Nigeria: ‘160,000 Kids Living With HIV in Nigeria’

By Luminous Jannamike The Christian Council of Nigeria (CCN) has urged the government and relevant stakeholders…

Uganda: Free Talk Therapy Ramped Up to Combat Mental Health Crisis

By Lindah Nduwumwami Uganda is grappling with a mental health crisis, with suicide rates soaring and…

Ghana: No HIV Drugs Locked At Port, Only Mosquito Nets – Health Ministry Clarifies

By Shadrack Abbey The Public Relations Officer (PRO) at the Ministry of Health, Isaac Offei Baah,…

South Sudan: A Lack of Food Adds to Challenges for People Living With HIV and TB in South Sudan

press release In South Sudan, over seven million people are expected to face acute food insecurity…

Zimbabwe Has 8,000 Doses of Cabotegravir Anti-HIV Drug

By George Maponga in Masvingo Zimbabwe has 8,000 doses of injectable pre-exposure prophylaxis drug, cabotegravir, for…

Uganda: Men’s Mental Health Month Shines Light On Silent Struggles

By Jamila Mulindwa June is Men’s Mental Health Month, a time dedicated to raising awareness about…

EXPLAINER: What you need to know about men’s mental health month

Men’s Mental Health Month, observed every June, is dedicated to raising awareness about the mental health…

South Africa: HIV Prevention Injections Exist, but Hardly Anyone Can Get Them

HIV prevention injections have been registered for use in South Africa, but their high price and…

South Africa: Slow Progress After Decision to Make TB Prevention Pills More Widely Available

Besides preventing illness and death, tuberculosis prevention therapy is estimated to be highly cost effective. Yet,…

Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)

Everything you need to know about hypertension (high blood pressure) What is hypertension? Blood pressure is…