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      COVID-19 Pandemics in Uganda led to Cessation of the Comprehensive HIV Program in Rural Areas of North Lake Victoria Region

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      Clinical Social Work and Health Intervention

      Journal of Clinical Social Work and Health Intervention

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          15 years of sustainable activity in Buikwe and the rural area in Lugazi Province Republic of Uganda has led to a substantial decrease of HIV. However, this disease is still, together with malaria, the most important public health problem in the North Lake Victoria region. Unfortunately, arrival of Covid-19 led to a temporary decrease of outreach activity due to decreased mobility and restrictions. Therefore, the HIV epidemic may spread just due to the secondary effect of another epidemic diseases.

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          Clinical Social Work and Health Intervention
          cswhi
          Journal of Clinical Social Work and Health Intervention
          2222386X
          20769741
          April 4 2021
          March 31 2021
          April 4 2021
          March 31 2021
          : 12
          : 1
          : 26-27
          Article
          10.22359/cswhi_12_1_06
          © 2021

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          Psychology, Social & Behavioral Sciences

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