Injectable HIV therapy would have to cost less than $131 a year to be cost-effective in Africa

A cost-effectiveness analysis has found that injectable, long-lasting antiretroviral therapy (ART) would need to cost no more than $ 131 a year in order to be cost-effective if used for patients who are not fully virally suppressed in lower-income settings in regions like sub-Saharan Africa. The analysis found that injectable cabotegravir/rilpivirine would only reach the… Read More »

Modest rural home inspired by nature and environmentally sound

In developing the design of the East Street home, Kerstin Thompson Architects took inspiration from the surroundings and all that nature has to offer. The client’s brief centred on the setting, calling for a modest-sized home with rural sensibility, cocooned in an environmentally sound design. The result is this single-storey evocative and finely crafted, climate-considered… Read More »

Deadly blow for COVID vaccine rollout

The death on Thursday of a 48-year-old woman from New South Wales, who developed serious clotting very soon after receiving the AstraZeneca vaccine, has again raised serious concerns about its safety. Authorities are racing to investigate the exact cause of her death, which occurred in the intensive care unit of John Hunter Hospital, five days… Read More »