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Promises to improve health outcomes for people who inject drugs remain unfulfilled as 99% do not ...

Promises to improve health outcomes for people who inject drugs remain unfulfilled as 99% do not ...
HIV incidence was 1.4% among people who inject drugs worldwide in 2017 and one third of new HIV infections outside of sub-Saharan Africa are ...

Top 5 Nigerians Who Made The Forbes Woman Africa New Wealth Creators Of 2019

Top 5 Nigerians Who Made The Forbes Woman Africa New Wealth Creators Of 2019
- Top 5 Nigerians Who Made The Forbes Woman Africa New Wealth ... This list features 20 inspirational women entrepreneurs across Africa, as a result of ... chronic healthcare needs such as diabetes, respiratory system disease, HIV, ...

Problem drinking linked to HIV, other sexually transmitted infections in Ugandan youth, study finds

Problem drinking linked to HIV, other sexually transmitted infections in Ugandan youth, study finds
Problem drinking linked to HIV, other sexually transmitted infections in Ugandan ... among people living with HIV in other areas of sub-Saharan Africa.

Getting more men tested for HIV

Getting more men tested for HIV
- A simple blood test is all it takes to detect HIV, but many men don't get tested. In a new study conducted in east Africa, researchers looked at whether ...

War on HIV Hard Hit on Proposed Trump's Budget Cut to Kenya

War on HIV Hard Hit on Proposed Trump's Budget Cut to Kenya
- According to Whitehouse, the budget cuts are meant to help Africans stop depending on aid from the United States and, instead focus on creating their ...

Youth development in Africa to take the centre stage at the 2019 AYGS Conference

Youth development in Africa to take the centre stage at the 2019 AYGS Conference
- Youth development in Africa to take the centre stage at the 2019 AYGS ... Taking place under the theme, Youth Development in Africa: Challenges, ... sexual behaviour in rural South Africa in the era of HIV and antiretroviral treatment ...

New survey results indicate that Nigeria has an HIV prevalence of 1.4%

New survey results indicate that Nigeria has an HIV prevalence of 1.4%
- Results released today by the Government of Nigeria indicate a national HIV prevalence in Nigeria of 1.4% among adults aged 15–49 years. Previous ...

How Africa can quell the next disease outbreaks

How Africa can quell the next disease outbreaks
Africa's ambitious plans to establish free trade and travel across the ... Nearly 700,000 Africans died of AIDS-related illnesses in 2017 — but that was ...