At the core, one notices the need to please human longing for human touch, which is referred to as skin hunger.
As the pandemic unfolds, his income has drastically decreased and so making him not able to settle expenses such as university tuition installment.
While the numbers of coronavirus cases continue to increase globally, as a precautionary measure, the University of the Witwatersrand has temporarily suspended the use of its biometric system for stakeholders to access its campuses.
“I lose myself around a lot of people, finding it difficult to focus on the lecturer only,” says a UJ student.
South Africa’s health department has HIV prevention programmes but young women are still vulnerable to infection and HIV organisations have called for an emphasis on other prevention measures.
Ever since HIV was identified as the cause of Aids, researchers, drugs, people and governments have been fighting back. Here’s a look at 60 years of action on HIV and Aids.
HIV and AIDS remains the biggest conundrum in South Africa, but young people living with the virus have made it their mission to spread awareness and fight the existing stigma.