a view to ending AIDS...

Questions & Answers

The human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infects cells of the immune system, destroying or impairing their function. Infection with the virus results in the progressive deterioration of the immune system, leading to "immune deficiency." The immune system is considered deficient when...

Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) is a surveillance term defined by the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and by the European Centre for the Epidemiological Monitoring of AIDS (EuroHIV). The term AIDS applies to the most advanced...

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Thai drug trafficker arrested

VGP - Customs officials at Tan Son Nhat International Airport, Ho Chi Minh City have detained a foreign national and seized nearly 3.97 kilograms of cocaine with a street value...