HIV and Aids still carry a lot of stigma. International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia 2019 in Hong Kong. Photo: EPA-EFE/Jerome Favre

New HIV/Aids clinic offers help without stigma or judgement for Hongkongers

  • HIV and Aids still carry much stigma, mainly due to ignorance, especially about transmission and infection
  • Pulse Clinics are sexual health care venues for the LGBT community, helping patients without judging them
Topic |   Health and wellness

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HIV and Aids still carry a lot of stigma. International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia 2019 in Hong Kong. Photo: EPA-EFE/Jerome Favre
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A student displays messages painted on his hands during an awareness campaign to mark the International Aids Candlelight Memorial in Chandigarh, India, in May 2018. Photo: Reuters

Scientists discover first new HIV strain in nearly 20 years

  • Called HIV-1 Group M, subtype L, it was identified using advanced DNA sequencing technology
Topic |   Science

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A student displays messages painted on his hands during an awareness campaign to mark the International Aids Candlelight Memorial in Chandigarh, India, in May 2018. Photo: Reuters
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