Women

Risk of Acquiring HIV Increases During and After Pregnancy, Research Suggests

A woman’s risk of acquiring HIV through sex with a male partner living with HIV increases during pregnancy and is highest during the postpartum period, new research funded in part by NIAID suggests.

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Africa must bust the myth that girls aren’t good at maths and science

Author: Nox Makunga Associate Professor: Medicinal plant biotechnology, Stellenbosch University Disclosure statement Nox Makunga receives funding from the National Research Foundation (NRF), Stellenbosch University’s Division of Research Development and the Technology Innovation Agency. Partners: Stellenbosch University Stellenbosch University provides support… Read More ›

APC mayoral candidate meets the people

All People’s Congress Mayoral Candidate for the Freetown Municipality, Yvonne Aki-Sawyerr, on Monday met with stakeholders and electorates during her first engagement with Community Elders and Party Supporters. Her reason for contesting, she said, is because she cares deeply for the country and particularly for the country’s capital…. Read More ›