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Research data: HIV/AIDS
2017 "If she is drunk, I don't want her to take it": partner beliefs and influence on use of alcohol and antiretroviral therapy in South African couples
Alcohol consumption and beliefs about mixing alcohol and ART are associated with decreased adherence to antiretroviral therapy (ART). In thi...
2017 HIV knowledge, attitudes and behaviours: the situation at technical, vocational education and training (TVET) colleges
The HSRC 2012 population-based survey of national HIV prevalence, incidence and behaviour reported that there were approximately 469 000 ne...Download this report
2017 Body mass index and waist circumference in patients with HIV in South Africa and associated socio-demographic, health related and psychosocial factors
A high body mass index (BMI) and high waist circumference are important health risk factors predisposing for cardiovascular and metabolic di...
2017 HIV prevalence and ART use among men in partnerships with 15-29 year old women in South Africa: HIV risk implications for young women in age-disparate partnerships
This study assesses whether men???s ART use mitigates HIV-risk within age-disparate partnerships. Using data from the 2012 South African Na...