This video chronicles the true story of Selinah, an HIV/AIDS patient in South Africa who experiences the ravaging effects of her disease being reversed through ARV treatment over a period of three months. Produced by the advertising agency Ogilvy Johnannesburg for the HIV/AIDS relief organization, the Topsy Foundation, the short film won the coveted Cannes Gold Lion award at the 57th Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival last week.
By Felix Chinguwo A two-year program in Malawi aims to educate people, especially men and boys, about HIV, reduce transmission of the virus, help people to […]
CDC announces publication of TB treatment trial results showing four month regimen as effective as six month
The publication of trial data showing a four-month treatment regimen for tuberculosis that is not resistant to first-line medicines as effective as the currently widely prescribed […]
By Mitchell Warren, executive director, AVAC In February 2020, just as the COVID pandemic began its rapid global spread, a major HIV vaccine trial called HVTN […]
By Karen Carvajal, M.D. Over the course of human history we have come a long way in our fight against the threat of infectious diseases and, […]