Miss Universe Việt Nam H’Hen Nie has called for reducing stigma and discrimination against HIV patients at the Miss Universe 2018 contest that is now being held in Bangkok.
The number of HIV/AIDS cases in Việt Nam continued to be under control this year, with a reduction in new incidences of HIV/AIDS and mortality from AIDS, according to the Ministry of Health.
Reports of new cases of HIV among homosexual groups have increased by 25 per cent in the first ten month this year, said Lã Thi Loan, vice director of Hà Nội’s Disease Control Centre
Beijing has ordered an investigation into claims by a Chinese scientist to have created the world's first genetically-edited babies, a move that would be a ground-breaking medical first but which has generated a barrage of criticism.
About 50,000 people living with HIV in Việt Nam remain unidentified.
More than two per cent of the entire population of a mountainous district of central Nghệ An Province are carrying the HIV/AIDS virus.