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Monday, 8 December 2008 - 16:55



TAC Khayelitsha with its allies hosted a Zip-Zap Circus in Khayelitsha

 

TAC Khayelitsha with its allies hosted a Zip-Zap Circus in Khayelitsha, Oliver Tambo hall. The main idea was to create awareness about HIV PREVENTION, ADHERENCE and ...

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Monday, 8 December 2008 - 00:14

At a press conference last month, the Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) called for price deductions on the two Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) vaccines, manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline and Merck.

HPV is a common sexually transmitted infection, and some strains of the disease cause cervical cancer. In South Africa, cervical cancer is the most commonly diagnosed form of cancer. Approximately 7,000 women develop cervical cancer each year, and approximately one in 26 women in South Africans will develop cervical cancer in her lifetime....

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Tuesday, 2 December 2008 - 16:28
Monday, 1 December 2008 - 09:06

YANGA COURT CASE BEING POSTPONED ONCE, AGAIN!!!

 

Yanga Janet who had been intimidating and threatening TAC members in Harare Khayelitsha. Janet had been one of the four accused in the Nandipha Makeke`s rape and murder case and the case sat on the 24th November 2008 and it was postponed to the 5th February 2008 because the matter was forwarded to the National Prosecuting Authority(NPA) because of the witnesses who wanted to withdraw from the case.

Friday, 28 November 2008 - 16:48

The national theme for World Aids Day on 1 December is “Leadership and Unity”. South Africa is finally united in stopping HIV, AIDS and TB, and in fighting for the best treatment and care for all.

TAC calls for all people living in South Africa to get involved in World AIDS Day. At midday on 1 December, there will be a 15 minute work stoppage to show our national commitment to stopping HIV and TB infections and deaths from AIDS. The Minister of Health will address the nation, followed by the Deputy President.

The 15 minute stoppage should be used by people across South Africa...

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