Aids

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  • hearing loss application 2019-07-26 22:58

    Iranian app improves quality of life for the hearing impaired 

    TEHRAN- A new application designed by an Iranian startup improves quality of life for people with hearing loss and significantly helps them better communicate with others, IRNA reported on Friday. 

  • NDMA dispatches humanitarian assistance to Flood-hit Iran 2019-04-10 14:26

    NDMA dispatches humanitarian assistance to Flood-hit Iran

    ISLAMABAD- On the directives of Prime Minister Imran Khan, National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) has dispatched a load of over 32 tons humanitarian assistance to flood-hit Iran. The Consignment comprising of two shipments contains 500 tents, 2500 blankets and emergency medical kits. The first  shipment has already been dispatched to Iranian city of Ahwaz on Wednesday morning.

  • Mobile testing teams to run HIV/AIDS tests in high-risk neighborhoods  2018-12-15 21:56

    Mobile testing teams to run HIV/AIDS tests in high-risk neighborhoods 

    TEHRAN — Sixteen mobile testing teams will perform HIV/AIDs tests in high-risk neighborhoods, deputy health Minister Alireza Raeisi has said. 

  • AIDS 2018-12-07 09:18

    ‘More budget needed for supporting HIV/AIDS patients’

    TEHRAN- The head of AIDS committee at the Welfare Organization has called on the Ministry of Labor, Welfare and Social Security to help increase the budget for HIV/AIDS patients.

  • HIV/AIDS tests prior to football match scheduled 2018-11-25 20:31

    HIV/AIDS tests prior to football match scheduled

    TEHRAN — Prior to a football match between Persepolis of Tehran and Tractor Sazi of Tabriz at Tehran’s Azadi stadium on Sunday afternoon, mobile clinics were scheduled to run rapid HIV/AIDS tests, IRNA reported. 

  • AIDS International Conference 2018-11-22 08:09

    Third international AIDS conference opens in Tehran

    TEHRAN — Third International Conference and the 7th National AIDS Seminar is taking place in Tehran from November 21 to 23, ISNA quoted the conference’s scientific director as saying. 

  • qassemi 2018-08-24 22:19

    ‘EU’s 18 million euro aid not related to package to save nuclear deal’

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Thursday that the European Union’s 18 million euro aid for Iran has nothing to do with a package supposed to be offered to save the 2015 nuclear deal.

  • پرچم ایران و اتحادیه اروپا 2018-08-24 22:07

    By Mohammad Ghaderi

    Never humiliate an Iranian!

    Over the past days we heard news about the European Union’s 18million euro aid to Iran (the JCPOA). The EU in an announcement said this was part of a greater package of 50 million euros. EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini explained: “This new package will widen economic and sectoral relations in areas that are of direct benefit to our citizens.”

  • Harm reduction prevents spread of HIV, says official 2018-08-05 08:39

    Harm reduction prevents spread of HIV, says official

    TEHRAN — Harm reduction prevents spread of HIV and will help guarantee a great deal of drug users’ health, head of harm reduction office of Iran’s Welfare Organization has said, ISNA reported on Saturday.

  • Hassan Qazizadeh Hashemi (C) at 71st World Health Assembly 2018-05-24 07:28

    Iran running HIV prevention programs for at-risk women, youth

    TEHRAN — Iran is conducting HIV prevention programs to protect vulnerable women and at-risk youth from catching the virus, Health Minister Hassan Qazizadeh- Hashemi said on Tuesday.

  • Health Ministry on track to improve school HIV prevention programs 2018-04-28 20:11

    Health Ministry on track to improve school HIV prevention programs

    TEHRAN — Iran’s Ministry of Health aims to promote HIV prevention program at schools to inform young people about HIV, the chairwoman of HIV/AIDS department at the Health Ministry said on Saturday.

  • An endeavor to overcome stigma surrounding HIV/AIDS 2017-12-04 08:24

    By Maryam Qarehgozlou

    An endeavor to overcome stigma surrounding HIV/AIDS

    TEHRAN — Removing the stigma attached to the HIV/AIDS is what the society must pursue in order to break barriers to successful HIV prevention, care, and treatment.

  • Over 36,000 Iranians living with HIV 2017-11-30 15:52

    Over 36,000 Iranians living with HIV: Health official

    TEHRAN — As per the latest statistics published by Iran’s Ministry of Health, 36,039 individuals were suffering from HIV in the country until late June, a health official has said.

  • Drop-in, mobile centers to help curb HIV spread in Iran 2017-11-09 08:49

    Drop-in, mobile centers to help curb HIV spread in Iran

    TEHRAN — Drop-in centers (DiC) and HIV mobile centers are set up in Tehran and other cities to prevent HIV epidemic in groups at higher risk for developing the infection, YJC reported on Monday.

  • Aids 2017-02-23 18:26

    HIV infection risk rising in Iran: health official

    TEHRAN — Psychedelic drugs and high-risk sexual behaviors are increasing the risks of HIV infection among people in Iran, head of HIV/AIDS department affiliated with the health ministry has said.

  • HIV bus 2016-11-05 09:22

    Buses in Tehran to offer free of charge HIV counselling, testing

    TEHRAN — Buses which provide the citizens with free of charge HIV counselling and testing services will be stationed in eastern, western, and central Tehran as of November 21, ISNA news agency reported.