Social media can be used to monitor HIV risk, drug use

Real-time social media like Twitter could be used to track HIV incidence and drug-related behaviours with the aim of detecting and potentially preventing outbreaks, shows a study.

Amphetamines linked to high HIV risk

People who injected amphetamines were more at risk of contracting HIV or other blood-borne viruses, a new study has revealed that.

New diseases that can indicate HIV risk revealed

Diseases like herpes zoster should be on list of indicators for having HIV.

New diseases that can indicate HIV risk revealed

Diseases like herpes zoster should be on list of indicators for having HIV.

Hormonal contraception ups HIV risk in women

The research emphasizes the need for couples to use condoms in addition to other forms of contraception.

Circumcision in boys could cut HIV risk: Experts

Foreskin is the entry point that allows HIV to infect men, say experts.

Circumcision in boys could cut HIV risk: Experts

Foreskin is the entry point that allows HIV to infect men, say experts.