7% argued that social stigma
was associated with wife.
We are doing our best during our national awareness campaigns to combat this social stigma
," he said, adding that multi-sectoral collaboration is required to combat the social stigma
In addition to gender discrimination, if a transgender patient of color does meet with a doctor for care, that individual also faces the social stigma
associated with being HIV-positive, where victims often are blamed or judged for their actions, Juarez indicates, adding that some health care providers are ill informed on how to treat transgender patients.
Both parents and children may feel ostracized as a result of the myths and negative social stigma
that surround the condition.
Misconceptions and stereotypes of mental illness must also be dispelled if we are to remove the social stigma
which still exists.
Apart from being infectious and potentially fatal, HIV/AIDS is also associated with social stigma
Back in the 1950s and 60s there was a social stigma
for an unmarried woman to fall pregnant.
Self-stigma and attitudes toward counseling had positive effects on their WTP, whereas the year in college and social stigma
had negative effects.
Customers want to feel good about what they smoke and seek options to tobacco cigarettes as taxes rise and smoking's social stigma
Sheikha Hind Bint Abdul Aziz Al Qassimi, Honorary Chairperson of the EFN to promote understanding of family-related issues and address social stigma
from fertility treatments.
And those affected suffer social stigma
as well as debilitating discomfort.
The social stigma
made it clear they were a burden to families, who traditionally favour boys in the state of Maharashtra.