BACKGROUND The international community agrees that the Millennium Development Goals will not be achieved without ensuring universal access to both sexual and reproductive health (SRH) services and HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment, care and support. Recently, there has been increasing awareness and discussion of the possible benefits of linkages between SRH… (More)
World Health Organization. Antiretroviral drugs for treating pregnant women and prevention HIV infection in infants : guidelines on care, treatment and support for women living with HIV/AIDS and their children in resource-constrained settings.
In a 2-month prospective study of streptococci isolated from urine specimens in the laboratory, 242 strains of catalase-negative gram-positive cocci or coccobacilli were isolated in substantial numbers from 11,725 specimens. These comprised 10% of the important isolates. Species identification of all isolates was undertaken. 74 (30%) of the isolates were of… (More)
The authors wish to recognize the contribution of Kebedech Ambaye Nigussie who conducted a desk review of myths, misperceptions and fears (MMFs) on condom use and on which this publication is based. Further, we would like to acknowledge her supervisory role in coordinating the various reviews; designing a questionnaire, together with Dr. Esther Muia, UNFPA… (More)