It's unlikely Maimane will stand down as DA leader. He is more likely to win the election, but the consequences could be a nasty split, writes Douglas Gibson.
A small percentage of patients, some of whom have taken many HIV drugs in the past, have multidrug-resistant HIV, limiting their treatment options.
In the hope of achieving results or even an answer in the next three to four years, HIV vaccine researchers kick off their second large clinical trial.
With South Africa’s Aids-related death toll already equivalent to 48 Hiroshima atomic bombs the time is nigh for government to declare war on HIV-transmission, writes Robert Traydon.
Many people think that taking another person's HIV/Aids medication is okay, because the HIV virus is the same, but nothing could be further from the truth.
Clinic operating hours need to be lengthened to offer young people the opportunity to get their medication after school.
A Mississippi baby treated for HIV within hours of birth is free of the virus nearly a year later, in the second case that has raised hopes about early treatment.
Doctors report that a five-year trial has strengthened evidence that early use of antiretroviral drugs helps children combat the AIDS virus.
There are several different types of antiretroviral drugs and they work in different ways. Our expert answers the most commonly asked questions.
A 22-year-old man recently died after stopping his antiretroviral treatment because he mistakenly thought he had been given the wrong medication.
An unacceptably high number of people are still dying of Aids in hospitals in sub-Saharan Africa – at a time when life-saving antiretrovirals are widely available.
Pharmacy dispensing units will soon be rolled out at Gauteng malls to make it easier for people living with HIV/Aids to collect their medication.
A new vaginal ring, similar to existing birth control rings, promises to provide months of protection against pregnancy, HIV and herpes.
A 3-year-old Mississippi girl apparently cured of HIV infection by aggressive treatment right after her birth remains free of the virus.
Researchers claim they've cured a baby born with HIV, starting her on treatment 30 hours after her birth.
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