Uganda: Uganda, Tanzania Lead Region in Use of Antiretroviral Therapy

[East African] Uganda leads the region with the largest percentage of people living with HIV receiving antiretroviral therapy (ART), according to the US President's Emergency Plan for Aids Relief (Pepfar).
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