The latest international news, analysis and features on the HIV epidemic from Avert. Share your views and expertise with your peers in the comments box below the articles.
First off, it’s not all about condoms... Believe it or not, condoms aren’t the only way to prevent HIV anymore.
PrEP, undetectable, on treatment … what does it all mean? Here we give you a quick run through in our jargon-busting blog.
HIV stigma is the greatest barrier to fighting the global HIV epidemic. On world Zero Discrimination Day, we challenge everyday stigma by sharing experiences from around the world.
There is no cure or vaccine for HIV – we debunk myths and rumours which suggest there are.
Get a reality check on some of the most bizarre rumours about how HIV is transmitted.
Let's clear up the confusion around testing — because there’s no good reason to put off getting an HIV test
What’s it like to share your HIV diagnosis? In this episode, Jimmy, Krishen and Alex, young HIV activists talk about disclosing their status to friends, family and prospective love interests.
What's it like to be pregnant and living with HIV? In this installment of the series, Chifundo and Tiyamike talk about how they look after their health whilst pregnant and how the virus has affected their relationships.
In the latest episode of the series, sex workers Chrissy and Fatima talk about their experiences living with HIV, sharing tips on how to deal with the side effects of taking ARV drugs.
What’s it really like to be young and living with HIV in Malawi? In the second instalment of our Talking HIV series we hear from Favour and Jimmy who are both 19 and living with HIV.