Tom Legend Hardy

HIV‬,‪HIV/AIDS‬,‪UNICEF‬,‪ADOLESCENCE‬‬‬‬



  • The quantity of immature passings from Helps has tripled in the course of the most recent 15 years, as indicated by new information discharged today by UNICEF. Helps is the main source of death among young people in Africa and the second driving reason for death among youths all around. Among HIV-influenced populaces, young people are the main gathering for which the mortality figures are not diminishing.

  • In sub-Saharan Africa, the district with the most noteworthy pervasiveness, young ladies are unfathomably more influenced, representing 7 in 10 new diseases among 15-19 year olds. Then again, among young people in that age bunch in the area, a little more than 1 in 10 are tried for HIV.

  • "It is important that youngsters who are HIV-positive have entry to treatment, care and backing," said Craig McClure, leader of UNICEF's worldwide HIV/Helps programs, at the Basic Intuition Gathering in Johannesburg today. "In the meantime, the individuals who are HIV-negative must have entry to the information and intends to help them to remain as such." As indicated by the information in UNICEF's Factual Redesign on Youngsters, Teenagers and Helps, not as much as half of kids under 2 months old are tried for HIV. Just 1 in 3 of the 2.6 million kids less than 15 years old living with HIV are on treatment. The new information expresses that most youths who bite the dust of Helps related diseases gained HIV when they were babies, 10 to 15 years prior, when less pregnant ladies and moms living with HIV got antiretroviral drugs to keep HIV transmission from mother to kid. These youngsters have made due into their high school years, now and then without knowing their HIV status. Then again, since 2000, about 1.3 million new contaminations among kids have been turned away, to a great extent because of advances in the anticipation of mother-to-kid transmission of HIV.

  • By 2014, 3 in 5 pregnant ladies living with HIV got against retroviral treatment to anticipate transmission of the infection to their children. This has deciphered into a 60 for each penny diminishment in Helps related passings among kids under 4 years old since 2000. These endeavors to dispense with mother-to-tyke transmission will change the course of the pestilence for the up and coming era of youths. Malawi teenager, Martha, was conceived with HIV. Presently a mother herself, she has challenged the chances and her child, Rahim Idriss, is a piece of Malawis Helps free era. In this photo, she anticipates the consequences of Rahmins HIV test. Following two months of holding up, she figures out the Rahmin, now 8-months old, is HIV negative. Photograph: UNICEF/HIVA201500101/Schermbrucker.

  • The quantity of pre-adult passings from Helps has tripled in the course of the most recent 15 years with 26 new contaminations happening each hour, the UN Youngsters' Asset (UNICEF) declared today and cautioned that "it is important that youngsters who are HIV-positive have admittance to treatment, care and backing." "In the meantime, the individuals who are HIV-negative must have admittance to the learning and intends to help them to remain as such," said Craig McClure, leader of UNICEF's worldwide HIV/Helps programs, at a meeting in Johannesburg, South Africa, where new information was discharged by UNICEF.

  • As per the organization, Helps is the top reason for death among young people (15-19) in Africa and the second driving reason for death among teenagers all around. In sub-Saharan Africa, the district with the most elevated pervasiveness, young ladies are inconceivably more influenced, representing 7 in 10 new diseases among 15-19 year olds. "Among HIV-influenced populaces, youths are the main gathering for which the mortality figures are not diminishing," as per UNICEF. UNICEF additionally said among teenagers in sub-Saharan Africa, a little more than 1 in 10 is tried for HIV. As per the information in UNICEF's Measurable Overhaul on Kids, Young people and Helps, not as much as half of kids under 2 months old are tried for HIV. Just 1 in 3 of the 2.6 million kids less than 15 years old living with HIV is on treatment.

  • UNICEF said the new information demonstrates that most teenagers who pass on of Helps related diseases procured HIV when they were newborn children, 10 to 15 years prior, when less pregnant ladies and moms living with HIV got antiretroviral drugs to keep HIV transmission from mother to youngster. "These kids have made due into their adolescent years, now and then without knowing their HIV status," UNICEF said. On a positive note, the new information demonstrates that since 2000, about 1.3 million new contaminations among youngsters have been turned away, to a great extent because of advances in the counteractive action of mother-to-kid transmission of HIV. The new information demonstrated that among teenagers, 26 new contaminations happen each hour and about portion of those living with HIV are in only six nations: South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya, India, Mozambique and Tanzania.

