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Treating HIV in the tiniest babies could have huge positive implications for their future

30 November 2019, 11:41 PM

Princess had a rough start in life. She was born HIV-infected. Her mother was often sick, and there was little family support for her own struggles with HIV. But Princess’ mother had recently started HIV treatment and planned to stay on it. She wanted to do everything possible for her daughter, so she made a […]

World AIDS Day: SA making progress to meet UN targets

30 November 2019, 9:38 PM

The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) says it will push the government to initiate the outstanding three million HIV positive people on treatment.

Millions on HIV treatment in KwaZulu-Natal

28 November 2019, 6:43 PM

The KwaZulu-Natal government says it’s doing everything possible to ensure all those infected with HIV are on treatment.The province has the biggest ARV programme in the world.

Treating HIV-infected infants early substantially improves health: Study

28 November 2019, 12:55 PM

A small study of African infants infected with HIV found that treating them with powerful drugs within the first hours and days of birth helped preserve their immune systems, improving their chances of better long-term health, US researchers said on Wednesday.

Mkhize launches anti-retroviral, TLD

27 November 2019, 7:29 PM

Health Minister Zweli Mkhize has launched a fixed dose combination anti-retroviral called TLD in uMthwalume in the Ugu District on the KwaZulu-Natal south coast



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