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U.S Pumps in $6.8 Million for Male Circumcision in Malawi

LILONGWE, 26 October 2015 (allAfrica) - As one way of complimenting government efforts in fighting against HIV and AIDS in Malawi ,the US government has announced its 6.8 million United States dollars support to be used on voluntary male circumcision.

UNAIDS Says Zimabwe Recording 1000 New HIV Infections Every Week

HARARE, 21 October 2015 (allAfrica) - UNAIDS has said Zimbabwe is recording 1000 new HIV infections every week and urged stakeholders in the health sector to multiply efforts aimed at countering an emerging catastrophe.

Reducing Maternal and Newborn Mortality to Advance Rwanda's

KIGALI, 20 October 2015 (allAfrica) - Sometimes the technical words we use to describe a problem mask its true nature. Such is the case for the approximately 1,300 women who die during pregnancy or delivery each year in Rwanda.

USAID Partnership Cuts Maternal Mortality in Half in Target Facilities

LUSAKA, 19 October 2015 (allAfrica) - The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and its partners released a new report today showing an almost 50 percent reduction in maternal deaths in target facilities in Uganda and Zambia. Equally as unprecedented as the reductions in mortality, these results were achieved in just two and a half years.

The Biggest ICASA Yet - Harare 2015

HARARE, 14 October 2015 (ICASA Secretariat) The Stage is set for the 18th International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa to be organized in Harare, Zimbabwe from the 29th November – 4th December 2015 under the theme ‘AIDS in the Post 2015 era: linking Leadership, science and human rights’. 

Faith Healing Puts Young People Living With HIV At Risk

HARARE, 12 October 2015 (allAfrica) - Faith healing can have a huge impact on adolescents living with HIV with many defaulting on their medications after being told they have been healed spiritually.

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