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Uganda AIDS Activist Sees Hope in Rectal Microbicides

Thursday, 26 July 2012, 6:00 pm | Chief K.Masimba Biriwasha

Ugandan AIDS activist and medical doctor, Paul Semugoma, 42, said that rectal microbicides have a potential to save the unnecessary loss of lives among men who have sex with men in Uganda and across Africa. More >>

TB/HIV Services in Zimbabwe: A Key Public Health Priority

Wednesday, 18 July 2012, 1:25 pm | Chief K.Masimba Biriwasha

In Zimbabwe, there is a wide recognition of the need to integrate TB and HIV services but for people living with HIV (PLHIV), it is not evident, said Martha Tholanah, Coordinator of the International Community of Women Living with HIV (ICW) Zimbabwe ... More >>

TB in Children: Why Zimbabwe Must Act Now

Thursday, 22 March 2012, 1:54 pm | Chief K.Masimba Biriwasha

Tuberculosis (TB) is a major public health problem in Zimbabwe yet very little is known about the impact of the disease on children. Without a functional healthcare system and research into paediatric TB, Zimbabwe is likely to continue losing its ... More >>

Children and TB: A Hidden Epidemic

Monday, 19 March 2012, 4:26 pm | Chief K.Masimba Biriwasha

Tuberculosis (TB) among children is rarely discussed. Because children, more often than not cannot speak for themselves, not much about how they're affected by the disease ever hits the headlines. More >>