Luanda - Angola?s health sector has been strengthened with antiretroviral drugs to assist people living with HIV/AIDS for the next three months.More about this news
Lobito - The executive director of the Community Interaction Organization (CIO) Rodrigues Boano Tomás Wednesday said that the non-governmental organization will strengthen the awareness among homosexuals and sex workers in Benguela to increase access to HIV testing and reduce cases of AIDS infection.
Luanda - UNAIDS Director of Angola Michael Kouakou defended this Wednesday in Luanda, universal access to information on sexual and reproductive health services, with a view to reducing the prevalence rate of HIV/AIDS in the country.
Cuito - The Angolan government foresees short-term implementation of services for the prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission in all sanitary units nationwide, said on Monday in central Bié, the Health minister, Sílvia Lutucuta.
Luanda - The General Health Inspectorate has blocked the use of the "Aria" reagent in HIV testing, after it detected dubious results.
Luanda - Over 90 percent of pediatric transmissions occur from mother to child, called vertical transmission, and 100 percent of these infections are preventable through quality health services.
Luanda - Angola's first lady Ana Dias Lourenço pledged Thursday in Luanda to do everything to ensure that all Angolan children are born HIV-free and HIV-positive pregnant women receive treatment for the prevention of mother-to-child transmission.
Luena - At least 451 persons underwent VHI/AIDS voluntary testing from November 12 to the present date in Luena, eastern Moxico province.
Luanda - Nearly 27,000 pregnant women, out of 310,000 living with HIV in Angola, are HIV-positive, according to estimates by 2017 of the National Institute for the Fight against Aids (INLS).