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Mangaung Metro sets target to eradicate SA’s number one killer

The Mangaung Metro aims to reduce the number of people who are infected with TB. Its mayor, Olly Mlamleli, wants to have 54% of...

Inmates to work with Mlamleli to reduce Aids in Prisons

Inmates to work with Mlamleli to reduce Aids in Prisons The Department of Correctional Services and it’s HIV infected inmates have been identified and as...

Today, 31 years ago, WHO declared HIV/Aids a worldwide epidemic

The World Health Organisation (WHO), declared HIV/Aids as a worldwide epidemic on 13 September 1985. It is still unknown and there are only speculations...

Today in History: 19th November

Historical Events: • 1872: Mpande, Zulu chief and half-brother of Dingane, dies at his kraal Nodwengu in Zululand. • 1932: Shaft & Thyssen demand Hitler become German...

Today in History: 10th October

Historical Events: • 1957: A fire at the Windscale nuclear plant in Cumbria, UK becomes the world's first major nuclear accident. • 1995: Most Dutch telephone numbers increase...

Today in History: 17th July

Historical Events: • 2004: Mandela asks for commitment to fight AIDS. • 1959: Dr Leakey discovers oldest human skull (600,000 years old). • 1994: French youngster (4)...

Preventative potential of ARVs explored

Medical scheme explains more about the possibilities of using ARVs as a preventative measure.

Today in History: 23rd April

Historical Events: • 1984: Discovery of the AIDS virus is publicly announced. • 2008: The 100th anniversary of Bram Fischer's birthday. • 1878: First Dutch test drive of steam tram. • 1959:...

HIV/ Aids the top healthcare priority for young South Africans

Fighting HIV/Aids remains the most important healthcare issue among young South Africans, according to a survey. Picture: supplied.