In our communities infertility has been treated with a mind-set that says ‘it’s embarrassing to seek help openly’, ‘treatment is expensive’ hence many women and men continue to be burdened by the effects of failing to conceive.
This Ministry of Health and Child Care program is supported by AFRICAID Zvandiri and the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF).
POC EID is a program which focuses on testing infants exposed to HIV and AIDS at 6weeks, at the point of receiving care.
Speaking on the program the POC EID focal person for Matabeleland North province Perpetual Mthombeni pointed out that POC EID is a welcome development in managing HIV and AIDS in children.
The first lady Amai Auxillia Mnangagwa is embarking on a countrywide cancer awareness campaign in churches around Zimbabwe. On Saturday 15 April she addressed congregates at the Mugodhi Apostolic Faith Church Passover Conference in Hwedza. She urged churches to take a leading role in the fight against cancer.
The First Lady, Amai Auxillia Mnangagwa urged women to embrace early cancer screening order to reduce cancer related deaths amongst women.
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