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Shorter treatment for HIV positive patients can prevent TB: Study

12 March 2020, 6:19 AM

People living with HIV can now use treatment for a shorter period to prevent from getting Tuberculosis (TB).

New, improved antiretroviral medication to be released on Wednesday

27 November 2019, 11:20 AM

The Department of Health will on Wednesday launch a new and improved combination treatment for HIV.


Kenya unlikely to meet elimination of mother-to-child HIV transmission goal

25 September 2019, 8:30 PM

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. 

Candidate Aids vaccine passes key early test

7 July 2018, 8:30 AM

The near 40-year quest for an AIDS vaccine received a hopeful boost Saturday when scientists announced that a trial drug triggered an immune response in humans and shielded monkeys from infection.

Civil society urges govt to educate girls about sexual assault

1 December 2017, 6:25 AM

As South Africa joins other countries in observing World AIDS Day, civil society groups have urged government to do more to educate girl children about issues related to sexual assault.



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