South Africa has needed to focus closely on the battle towards HIV and AIDS given the nation’s excessive an infection charges. In consequence, sexually transmitted infections have usually been ignored.
On this episode, Tendesayi Kufa-Chakezha – an epidemiologist and public well being specialist on the nation’s Nationwide Institute for Communicable Illnesses – takes us by way of why it’s so vital for folks to recover from the stigma of speaking about sexually transmitted infections, and to verify they get therapy.
Stopping sexually transmitted infections: why South Africa is not successful
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