/contrib/Africa/

Sorted by: Last Added Time | Last Commented
MTV Shuga viewers twice as likely to test for HIV...
AVERT | 2017-06-28 16:18 UTC
People who watch the popular MTV series ‘MTV Shuga’ for over six months are more than twice as likely to get tested for HIV compared to those who do not watch the show.
By AVERT on 2017-06-28 16:18 UTC
Vaginal bacteria could play a key role in regulating HIV risk among women...
AVERT | 2017-06-14 11:16 UTC
Understanding the vaginal microbiome and how it impacts HIV risk could help develop more effective treatment and prevention strategies for young women in sub-Saharan Africa.
By AVERT on 2017-06-14 11:16 UTC
Adolescence a ‘dangerous time’ for young girls – particularly in sub-Saharan Africa...
AVERT | 2017-06-13 14:27 UTC
UNAIDS’ annual World AIDS Day report shows that young women transitioning into womanhood face complex challenges that are stalling progress in halting new HIV infections.
By AVERT on 2017-06-13 14:27 UTC
Partner self-testing could be a vital tool to increase uptake of HIV testing among men in sub-Saharan Africa...
avert.org | 2017-06-13 14:21 UTC
Near-universal uptake of HIV testing among men who were given self-tests by their partners in Kenya shows its feasibility as an intervention to reach hard-to-reach groups.
By AVERT on 2017-06-13 14:21 UTC
Cryptococcal meningitis remains a leading killer of people living with HIV...
avert.org | 2017-06-13 13:56 UTC
First update on cryptococcus in the era of antiretroviral treatment expansion reveals disproportionate burden in sub-Saharan Africa and a need for better treatment options.
By AVERT on 2017-06-13 13:56 UTC
Understanding the barriers to circumcision in southern and eastern Africa...
AVERT | 2017-06-12 15:49 UTC
Despite a willingness of men to get circumcised for the HIV prevention benefits, uptake is low with just 56% of the 20.8 million circumcisions by 2016 target met.
By AVERT on 2017-06-12 15:49 UTC
Promising new device can detect viral load in under 30 minutes...
AVERT | 2017-06-12 15:47 UTC
Viral load testing could become more accessible to millions of people living with HIV in sub-Saharan Africa thanks to a new USB testing stick.
By AVERT on 2017-06-12 15:47 UTC
Viral load suppression among young people and adolescents falling behind in Malawi, Zambia and Zimbabwe...
AVERT | 2017-06-12 15:29 UTC
A number of southern African countries are making good progress towards the 90-90-90 Fast-Track Targets, but efforts to reach younger populations need to be redoubled.
By AVERT on 2017-06-12 15:29 UTC
Intergeneration sex contributes to new HIV infections among young women in Zimbabwe...
avert.org | 2017-06-12 12:28 UTC
Reducing the number of age-disparate relationships in east and southern Africa could help to decrease HIV infection rates among young women in the region.
By AVERT on 2017-06-12 12:28 UTC
Ethiopia Warns Emergency Drought Aid to Run Out Next Month...
Bloomberg | 2017-06-10 10:57 UTC
Warder, Ethiopia (AP) -- Ethiopia's government is warning it will run out of emergency food aid starting next month as the number of drought victims in the East African country has reached 7.8 million.
By ceres on 2017-06-10 12:23 UTC

Page 1 of 1

  • Need an account?  
    or