New initiative improves ART uptake
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New initiative improves ART uptake

Shamiso Yikoniko recently in Makoni Ten fellow villagers take turns every month to go to…

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Leap forward in HIV stigma fight
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Leap forward in HIV stigma fight

THE revelation that HIV-positive people who are on effective anti-retroviral therapy cannot transmit the virus…

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It’s a bloody shame!
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It’s a bloody shame!

Agonising cramps, vomiting, migraines and loss of appetite are among the things that accompany the…

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Power Walk for Cancer  to raise funds
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Power Walk for Cancer to raise funds

Every person’s cancer story is unique. However, for those diagonised with cancer, this could mean…

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CSOTs: The good, the bad and the ugly
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CSOTs: The good, the bad and the ugly

Zimbabwe’s efforts at redistributing wealth through community empowerment schemes have registered various levels of success…

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IVF source of hope for infertile couples
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IVF source of hope for infertile couples

Chido (not her real name) began the journey to pursue motherhood eight years ago. When…

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UN agency hails Zim HIV success
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UN agency hails Zim HIV success

A United Nations agency says it is pleased with the achievements Zimbabwe has registered in…

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Lack of funds stalls renal unit
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Lack of funds stalls renal unit

Due to the high cost of dialysis, life for an ordinary Zimbabwean suffering from renal…

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Govt resolute on food fortification
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Govt resolute on food fortification

Shamiso Yikoniko GOVERNMENT will not bow down to pressure from some sections opposed to the…

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POC technology makes use  of virological testing
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POC technology makes use of virological testing

DESPITE decreasing rates of mother to child transmission of HIV, each day more than 400…

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Apostolics tackle child marriages
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Apostolics tackle child marriages

REGARDLESS of efforts and campaigns against child marriages in Zimbabwe, the issue remains a major…

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MDR-TB: The battle is on
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MDR-TB: The battle is on

Sweating profusely had become the order of day for 32-year-old Ms Grace Barangire of Shamva.…

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The battle to save lives
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The battle to save lives

Ms Florence Mafararikwa from Marange is a member of an apostolic sect which prohibits members…

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Hidden hunger — The unnecessary evil
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Hidden hunger — The unnecessary evil

Hidden hunger – though a very significant issue – is an unnecessary evil which at…

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Two steps forward, three backward
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Two steps forward, three backward

IT is either she is coughing, suffering from a headache or she is down with…

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