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Diagnosed with HIV as a pregnant teen, Livey Van Wyk beat the odds to become Namibia's ...

Diagnosed with HIV as a pregnant teen, Livey Van Wyk beat the odds to become Namibia's ...
- Jo-Ann Livey Van Wyk was diagnosed with HIV at the age of 17 while she was ... “The only thing I knew about HIV was that it was a death sentence. ... 19.4 million people living with HIV (53%) in eastern and southern Africa and 6.1 ...