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From Behind bars: life stories of people affected by the criminalisation of HIV. Visit Criminalize Hate not HIV for the full story. Marama Pala, an executive director from New Zealand, discovered that her former partner was HIVpositive when she saw ...
Things that all teenagers know: they are special, they are indestructible, and no negative, long-term consequences will arise from their immediate behaviour however reckless, bizarre or just plain crazy it might be. Things that few teenagers know: these curious ideas ...
How do they work? Injectables contain a progestin like the natural hormone progesterone in a woman’s body. There are two types: medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) and norethisterone enanthate (NET-EN). Because these injectables do not contain estrogen, they can be used throughout ...
Proper insertion technique can help prevent many problems, such as infection, expulsion, and perforation. Follow proper infection-prevention procedures. Use high-level disinfected or sterile instruments. High-level disinfect by boiling, steaming, or soaking them in disinfectant chemicals. Use a new, presterilized IUD ...
The US adult film industry was brought to a virtual standstill recently after an actor tested HIV-positive and all his sexual partners were tested for the virus. There are no such precautions in Kenya's porn industry, where actors usually perform ...