Stigmatization and lexical use in the journalistic treatment of information about HIV/AIDS in five Mexican newspapers from 2012 to 2013 Estigmatización y usos léxicos en el tratamiento informativo del VIH/sida en cinco diarios mexicanos de 2012 a 2013 uri icon


  • The goal of this work was to find out if the information about HIV/AIDS published in five Mexican newspapers denoted any kind of stigmatization. The content analysis resulted in the presence of neutral vocabulary. The disease wasn't linked to the topic of death and alarmist information was not used.

Publication date

  • January 1, 2016