Care and treatment

September 29, 2020

South Africa is committed to attaining the UNAIDS 909090 targets to control the HIV epidemic through quality comprehensive health services and use of highly effective antiretroviral treatment (ART).

September 28, 2020

Recent developments in health practices that were once in the full control of healthcare professionals and can now be safely self-administered have created a shift in thinking about how individuals engage in self-care.

September 25, 2020

In 2016, the United Nations General Assembly’s Political Declaration on Ending AIDS committed countries to the 90–90–90 targets, which aim to bring HIV testing and treatment to the vast majority of people living with HIV by the end of 2020 and to reduce the amount of HIV in their bodies to undete

September 23, 2020

The COVID-19 global pandemic has shaped the global public health discourse throughout 2020. With no approved vaccine at this time, combatting the virus will take continued commitment to prevent its spread, such as mask-wearing and physical distancing.

September 22, 2020

What is an Ideal Clinic?

September 21, 2020

Global action to combat HIV/AIDS has had an immense impact in the African Region.

September 21, 2020

#MedicineStockout: Patients fear defaulting on ARV treatment, as some clinics in Ekurhuleni experience shortages. Currently, patients can only access seven days’ supply.


September 17, 2020


Undetermined attrition prohibits full understanding of the coverage and effectiveness of HIV programs. Outcomes following loss to follow-up (LTFU) among antiretroviral therapy (ART) patients may differ according to their reasons for ART initiation.

September 14, 2020


There is a growing interest in adolescent motherhood and HIV among policymakers and programme implementers.