Sugar brought a rush of people and prosperity to the drab highway stop in southern Zambia they now call "Sweet Town" - and with that trade came AIDS. more

10 Jan 2018 18:21 Zambia

British soul singer and actress, Beverley Knight MBE, has been announced as a Patron of the UK’s leading HIV and sexual health charity, Terrence Higgins Trust. A vocal supporter of HIV awareness and the work of Terrence Higgins Trust following the more

16 Aug 2017 00:00 Health

The next time you do it, do it with a condom more

9 Dec 2015 00:00 Health

Paul Steinberg, Lead Commissioner of the London HIV Prevention Programme, on DO IT London explains why HIV testing rates among Black Africans are low. more

28 Aug 2015 00:00 Health

To combat rising HIV rates, a new campaign has launched in London this summer. Around 110,000 people are now living with HIV in the UK, which is almost double the figure of just a decade ago. more

19 Aug 2015 00:00 Health

I'm celebrating my resolve to live with this damn virus all these many years without letting it define who I am. Here's a quick sketch of my journey from the first day I tested positive, some 15 years ago. more

1 Dec 2014 00:00 Health

South African actress - Lesego Motsepe who announced on World AIDS Day 2011 that she was HIV Positive has been found dead in her home in Randburg, Johannesburg. more

21 Jan 2014 00:00 South Africa

In belief that Western lifestyle risks destroying family units, the Ugandan parliament has taken a tougher stance and passed a bill that punishes certain acts of homosexuality with life in prison. Under existing legislation, homosexual acts are more

24 Dec 2013 00:00 Uganda

More people are affected by HIV/AIDS in South Africa than any other country in the world. 85,000 are affected with HIV/AIDS in the UK, but UN figures reveal almost 6 million are affected in South Africa. 28% of those are school-aged girls. more

28 Nov 2013 00:00 South Africa

The African Health Policy Network launched a Call to Action on the rights and needs of African women living with HIV in the UK, on International Women’s Day. more

20 Mar 2013 00:00 Health