Hospital Reducing HIV Stigma

Birmingham's Heartlands Hospital will hold a celebration to mark its 20th anniversary as well as marking tomorrow's World AIDS Day.

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HIV sufferer speaks out about the stigma he faced: "My grandparents never spoke to me, it was horrendous"

It's the eve of World Aids Day and a man who contracted HIV in 1979 has been speaking about the stigma he faced when people found out about his illness.

Chris Kearl says he lost his job, and his grandparents didn't speak to him again. He was also told he had a life expectancy of 18 months.

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