  • "The additions we have made on forestalling mother to youngster transmission are commendable, and to be observed," Mr. McClure included, "however quick ventures are expected to get life-sparing treatment to kids and youths who are contaminated." As a kid in Cameroon, Mani Djelassem never knew why she was always falling sick. It was strictly when her mom kicked the bucket that her dad advised her: she was conceived with HIV. "I was exceptionally tragic when I learned," she said. "I didn't realize what to do. I used to secure myself in the house." When she wandered outside, she said, "individuals were letting me know terrible things." Presently 17, Mani says she is no more embarrassed - and in light of disturbing new insights on juvenile Guides rates in Africa, she feels she needs to stand up. Another report from UN offices found that Guides is presently the main source of death for Africa's young people - a stark measurement that Guides specialists say is a tremendous misfortune in the battle against the infection. That means a trebling of youthful HIV passings worldwide since 2000.

  • HIV-positive youngsters: The report says that half of the world's HIV-positive youngsters between the ages of 15 and 19 live in South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya, Mozambique, Tanzania and India. Furthermore, that just 1 in 3 of the 2.6 million kids less than 15 years old living with HIV are on treatment. The UN exhibited this and other aggravating information this week in Johannesburg as a major aspect of their worldwide factual redesign on Helps among youngsters. The concentrate additionally found that all around, not as much as half of babies are tried for HIV. Dr. Pierre Somse, appointee local executive of the UNAIDS territorial bolster group for Eastern and Southern Africa, said the information on young people is an immense mishap in the battle against the infection.

  • "The substance of our disappointment are youngsters and teenagers," Somse said. "These are the substance of our disappointment. So today, given this reality, we are at the crossing point of time. "We are at the convergence of accomplishment, we have done well, we are at the crossing point of chances, so we have seen this new development, we have seen this improvement made in treatment. In any case, we are additionally at the crossing point of difficulties, genuine difficulties," he said. The report likewise discovered some promising news, for example, a 41 percent drop in new contaminations in Africa since the year 2000 and 34 percent less Guides related passings in that 15-year time compass. They additionally reported worldwide accomplishment in avoiding mother-to-kid transmission of the infection.

  • Social parts of malady : Some adulated exploratory advances in treating the infection, yet he says the social parts of the pestilence have not been sufficiently given consideration. Furthermore, with only 15 years left to accomplish the relentless objective of annihilating Guides by 2030, he says it's the ideal opportunity for society to assume a more noteworthy part in the battle. Craig McClure, UNICEF's partner executive and head of HIV and Helps, says most adolescents who bite the dust have essentially gotten lost in an outright flood - a certainty that demonstrates a lethal, and completely preventable, imperfection in governments' and help offices' treatment arranges.

  • "The vast majority of the Guides related immature passings are among those that were conceived with HIV and got no analysis or no treatment - or, youngsters who were analyzed, were on pediatric treatment, yet when they enter that troublesome time of youth where routine is so troublesome, some way or another slipped out of consideration in the move from pediatric to juvenile programming, got to be wiped out, and kicked the bucket," he said. Mani urged her companions to quit becoming tied up with the disgrace around Helps.

  • "I was tainted during childbirth," she said. "What was my issue in this? Is it something I ought to be embarrassed about? … Don't I merit a typical life, similar to whatever other adolescent?" The quantity of pre-adult passings from Helps has tripled in the most recent 15 years notwithstanding endeavors to control diseases, with the larger part of cases reported in sub-Sahara Africa, the United Countries Kids' Asset declared Friday. The UNICEF study found that 26 youths are contaminated each hour, and stand out in 10 young people in sub-Saharan Africa is tried for HIV. Young ladies in the locale are lopsidedly influenced, representing 7 of 10 new diseases among 15-19 year-olds, the study found.

  • The quantity of young people who have kicked the bucket from Helps has tripled throughout the most recent 15 years, as indicated by new information discharged by the UN Kids' Asset (UNICEF). Helps is the main source of death among young people in Africa and the second driving reason for death among teenagers all inclusive. Ana Carmo reports. In 2014, 60,000 youngsters passed on from Helps contrasted with 20,000 in the year 2000. Among HIV-influenced populaces, young people are the main gathering for which the mortality figures are not diminishing.

  • In sub-Saharan Africa, the area with the most elevated pervasiveness, young ladies are boundlessly more influenced, representing 70 for every penny of new diseases among 15-19 year olds. Nonetheless, among youths in that age bunch in the area, just 10 for every penny are tried for HIV, the infection that prompts Helps. Regardless of the tripling of passings UNICEF said that since 2000, about 1.3 million new diseases among youngsters have been turned away.