HIV and AIDS

King February 26, 2019

When Brandon Cox Sanford first told a group of strangers he was HIV-positive, nerves overtook him. Cox Sanford, then 23, stood in front of a science class at Columbia College in Chicago,…We hope you’re enjoying our content. Subscribe today to continue reading this story, and all of our stories, for just 99 cents.     […]

King February 26, 2019

Currently, activists are calling governments to domestically mobilise resources to contribute to Global Fund programmes to fight HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria in Africa. The Global Fund is an international financing organisation that aims to attract, leverage and invest additional resources to end the epidemics of HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria; to support attainment of the Sustainable […]

King February 26, 2019

As news spread this week that a Springfield man was accused of knowingly infecting a woman with HIV, so did panic and fear. Lynne Meyerkord, executive director at AIDS Project of the Ozarks, said the number of people seeking a free HIV test has doubled at APO since Wednesday. Marcus Price, 36, was charged with two […]

King February 26, 2019

Medics have identified the absence of a proper tracking mechanism for people who have tested positive to HIV/Aids and those on Anti-Retroviral Therapy (ART) as major bottlenecks in the effective management of HIV in Uganda. They are equally concerned that the various HIV/Aids service providers are operating in isolation, which sometimes results into duplication of […]