Mozambique leads from the front in battle against Aids

Report
from The Guardian
Published on 21 Mar 2013 View Original

Mozambique is using new technology to improve diagnosis and treatment for people living with HIV

The Polana Caniço health facility, which treats more than 200,000 patients each year, is in a densely populated area in Mozambique's capital, Maputo. It's early morning and the hospital is already filling up with patients, mostly mothers with young children. However, there are also students here for training on how to use new equipment that will provide critical feedback to patients with HIV – 11.5% of 15- to 49-year-olds in Mozambique.

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