Extended free ARV’s to millions will cost 1 billion more

An extra R1-billion would be needed to extend ARV treatment, bringing the total HIV/Aids budget to R13-billion, the minister of Health, Aaron Motsoaledi said.

“People like asking me whether the country can afford it. The answer is: Can we afford … Read the rest

SA teens prefer unsafe sex

condomchoiceMost teenagers in Gauteng admit to preferring unsafe sex, the provincial social development department has found.

Briefing the media on its study “Factors associated with teenage pregnancy in Gauteng province”, social development MEC Nandi Mayathula-Khoza said teen pregnancies were a … Read the rest