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Wednesday, 30 January 2008 - 00:00

The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) would like to invite submissions for the cover page of its Youth and HIV Issue of Equal Treatment. Equal Treatment is the magazine of TAC and has a wide readership across Southern Africa. For our first issue focusing specifically on youth we are looking for photographs and/or illustrations and/or other types of graphics for the cover page. Although the issues in the magazine focus specifically upon HIV, we are open to creative submissions of almost any kind.

The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) would like to invite submissions for the cover page of...

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Wednesday, 30 January 2008 - 00:00

 

Some progress, but serious problems remain

 

Some progress, but serious problems remain

 

The TAC welcomes the Department of Health’s announcement on Friday 25 January of a new national protocol for the Prevention-of-Mother-to-Child-Transmission of HIV (PMTCT). Central to the new policy is the introduction of dual-antiretroviral prophylaxis, consisting of nevirapine plus AZT, for preventing mother-to-child-transmission of HIV rather than the single-dose nevirapine regimen...

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Wednesday, 23 January 2008 - 00:00

 Contents

  • Crisis of maternal health and mother-to-child HIV transmission
    • Statement by TAC 
    • Statement by Southern African HIV Clinicians Society

Crisis of maternal health and mother-to-child HIV transmission:

 Contents

  • Crisis of maternal health and mother-to-child HIV transmission
    • Statement by TAC 
    • Statement by Southern African HIV Clinicians Society

Crisis of maternal health and mother-to-child HIV transmission:
TAC calls on doctors and nurses to act in the best...

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Tuesday, 22 January 2008 - 00:00

Dear Readers

Happy new year! 

We hope that in 2008 the implementation of the National Strategic Plan will gain momentum and many lives will be saved. Your support will help us achieve this. Support TAC by making a donation to fund our efforts. For details, go to http://www.tac.org.za/donate.html.  Many thanks. 

Dear Readers

Happy new year! 

We hope that in 2008 the implementation of the National Strategic Plan will gain momentum and many lives will be saved. Your support will help us achieve this. Support...

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Tuesday, 11 December 2007 - 00:00

 At its National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting today, the TAC discussed the African National Congress leadership election and its implications for HIV prevention, treatment and care in South Africa. TAC leaders expressed their personal preferences. However, the discussion focused on matters of principle rather than personality and took place in a free and open climate.

 At its National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting today, the TAC discussed the African National Congress leadership election and its implications for HIV prevention, treatment and care in South Africa. TAC...

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