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Govt Takes Bold Step to Provide HIV Treatment for All

GENEVA, 16 May 2016 (allAfrica) - Antiretroviral therapy to be offered to all people living with HIV as soon as possible after HIV-positive diagnosis.

Aids the biggest killer of teens and young adults

KENYA, 11 May 2016 (DailyNotion) - Aids is the number one cause of death and disability among Kenyans aged between 10 and 24 years.

Binga HIV infections up 100pc

BINGA, 11 May 2016 (Chronicle) - Binga district recorded a 100 percent increase in HIV prevalence in the first three months of this year, compared to the same period last year.

Ethiopia: Ministry Announces New Rapid HIV Test Kit Would Be Distributed

ADDIS ABABA, 07 May 2016 (allAfrica) - The Ministry of Health announced that the new rapid HIV test kit has been released and would be distributed as fast as possible for public use.

It’s Tough to Stop Sex, Study of U.S. AIDS Effort Shows

STANFORD SCHOOL OF MEDICINE, 2 May 2016 (Bloomberg) - Researchers find no benefits from a decade-long attempt to curb the spread of HIV in Africa by promoting abstinence and monogamy.

China has a long way to go before it achieves 90-90-90 targets

SHANDONGA, 4 May 2016 (aidsmap) - study published in Clinical Infectious Diseases suggests that China has a long way to go before it achieves UNAIDS 90-90-90 targets. Research conducted in Shandong Province showed that only 60% of people with HIV were diagnosed; 42% of diagnosed patients were on antiretroviral therapy (ART) and 60% of ART-treated patients had viral suppression.

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