Rising government and public hostility towards the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community in Indonesia is threatening the battle against AIDS in the world’s largest Muslim-majority country, activists and an official said.
The Centre for the Aids Programme of Research in South Africa (Caprisa) says it is working on an antiretroviral implant that could prevent the transmission of HIV in women.
Thirty-six Non-Governmental Organisations funded by government have handed over their memorandum of demands to the Health Department over the withdrawal of funding for HIV and AIDS programmes.
Before 20-year-old Lebogang Motsumi even had sex with her first “blesser” – or sugar daddy – a successful, married, company boss more than twice her age, he handed her a wad of cash. He was soon making regular deposits into her bank account, paying her rent and taking her out in exchange for sex, which […]
Leading TB practitioners in KwaZulu-Natal have called for the strengthening of the local healthcare system to respond to the overwhelming number of TB cases.