Top Most Popular Plants for Treating STIs in Africa – Do They Work?

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Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are a widespread problem and a serious global issue. But, for the African population, these treatable and easily avoidable infections pose an even bigger threat.  Out of the 37 million people living with HIV, 66% are in the sub-Saharan African region.  Since not many families have the funds to get treatment, … Read more

Marburg Virus in Africa

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Marburg virus is believed to have originated from Africa.  The virus has claimed over 100 lives in central Africa. The most recent recorded outbreak was in Uganda in 2017. Other’s sporadic cases and outbreaks have been reported in Kenya, South Africa, Angola, Democratic Republic of Congo, and Zimbabwe.  Recently, researchers discovered an Angola-like strain in … Read more

HIV A Concerning Factor Among Young Adults In Sub Saharan African Region

HIV A Concerning Factor Among Young Adults In Sub Saharan African Region Image

Human immunodeficiency virus, more commonly known as HIV, is proving to be an increasing concern among the younger population in Africa. Recent studies show a particular concern among younger people aged between 15 and 29. This calls for appropriate strategies to be implemented to reduce the rate at which HIV prevalence in Sub Sahara Africa … Read more