Aids in South Asians

Aids in South Asians is one of those topics that we broom it under a rug. No human beings are immune from problems including health issues.

In most South Asian communities, the stigma of same sex partners is hidden as many other issues.

Alliance for South Asians Aids Prevention ASAAP is one of those courageous and outspoken organizations providing services to our community.

Their programs and resources are very useful.

Read about Aids by South Asian country

Understanding Aids in South Asia 

Barriers for South Asian women in discussing aids and other sexual health issues

Sex is such a taboo subject in South Asian communities that it would be difficult for women to bring up the use of condoms, discussing sexual problems with health care practitioners and seeking help.

Here is an introduction video about aids in South Asia

An outcry to stop aids in South Asians

Challenges in getting proper care for South Asian aids patients

We must accept the fact that such things exist in our culture and then take measures to stop, resolve or remedy the situation. By not speaking about it, the problem would not go away by itself.

A silent killer is worst than a known enemy.

May it be in North America or South Asia, aids is deadly.

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