World AIDS Day 2019 (1 December)

Over 37,800,000+ estimated number of people living with HIV at the end of 2018 according to WHO.

1,650,000+ people were newly infected with HIV in 2018.

765,000+ people died of HIV-related causes in 2018.

500,000 target number of new cases and deaths per year by 2020.

You can be at risk of HIV if you
  • Have sex without condom
  • Receive unsafe blood transfusion
  • Are exposed to contaminated injecting equipment
  • HIV can also be transmitted from mother to a child


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