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“Years of dental neglect have caused my teeth to fall out”

September 27, 2016
News   OurHealth   Public Health & Health Systems  

While dental services at government health facilities are free, the fact that they are limited, many poor people in rural communities are unable to make use of them or are not aware of them. It’s an issue that is receiving some attention as September is oral hygiene month.

AIDS-free baby girls face infection in their teens

July 25, 2016
AIDS 2016  

The odds are stacked against young women, making them continually at risk of HIV as long as society is dominated by men and relationships between young girls and older men are the norm.

HIV in children halved – UNAIDS

New HIV infections in children have halved since 2001 and been cut by one-third in adults.