Sep 4th, 2013
Commentary on occasion of September Recovery Month By Worku Abebe (firstname.lastname@example.org) September is a National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month in the US. In recognition of the significance of this event in a number of other countries, this year’s Recovery Month is anticipated to go internat...
Oct 11th, 2011
Health experts are warning of the ‘very real threat’ that gonorrhoea could become incurable. The sexually transmitted infection (STI) – the second most common in the UK – has developed resistance to a type of antibiotic that has only been used to treat it for the last five yea...
Oct 29th, 2010
Carol Apiyo* is struggling to cope with bitterness and anger towards her husband, whom she blames for infecting her with HIV; a few months ago, she tried to kill him by poisoning his food. Fortunately her husband recovered after treatment at Gulu Hospital in northern Uganda. “I can’t forg...
Oct 28th, 2010
South Korean police have detained the woman, from the southern port of Busan. She tested HIV-positive in February and has since had sex with 20 men she met online, Yonhap news agency said. It quoted investigators as saying her father had reported his daughter, who received up to 100,000 won (90 dolla...
Oct 19th, 2010
GALZ supports calls by the Ministry of Health and Child welfare to provide condoms to prisoners as a noble move in fighting HIV/AIDS in Zimbabwe’s prisons. The danger of sexual violence in prisons is extremely increased under conditions of severe overcrowding and malnutrition such as currently prevai...