Tuesday, Dec 06, 2022



BMC, MDACS join hands to eliminate new HIV cases

June 01, 2015 1:21 am

Data gathered from the MDACS indicates a pool of 46,191 HIV-positive cases within Mumbai limits across its 14 ART centers.

Sex education in civic schools from this year

March 14, 2012 3:46 am

Starting this academic year,around 50 civic schools in the city will have sex education as part of their curriculum in the form of a new module called ‘Life Skills Education’.

Study monitoring nutrition in HIV+ children

December 26, 2011 12:59 am

A year and a half after its launch,the results of the nutrition project for HIV children at Sion’s Lokmanya Tilak Municipal General Hospital are being closely monitored for the possibility of framing a national policy for such children.

MDACS sees 20% rise in blood donors

August 03, 2011 3:22 am

Owing to their aggressive campaigning,the Mumbai District AIDS Control Society saw a 20 per cent rise in the number of voluntary blood donors as compared to last year.

Maternity homes have no room for HIV scheme

June 08, 2009 3:58 am

Five months after the Mumbai District Aids Control Society invited proposals for standardising HIV testing facilities at public and private medical centres...