My drinking determines my sexual health!

I nearly jumped out of my skin when I went to use one of the hospital bathrooms while on duty and as I opened the door, a voice screamed out ‘Cant someone have some peace here?’   I summoned the courage to open the door wider and found a young lady sprawled on the toilet floor obviouslyContinue reading “My drinking determines my sexual health!”

My phone can diagnose HIV but how do I get the drugs?

A device attached to your phone could soon be used to diagnose HIV in 15 minutes! This exciting new device could help the poorest people across the world to take control of their own health. Uses only a finger prick of blood. Cost only $34 to manufacture. Small enough to fit into one hand DoesContinue reading “My phone can diagnose HIV but how do I get the drugs?”

HIV? Me? No, I am married! (10)

Nma came with her daughter Aka to see me a few days later. I was surprised as I thought she might be coming with Dike as mentioned at the last meeting. I had no idea if she had told her daughter about her diagnosis. As usual she looked immaculate and so did her daughter. ”Hello,Continue reading “HIV? Me? No, I am married! (10)”

HIV? Me? No, I’m married! (9)

”Partners of people who have a sexually transmitted infection need to be tested and treated as well.” ”She doesn’t have it,” he said. ”And you think so because you are not having sex with her?” ”Of course we are having sex…” ”So do you use a condom?” ”No.” ”So she might have caught it fromContinue reading “HIV? Me? No, I’m married! (9)”

HIV? Me? No, I’ m married! (8)

”So how long ago did you have chlamydia infection?” I asked Dike.  “About two years ago.”  ”Did you get treatment for it?”  ”Yes.”  ”How do you think you may have caught the infection?”  ”I don’t know,” He shrugged. ”Through sex, I suppose.”  ”What about your wife? Did she get treated for it?”  ”My wife?” he asked surprised.Continue reading “HIV? Me? No, I’ m married! (8)”

HIV? Me? No, I’m married! (6)

“Did you use a sterile needle to inject the heroin?” “I can’t remember to be honest, my friend just made up the shot and helped me inject it,” Dike replied. “So how long ago was this?” “About 20 years ago.” “Have you had a test for HIV or hepatitis since then?” “No.” “Well, it’s goodContinue reading “HIV? Me? No, I’m married! (6)”