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I can’t sleep.  I keep thinking about my best friend.  He has been passed away for 6 years now.  I am having such a hard time in my life and I keep wishing he were still alive.   147 more words

Malnutrition/AIDS reframed as HIV/AIDS

Hertfordshire Mercury has reported about a woman who lost her appetite following a head injury which resultantly impacted on her immune system. She came to test HIV+ so her malnutrition/AID was reframed as HIV/AID. 73 more words


Ku Chipitala – EDZI ndi ART : At the hospital – AIDS and ART

Basic medical care in Malawi is so intensely different than in the US that it is hard to make comparisons at all. In Malawi the medical care providers are working with very few resources, most of them either intermittent or otherwise unreliable. 1,451 more words


A sense of relief

Hearing some feedback on Twitter about my last few posts got me to thinking; inaccurately, I think I’ve created a sense that the past few months of my life have been difficult and without joy. 464 more words


Happy Birthday to the American People

When I told a friend I was reading The American People, he immediately shut down the conversation with a dismissive, “I hate Larry Kramer!” 1,010 more words

Mike Huckabee Actually Said This

“I believe to try to legitimize that which is inherently illegitimate would be a disgraceful act of government. I feel homosexuality is an aberrant, unnatural and sinful lifestyle, and we now know it can pose a dangerous public health risk.”