HIV/AIDS – Why is it still ravaging Africa?

Unprotected sex is one of the more risky behaviours that anyone can have. It means having sex without using a new condom every time....

Sexually Transmitted Infections – Dangers of stigmatization

Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) or STDs, also known as venereal diseases, are infections or diseases that are passed from one person to another through...

Sexually Transmitted Infections – An rapidly evolving danger

There was a time when the worst things about having a sexually transmitted disease (or STD), were the physical discomfort from the symptoms and...

Malaria – Are we winning the battle? (Part 2)

What causes Malaria?   If you ask the average person on the street, what causes malaria, the responses range from mosquitoes, to dirty water, to dirty...

Malaria – Are we winning the battle? (1)

    Did you know that an African child still dies every two minutes from malaria?   Of the 214 million clinical cases of malaria that occurred globally...

WORLD AIDS/HIV DAY

Did you know that the simple act of using a condom provides 99% protection against HIV infection, not to mention protection against other sexually...

WORLD AIDS/HIV DAY

Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) is a chronic, potentially life-threatening condition caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). HIV is the virus that causes HIV infection....