Scientists have discovered a new strain of HIV in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The discovery of the new strain has been reported in the Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes.
The unions from the mining, retail and agriculture sectors launched the ‘Qina Msebenzi Uphile’ campaign in an effort to reach thousands of its members to be tested, educated and enrolled into treatment.
Kenya is not on track to meet the 2020 global target to eliminate mother to child transmission of HIV, according to the country’s health ministry.
Scientists are racing to read a rapidly melting archive of climate data going back thousands of years – the inside of Austria’s Alpine glaciers.
The United States government will be contributing R11 billion to fight the HIV and Aids pandemic in South Africa in the next year.
Former rugby international Gareth Thomas’s decision to come out as HIV-positive could transform the sports star into a role model for millions of people living with the virus, HIV/AIDS groups said on Monday.
A 27-year-old Limpopo woman has published a Tshivenda book on relationships between older men and young girls and hopes that the book will be prescribed for primary school children.
The Gauteng Health Department says fewer people are coming forward to test for HIV.
The United States said on Wednesday it will provide thousands of doses of HIV medication to treat Venezuelans in Colombia as part of regional efforts to manage care for millions of migrants fleeing the crisis-hit nation.