The Mine Health and Safety Council says more pressure should be placed on mining companies to ensure comprehensive Tuberculosis (TB) and HIV screening as well as treatment at work places.
A study by conducted by Evidence for Contraceptive Options and HIV Outcomes, or ECHO, has found no significant difference in the risk of HIV infection among women using popular birth control methods.
The centre for the AIDS programme in South Africa says HIV new infections among gay men and transgender seems to be increasing drastically world-wide.
A Rhodes University Professor has been awarded a R2 million grant to continue researching cancer in HIV/AIDS patients.
Thousands of patients have been left in limbo after an arson attack led to the total shutdown of a clinic at Nomzamo in the Strand near Cape Town.