There has been a significant increase in the spread of HIV and AIDS cases in Malaysia through heterosexual sex. Heterosexual sex has become the main contributor, accounting for 70 per cent of recent HIV and AIDS cases, says Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam. “Most of the cases involve men who contract HIV or […]

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Malaysia is one of the 10 countries which together accounted for over 95% of all new HIV infections in the Asia-Pacific region in 2016, said the United Nations in a recently-released report. It also contained an extensive analysis of the targets set for 2020 when 90% of all HIV-infected people should know their status, 90% […]

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admin on April 16th, 2015

In 2014, 78% of the new HIV cases in Malaysia are transmitted via sex with a total new cases of 3,517. For 2014 – 9 new infection took place every day. Ratios : Injecting Drug Users – 19%, M​an having S​ex with M​an – 30% and Heterosexuals – 50%.

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admin on September 8th, 2014

An alarming increase in the number of HIV/AIDS cases among Malaysian youths, especially those aged between 20 and 30. 78.8 per cent of new cases involves youths who are between 20 and 30 years old. HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) is the virus that causes AIDS. HIV attacks the body’s immune system, making it weak and less […]

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admin on November 9th, 2013

Abstinence: The ABC approach encourages young adults to delay “sexual debut” (age of first sexual intercourse), to use abstinence until marriage, the most effective way to avoid HIV infection. Be Faithful: In addition to abstinence, to eliminate casual or other concurrent sex partners and to practice fidelity within marriages and other sexual relationships. This reduces […]

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admin on September 6th, 2013

Being tested regularly is NOT going to help. Knowing what to do to prevent HIV is what saves lives, including knowing how to have safe sex.

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admin on July 29th, 2013

Growing instances of disease, unwanted pregnancies and repeated abortions are the consequences of young people who are paying less attention to safe sex. The younger they are, the less likely they are to take precautions.

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admin on April 25th, 2013

It’s only natural that when the mood strikes, the last thing on your mind is the need for safer sex. The thought is that safer sex can’t be spontaneous, exciting, or feel good. Nothing could be further from the truth. For many, the only concern before having sex is the risk of pregnancy. Others believe […]

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admin on April 19th, 2013

The Impact of HIV/AIDS on Young People – most of infected youth are unaware of their status, and are unknowingly passing the virus on to others. Main mode of youth infections are through sexual contact.

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admin on June 21st, 2012

!n Malaysia, figures in December 2010 show that there are 91,362 reported cases of HIV infection, and 16,352 AIDS cases in Malaysia. We have already lost 12,943 lives.

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