She advised Lagosians and Nigerians to periodically check their status and stop discriminating HIV positive persons.
Dr Matshidiso Moeti, the WHO Regional Director for Africa, said this on Saturday in her message to mark the 2018 "WorldAIDS Day", commemorated every year on December 1, with the theme "Know your Status".
- Increased awareness and access to antiretroviral drugs have more than halved the number of AIDS-related deaths since 2004.
He said that every year about 500 people in Ireland are diagnosed with HIV and in many cases HIV is passed on by people who don't know their status.
Awareness talks were given to the visitors going round the stalls on the importance of using condoms without fail for prevention of HIV and STI and RTI diseases.
The Union government has set sights on reducing new HIV infections by 75% in the country by 2020. Since the start of the HIV/AIDS epidemic, an estimated 78 million people have become infected and more than 35 million have died.
"The Region of the Americas has made important progress in the fight against AIDS and part of this is down to the fact that over three-quarters of people living with HIV have been tested and nearly 80 percent of them are now in treatment", said Dr. Marcos Espinal, Director of the PAHO/WHO Department of Communicable Diseases and Environmental Determinants of Health. Since 2005 we have almost cut in half the number of people dying because of AIDS, and we have dramatically increased the number of people living with HIV on treatment.
Many people when asked about if they use protection told Joy News' Joseph Ackah Blay that stopping to put on either ruin the moment or makes sex less enjoyable. "In order to achieve this, we must address the barriers, such as stigma and discrimination, that prevent key populations from accessing testing and treatment services and fully exercising their right to health". This is particularly important given that approximately one third of new HIV infections occur among young people aged 15 to 24 years old.
2006 - Male circumcision is found to reduce the sexual transmission of HIV between men and women by 60 percent.
Trump, resolved to cooperate, and voluntarily took the first steps toward doing so even before he was charged", the lawyers wrote. Cohen is scheduled to be sentenced December 12 on the charges from the August plea deal.
Boxing promoter Yvon Michel tweeted Sunday morning that Stevenson was in critical condition in intensive care in hospital. The 41-year-old Stevenson clearly looked dazed in the ring after suffering the knockout.
Circuit Court Judge Trevor McFadden, an appointee of President Donald Trump, who is expected to make a formal ruling Monday. In addition to Comey, the committee is also seeking testimony from former Attorney General Loretta Lynch.
Tagovailoa suffered two injured ankles in the Georgia game as backup quarterback Jalen Hurts led Alabama to a comeback win. No. 1 Alabama , No. 2 Clemson and No. 3 Notre Dame finished their seasons undefeated.
Saturday's talks will be a test of the personal chemistry between the two leaders, which Trump has hailed as a warm friendship. Before the start of the meeting, Trump told reporters that the two leaders would discuss a range of issues, including trade .
At the same time , Niantic says that there will be mechanics in place to make the feature accessible to everybody. For now, Niantic recommends players " the Pokemon in your Pokedex and [create] battle parties for each league".
You can also quickly hide a photo from your ambient screen or favorite a photo to be enjoyed again at a later time. You can experience its presence by asking a question like, "Hey Google, please set a timer for five minutes".
Rockstar has also confirmed a plethora of Red Dead Online details, and what outlaws can experience with friends in the Wild West. Most Wanted features a leaderboard system where you want to finish at the top of the pile, gaining points for each kill.
Qahtani has been accused of overseeing the killing and been fired from his position as Mohammed's adviser and information tsar. Saudi Arabia's King Salman has also issued a directive to renovate the King Faisal Mosque.
Packers fire Mike McCarthy after stunning loss
The team has just lost to the Arizona Cardinals , 20-17. "We did that! We did that", some emotional players yelled. Rodgers said his focus was getting his teammates to "play with that pride" and focus on the next four games.
Quake rattles southern Alaska
Officials are encouraging people to use social media and text messages to contact loved ones as phone lines may be overwhelmed. Transportation officials said in a release that the aftershocks continue to contribute to settling and additional cracking.
PlayStation Plus December 2018 Titles Announced
Sony isn't likely to reveal the details on the PlayStation 5 anytime soon, since it won't be attending E3 this year. Steredenn is a side-scrolling space shooter, while SteinsGate is a time travel science fiction interactive.