Living with HIV/Aids

Tips on living with HIV

Many people feel despondent when they have been diagnosed HIV-positive. But there are lots of things that you can do to ensure your ongoing health for a long, long time to come.

Circumcision vs AIDS?

Why are more and more experts promoting adult male circumcision as an effective tool to reduce the risk of HIV infection in men?

Gay Soweto: new HIV shock

I’m black, I’m gay, and I’m sexually active in Soweto. In some ways, it’s a jungle out there.

HIV and Depression

Depression can affect people’s mind, mood, body and behaviour. Dr Avron Urison of AllLife, writes about the effect it has on HIV positive people and how they might skip their daily medication.

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Dr Sindisiwe van Zyl qualified at the University of Pretoria before working for an HIV/AIDS NPO in Soweto for many years. She was named one of the Mail & Guardian's Top 200 Young South Africans in 2012.

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