The fight and successes against HIV and AIDS by the Department of Health and its partners are captured in a document titled:'Turnaround:The story of South Africa's HIV response'.
some of the successes highlighted in the document are:
• reduction in mother to child transmission due treatment of pregnant HIV women.
• over 20 million people have participated in the HCT (HIV Counselling and testing)campaign to know thier status.
• 1,6 million AIDS deaths have been prevented since 2005.
• number of patients enrolled on treatment have exceeded those who are newly infected.