1. Study affirms benefit of very early antiretroviral therapy within hours of birth for newborns with HIV

    By Science X staff A study of more than 50 babies in Africa, Asia, North America and South America has added substantially to evidence that giving antiretroviral therapy (ART) to newborns with HIV within the first days—rather than within weeks or months—of life can safely suppress
  2. South Africa: Jerry Coovadia - the South African Doctor Who Led the Fight Against HIV in Children

    By Glenda Gray / The Conversation Africa [The Conversation Africa] South African-born Professor Hoosen "Jerry" Coovadia, renowned academic and prominent anti-apartheid activist, passed away on 4 October . As a paediatrician I was privileged to know and work with him over two decade