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Umguza villagers get free health services

Umguza villagers get free health services

ABUNDANT Life Revival Mission International church on Saturday reached out to Umguza villagers through a health programme where various organisations provided free treatment, health education and drugs to the community at Green Forest farm.

Zimbabweans  love condoms

Zimbabweans love condoms

CONDOM usage in Zimbabwe has steadily increased over the years and is among the highest in Southern Africa when compared to the size of the population, Health and Child Care minister David Parirenyatwa has said.

Why men shun family planning

Why men shun family planning

ANY talk of family planning to men usually ignites heated debate be it in a family set up or in the workplace, with the general view being that the use of contraceptives is women’s business and men who use them are regarded as weaklings.

Traditional answer to HIV, Aids scourge

Traditional answer to HIV, Aids scourge

For some people, circumcision is a religious ritual and to others it can be a matter of family tradition, personal hygiene or preventive healthcare. To others, circumcision amounts to causing bodily harm.

Circumcision can save $2,3b: PSI

Circumcision can save $2,3b: PSI

ZIMBABWE could save up to about $2,3 billion channelled towards HIV and Aids-related complications if the circumcision process is properly rolled out, the co-ordinator of Population Services International (PSI), Rudo Chikodzore, has said.

Senator raises dust over circumcision

Senator raises dust over circumcision

WASHINGTON DC — A Zimbabwean legislator says the Health ministry should stop circumcising children under the 2009 medical male circumcision programme.

18 000 targeted for circumcision

18 000 targeted for circumcision

THE Midlands province is targeting about 18 000 men for circumcision this year in a bid to reduce HIV infections, a Population Services International (PSI) official has said.

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