HIV

Youth lead in new HIV infections – minister

Reading Time: 2 minutes The government yesterday decried the increase in HIV/Aids cases in the country despite efforts to eradicate the disease. Health Cabinet […]

Trans Nzoia records drop in mother-child HIV infections

Reading Time: < 1 minute There has been a significant drop in the rate of HIV Mother-to-Child Transmissions (MTCT) in Trans Nzoia County over the […]

Estimated 1.5m Kenyans living with HIV/Aids, State agency reveals

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kenya has about 1.5 million people living with HIV, the National Syndemic Diseases Control Council (NSDCC) has said. NSDCC Chief […]

Why HIV infections are high among girls, young women

Reading Time: 4 minutes As Aisha* was attending her first prenatal clinic,  she discovered she was HIV positive.  At 17 years then, her main […]

Kenya set to implement three-testing HIV algorithm

Reading Time: < 1 minute Health Cabinet Secretary (CS) Mutahi Kagwe has announced that the country will soon be adopting a three-testing HIV algorithm to […]

We must protect our youths against sexual abuse, HIV

Reading Time: 3 minutes Last year a friend and HIV activist called out on me in a meeting. She said there was a village […]

Woman cured of HIV after cell transplant

Reading Time: 2 minutes A United States  patient with leukemia, has become the first woman and the third person to date to be cured […]

Muriuki gallantly
fought HIV stigma

Reading Time: 2 minutes Dr Joe Muriuki, who died on Valentine’s Day, is a national hero. He is the face of grit and unimaginable […]

Alarm as 1,500 people living with HIV shun life saving drugs in Nyandarua

Reading Time: 2 minutes About 1,500 people who are HIV positive in Nyandarua county are yet to start taking ARVs, the County government revealed […]

Kiambu health officials decry rise in mother-to-child HIV transmission

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kiambu County health officials have raised a red flag over a sharp rise in HIV mother-to-child transmission rates. While the […]