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FLASHMOB BOOSTS CONDOM AWARENESS

AIDS Healthcare Foundation pioneers new approach to HIV/AIDS prevention message Shoppers and travellers at Lusaka’s City Market and InterCity Bus Station received a Valentine’s Day surprise today (February 14) when an energetic “flashmob” of 37 young advocates moved through the … read more »

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Vaginal odours are easy to treat

The challenges range from having to take extra care of the face, using lotions to nourish the skin, the hair and looking out for other health issues. Vaginal odour also plagues many women, especially in summer. The bad odour, sometimes … read more »

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Parents’ Fears Slowing Uptake of Paediatric AIDS Treatment

Nerbert Mulenga Diana Banda* is quickly running out of excuses to give her six-year-old son about why he has to take a schedule of drugs every day. Her son David* is HIV-positive and has been on anti-retroviral treatment (ART) for … read more »

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Global fund freezing worry Sikota

By QFM United Liberal Party President Sakwiba Sikota has expressed concern over the decision by the Global Fund to transfer disbursements of funds for life saving interventions directly to procurement agents following the Fund’s suspension of grants to the Ministry … read more »

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New Hope In Fight Against HIV And TB

As US policymakers consider scaling back on its historic initiative to fight AIDS around the world and downsizing goals to combat tuberculosis, next-generation treatment and prevention strategies to significantly reduce the spread of HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis are now imminent. New … read more »

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Your partner’s status is not your status

By Antonette Kakujaha The practice of ‘proxy thinking or testing is increasing among many partnerships despite it being nothing more than a mistaken perception of people thinking they can actually use their partner’s HIV status to determine their own status. … read more »

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