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GABORONE, 19 March 2014 (BONELA) - In another important legal victory for human rights in Botswana, the High Court in Gaborone yesterday ordered the government to provide HIV treatment to all non-citizen prisoners.
Our Baby, Our Future- Time for action to safeguard our heritage! - Demand Creation Leadership Dialogues (DCLD) Promoting Leadership participation through DCLD
HARARE (SAfAIDS Media Desk) - Following recent media reports on the availability of Epikaizo, a purportedly new HIV herbal remedy, as an information centre of excellence in the southern African region, SAfAIDS would like to categorically make known its position regarding Epikaizo and other remedies that continue to mushroom on the market and encourage people living with HIV to stop taking their ARVs, or to mix their ARVs with the new treatments.
Our Baby, Our Future - Time for action to safeguard our heritage! - Leaders and men championing PMTCT interventions
HARARE, 13 March 2014 (SAfAIDS Media Desk) - All roads led to Mberengwa ward 18 from the 5th to the 7thof March 2014 to mobilise the community of Mberengwa to create demand for PMTCT and pediatric HIV services.
BALTIMORE, 12 March 2014 (allAfrica) - A girl born with HIV in California was functionally cured of HIV (her blood was cleared of the virus) following immediate treatment after she was found to be HIV-positive.
A paeditrician, Dr Audra Deveikis, treated her with drugs including AZT, 3TC and nevirapine soon after her birth and following tests, it was found that the baby had no viruses capable of replicating.
LUSAKA, 12 March 2014 (allAfrica) - HIV/AIDS has been ravaging most parts of the African continent over the past years. The pandemic has been one of the most devastating in world history.