The deputy chairman of HCM City People's Committee Hua Ngoc Thuan on Wednesday instructed local authorities and agencies to take stronger measures against prostitution, and crimes related to prostitution, including human trafficking.
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People around the world lived on average to a ripe old age of 71.5 in 2013, up from 65.3 in 1990, a study said on Thursday, noting the gains came despite big increases in liver cancer and chronic kidney deaths.
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SHANGHAI - Authorities in a Chinese village have launched a "thought education" campaign after more than 200 villagers signed a petition to banish an eight-year-old boy infected with the HIV virus, state media said on Wednesday.
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"I can cook and sing. I'm inspirational and a good listener. I have seven years of experience in sales and marketing."
It needs to provide Methadone treatment to more people and safe needles and condoms to high risk groups, said Deputy Health Minister Nguyen Thanh Long at a seminar on Methadone and antiretroviral drugs yesterday.
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In response to the World AIDS Day in 2014 themed “ No Discrimination against people living with HIV, the Communist Youth Union in Ho Chi Minh City yesterday opened a playwriting competition titled “Faith and Life”.
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New system planned to handle feedback on admin procedures
More than 200 organisations and individuals donated over 3.3 billion VND (157,100 USD) to Hanoi’s support fund for people living with HIV on December 4 as a way to extend their assistance to the target group.
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Vietnam to host regional environment ministers’ meetings
HIV is evolving to become less deadly and less infectious, according to a major scientific study.