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Preventing HIV transmission one circumcision at a time

Posted by on Oct 12, 2017 in HIV Cover, HIV Virus | 0 comments

Preventing HIV transmission one circumcision at a time

Studies have shown that circumcision has an effect on the type of bacteria that lives on the penis.  This would explain why men who have been circumcised have a 50%-60% reduced risk of being infected with the HIV virus (the virus that causes Aids). read...

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People living with HIV have Life Insurance Options

Posted by on Oct 6, 2017 in HIV Cover | 0 comments

People living with HIV have Life Insurance Options

Life Insurance for people living with HIV has traditionally been loaded to the extent that it is not affordable and the families and friends of those living with HIV have been left without any financial security in the event of death due to an illness or complication associated with HIV. read...

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Companies in South Africa that offer HIV Life Insurance cover – updated March 2017

Posted by on Mar 15, 2017 in HIV Cover | 2 comments

Companies in South Africa that offer HIV Life Insurance cover – updated March 2017

Most of South Africa’s largest Life Insurance companies offer some form of Life Insurance to people living with HIV and like any other Insurance, some companies offer more affordable Life cover than others and the only sure way to ensure that you are getting the most affordable HIV life cover is to request quotes by using the short form the right of this page. read...

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HIV Support – Who to turn to when you are HIV positive

Posted by on Mar 15, 2017 in HIV Cover, HIV Virus | 1 comment

HIV Support – Who to turn to when you are HIV positive

HIV Support groups and self study: It is not easy to receive test results that reveal that you are HIV positive.  Before you inform anyone close to you about your status you should come to terms with it first and by joining an HIV support group and doing online research is essential. read...

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HIV infections at close to 0% in Australia – What can SA learn

Posted by on Jul 18, 2016 in HIV Cover, HIV Virus | 0 comments

HIV infections at close to 0% in Australia – What can SA learn

“The aids community health threat has morphed into an HIV prevention challenge” is the viewpoint of medical epidemiologist Andrew Grulich who is head of HIV Epidemiology and prevention program at the Kirby Institute for infection and immunity society, which leads the Australia’s national surveillance of HIV/Aids and is based at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) in Sydney. read...

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