Weekend Argus (Saturday Edition) - - NEWS - BIANCA CA­PA­ZO­RIO

THE WESTERN Cape is lead­ing the way in pos­i­tive ad­vances in the fight against HIV and Aids, in­clud­ing lifesaving ARVS for more than 100 000 peo­ple, plans for the roll-out of med­i­cal male cir­cum­ci­sion and driv­ing moth­erto-child HIV trans­mis­sion rates to be­low 2 per­cent. At the end of Oc­to­ber, 103 000 pa­tients were re­ceiv­ing ARVS in the prov­ince, with plans to in­crease that num­ber to 116 000

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