Tag Archives: HIV/AIDS

Efforts To Reduce Stigma Against Persons Affected By HIV/AIDS

The Ministry of Health Wellness and the Environment says it is continuing its efforts to reduce stigma and discrimination against persons who may be infected and affected by HIV/AIDS. Speaking to NBC news recently, Director of the ministry’s HIV/AIDS and STIs program Ferosa Roache says they are of the firm view that stigma is among… Continue Reading →

53 New HIV Cases Recorded In SVG Between The Period January To September 2015

There are now 1,484 cases of HIV/AIDS in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Director of the HIV/AIDS, STIs program in the Ministry of Health, Ferosa Roache, says 53 new HIV cases were recorded here between the period January to September 2015. Ms. Roache told NBC News that of the 1,484 persons here who have tested… Continue Reading →