Aids drugs

New policy gives generic medicines the upper hand

AFP

A draft intellectual property policy has been lauded by rights groups who say its repercussions on drug patents could make medicines more affordable.


Why has Gauteng run out of ARVs?

Ayanda Yeni

Patients go without key drugs as the province and suppliers trade blame for antiretroviral shortages.


Funding crisis looms large

Indira Govender

HIV counsellors play a vital role in Lesotho's health system, but the money is running out.


SA's spectacular reversal in fight against Aids

David Smith

The change wrought by the mass distribution of HIV/Aids drugs is akin to a major societal shift, writes David Smith.