The spectacular failure of a large clinical trial of H.I.V.-prevention methods in Africa — and the elaborate deceptions employed by the women in it — have opened an ethical debate about how to run such studies in poor countries and … Read the rest
A Black Alabama pastor is being sued after admitting that he had sex with multiple female members of his congregation. Worse, however, is that he declined to inform them he had AIDS.
The shocking news was revealed by the pastor … Read the rest
A Johannesburg primary school teacher has been charged with attempted murder after the HIV-positive man allegedly raped two schoolboys.
The 44-year-old black teacher, who worked at Soweto’s Sediba-Thuto Primary school until he was fired in February, briefly appeared at the … Read the rest
A slightly higher proportion of babies were saved from HIV infection in 2011 than in the previous year, Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi said on Thursday.
“It has proven that putting mothers and infants on treatment early on really works,” Motsoaledi … Read the rest