PEOPLE DO STUPID THINGS, THAT’S WHAT SPREADS HIV – Part 1 This was a headline in a UK based newspaper, The Gaurdian, a while ago published by Elizabeth Pisani. Someone I look up to for her work in the field of HIV. Elziabeth is a journalist and an epidemiologist best known for her work on HIV/AIDS,in particular for her controversial book The Wisdom of Whores. A must read. I’m curious with Elizabeth, Who agrees
PEOPLE DO STUPID THINGS,THAT’S WHAT SPREAD HIV – PART 2 Before continuing – Read Part 1 first before you continue. Part 2: Now let’s talk about sex. Are we any more rational when it comes to sex? And I am not even going to address the completely irrational belief from certain parts of society that believes that somehow if you give out condoms, that everyone is gonna go out and have more
PEOPLE DO STUPID THINGS, THAT’S WHAT SPREADS HIV – PART Before continuing – Read Part 1 & 2 first Part 3 – So back to my journey living with HIV When I received the news that I am HIV positive, I couldn’t find the words to describe the thoughts,the emotions that ran through my mind. I was depressed and confused, broken into pieces that took me nearly ten years to
THINGS NOT TO SAY TO SOMEONE WHO IS HIV POSITIVE
Charlie’s Positive Angels Project Charlie Jacobs, the founder of Change the Stigma Project has collaborated with Nkosi’s Haven’s kids and is launching a very exciting new project in Jan 2018, called the Charlie’s Positive Angels Project. Nkosi’s Haven is a recognized NGO in South Africa that has been in operation since 1999 offering holistic care and support for destitute HIV/AIDS infected mothers, her children, and resulting AIDS orphans (infected or
In Memory of Nkosi Johnson – WE ARE ALL THE SAME We all remember the famous speech of Nkosi Johnson @ the Durban AIDS conference in 2001. ” We are all human beings. We are normal. We have hands. We have feet. We can walk, we can talk, we have needs just like everyone else. Don’t be afraid of us – we are all the same!