Uganda: Eliminating HIV/AIDS in Children

Author:
NTV Uganda
Publisher:
NTV Uganda
Publication Date:
11 March 2013
Tags:
Uganda, HIV-Aids and STDs, Children and Youth, Health and Medicine

The Ministry of Health has introduced a new strategy to treat pregnant women with HIV. The therapy will initially be offered in 19 districts. According to the World Health Organisation, this treatment will provide the best protection for mothers and also stop new HIV infections in babies.