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German scientists “discover cure for HIV/Aids virus” PDF Print E-mail
Written by Reuters   
Wednesday, 22 December 2010 12:34

Dr. Gloria Mukeshimana with an H.I.V. patient at Central Kigali Hospital. Kigali, Rwanda, once was inundated with H.I.V. cases. (Photo: The New York Times)

Kigali: German researchers who used a bone marrow transplant to treat a cancer patient with the AIDS virus, have declared him cured of the virus -- a stunning claim in a field where the word "cure" is barely whispered.

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Retraining Rwanda's traditional birth attendants PDF Print E-mail
Written by Inter Press Service (IPS)   
Friday, 01 October 2010 09:08

Kigali: Two years spent training traditional birth attendants in remote rural areas has allowed Rwanda to reduce the country's maternal mortality rate, says the country's health department.

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Why African women are more vulnerable to HIV/Aids PDF Print E-mail
Written by Dr David Tigawalana   
Sunday, 19 September 2010 13:45

Kigali: Whereas Africa has 10 per cent of the world’s population, about 70 per cent of HIV infections are found in Africa. Out of the 33 m people who were living with HIV in 2008, 22 were in Africa,with the hardest hit in Sub – Saharan Africa. Ugandan academic Dr David Tigawalana explains how and why this is the case.

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