Millions more to get free ARVs

July 23, 2014 10:17 PM

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Millions more to get free ARVs

HIV-positive people with a CD4 count of 500, likely to be still relatively healthy, will for the first time qualify for government-supplied antiretroviral medication from next year.

Minister of Health Aaron Motsoaledi announced yesterday that an additional 2million people with HIV will be put on treatment in the next three years.

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