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In Search of Seroconversion: Talking to the men who want HIV.

“Last night, I was introduced to Adam. He’s 17 and lives in Surrey. He’s a sex worker, and as crazy as it may seem, he wants to be infected with HIV”. 2,269 more words


Weekly Self-Published Book Review: The Secret of Cancer & AIDS

Book reviews are a great way for self-publishing authors to gain exposure. After all, how can someone buy your book if he or she doesn’t know it exists? 150 more words

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NOTA for Sonagachi

Around 15,000 sex workers of Sonagachi, one of the Asia’s notoriously famous red-light district, will opt for NOTA (none of the above) option this election. 7 more words

STEM Female Role Model Spotlight: Françoise Barré-Sinoussi

First off, please don’t ask me to attempt to pronounce this one.  But don’t let my complete lack of French ability keep you from reading about this Nobel Prize-winning virologist! 533 more words

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Understanding Orphans


            At first when Ms. Wrenne assigned me this topic I thought this will be a challenge because this matter is so broad, however, I will try to focus on its nursing side, its aspects of how it affects human growth and development, as well as its psychological and physiological impact on their development. 1,780 more words

Waiting to Die...

It’s 1 am but I can’t sleep because my cousin, Rajeev’s bedroom light comes directly into the kitchen, where I sleep. He is studying for his exam tomorrow and I can’t even ask him to shut his door, basically because I don’t want to make him mad. 2,021 more words

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Sexual & Reproductive Health Program in South Africa Coordinated by Fordham RETI Fellow to be Funded by Mayor of Pretoria

South Africa has the highest rate of HIV infection in the world. Fordham University HIV Prevention Research Ethics Training Institute (RETI) Fellow Charmaine Thokoane is working to combat that statistic through a sexual and reproductive health program designed for 12-18 year-olds in South Africa. 968 more words

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