New management application expected to improve HIV treatment in VN

VGP – Viet Nam is among a few Asian-Pacific countries having made remarkably wider coverage of ARV treatment, according to...

Ha Noi: 17,000 HIV carriers to receive ARV treatment in 2021

VGP – Ha Noi looks to provide 17,000 HIV carriers with ARV treatment in 2021 as part of the HIV/AIDS...

Health Ministry strives to provide ARV treatment for 162,000 patients

VGP – The Ministry of Health has set the target to provide enough ARV medicine for 162,000 HIV carriers at...

Ha Noi seminar raises public awareness about preventing child sexual abuse

VGP - A seminar seeking measures to prevent the sexual abuse of children and provide relevant legal information took place...

Thanh Hoa: Nearly 54,000 people receive HIV tests in 2020

VGP – Nearly 54,000 people in the central province of Thanh Hoa received HIV tests in 2020 thanks to the...

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...

Statistics

Thanh Hoa: 90% of HIV/AIDS carriers treated with ARV

VGP – The north central province of Thanh Hoa has reported 90% of its HIV carriers have been treated with ARV, becoming one of the localities that have early reached...