142 more HIV-positive patients were registered in Mogilev region within 11 months of 2015. Since 1987 Mogilev region has registered 1205 new cases of HIV infection, the Republican centre for hygiene, epidemiology and public health informed.
Mogilev will join the European HIV testing week that will take place in many countries of the world for the third time. The information is provided by the area centre for hygiene and epidemiology.
Over 1.1 thousand people in Mogilev region are registered to be HIV-positive. The information is provided by the Mogilev regional centre for hygiene, epidemiology and public health.
119 patients were diagnosed with the HIV in Mogilev region within 9 months. The information was provided at Mogilev region centre of hygiene, epidemiology and public health.
Over nine months 2014 Mogilev region registered 17 births of HIV-infected women. Over the period maternity welfare centres of Mogilev region observed 29 HIV-infected pregnant women. 7 of them got the status when they were registered at the maternity welfare centres. The information is provided by Mogilev zonal centre of hygiene and epidemiology.
By June 1 2014 Mogilev region registered 992 HIV patients (78.6 for 100 thousand people). Over 5 months 2014 42 new HIV patients got registered, including 4 HIV patients registered in May. To compare, May 2013 registered 7 HIV patients. The information is provided by Mogilev regional centre for hygiene and epidemiology.
Mogilev’s schoolchildren will tell about HIV problem with their dancing. November, 28 the Regional Culture Palace holds the finals of the city choreographic contest “The youth against HIV”. The information is provided by Tatiana Burkina, the methodologist of the Culture Palace.
Kuleshov Mogilev State University hosts an exhibition “The city where people live…”. It is open till May 23. From 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. visitors are welcome to see the exhibition-installation of T-shirts made by HIV-positive people. The exposition depicts a city’s street – facades of buildings made from perspex, downpipes, cords, etc.
More than 730 HIV-infected have been registered in Mogilev region, - a correspondent of the site was told by head of HIV/AIDS prophylaxis department of the regional center of hygiene, epidemiology and health protection Elena Denisova.
Mogilev holds the regional action “The Youth against HIV”. The action is dedicated to Valentine’s Day and will take place in Stars’ Square in Mogilev.