Category: Society

Not too long ago, I was asked to write an article about caregivers for the Nation on Sunday’s Everywoman. In writing it, I was touched…

In 2012, an estimated 600 transgender women were murdered in Latin America because of their gender identity. Transgenders experience stigma, discrimination, abuse, are ostracised…

To understand this entry, one needs to be open minded, non-evaluative and non-judgemental. Transgender refers to individuals who do not identify with their biological…

Gene therapy could provide hope for another “functional cure”, a one-off treatment without the use of ARVs. A cell is the smallest basic unit…

While doing some research I landed on the website of the much-famed T.B. Joshua of the Synagogue Church of All Nations (Scoan). I watched…

There are many reasons to quit smoking-for your health, your finances, your family, but for people living with HIV, smoking takes years off their…

I have had ‘interactions’ with female sex workers, mostly hostile ones, in toilets of bars and dance floors of nightclubs where they want to…

Men, get circumcised! Women encourage your sons, brothers, husbands, relatives and friends to get circumcised! There is overwhelming scientific evidence that circumcision can protect…