HIV/Aids

Living with HIV/Aids

Living with HIV/Aids

People with HIV may age more rapidly

With ART, many people with HIV can expect to live for decades after being infected. However, doctors have noted that these patients often show signs of premature ageing.

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?

Zolani P'zho gets real with our youth on HIV

Khayelitsha artist Zolani P'zho is using music to take HIV prevention to the streets, rapping about everything from safe sex to disclosing your HIV status to loved ones and the importance of taking antiretrovirals daily.

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.

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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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