Tag: HIV

RATHER BE SAFE THAN SORRY – PREVENT!

Let’s be honest, some of us are not ready to have kids while still in varsity, right? Also they say prevention is better than cure, that is why the KwaZulu-Natal Department of health has teamed up with DUT Clinic, alongside other universities & TVET colleges in the province for the for the WE CHOOSE “PLAN A” …..

[PODCAST] #MYPREP – DR Sindi Van Zyl Speaks About The HIV PREVENTION PILL

Every Thursday for the past 5 weeks Matt Tsolo has been speaking to different doctors and specialists about an HIV prevention pill called PrEP (short for Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis). Each week they focused on one aspect of HIV medication and also prevention methods. Taken daily, by an HIV negative person in conjunction with other prevention methods such…..

[PODCAST] “AN HIV PREVENTION PILL CALLED PREP” – Matt Tsolo #MyPrEP

This week on #MyPrEP with Matt Tsolo, it was PrEP week! What is PrEP? It is an HIV prevention pill that can help HIV-negative people to lower their risk of HIV infection by more than 90%. Last week Matt Tsolo spoke to Dr Oscar Radebe about the difference between ARTs and PEP. Listen to the podcast…..

[PODCAST] WOULD YOU SLEEP WITH SOMEONE TO GET EMPLOYED?

“Come over here sleep with me instead” Graduating is a massive milestone but getting a job in South Africa is harder than most things, if you think about it. What happens when you get called to an interview just to be asked to trade sex for employment? Here is the story: #FutureBeats: A friend of #CampusDrive…..

2015 International Candle Light Memorial @ DUT

The HIV Centre will be hosting the 2015 International Candlelight Memorial at Mansfield Hall on the 8th of May 2015. We would like to extend an invitation to you for the day and request that you cover the event. Please find the below invitation. If you have any further questions, do not hesitate to contact us……