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Types of HIV tests

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The only way to know for sure if you have HIV is to get tested. Everyone between 13 to 64 years should get tested for HIV at least once in their lifetime.

Can I get an STI from a toilet?

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Ian just discovered that his new girlfriend Neema has Chlamydia. They’ve never had sex. She says that she must have caught it from a toilet seat. Is this even possible?

My partner and I have HIV, do we need to use condoms?

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Julia and I had had HIV for three years now. We often have unprotected sex, and recently, I heard that we should still use condoms. Is this necessary?

What happens if I take a break from taking ARVs?

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If you have HIV and have been taking ARVs, you may be tempted to or may have already, taken a break from taking your treatment. But how can this interruption affect you?

How to tell if your penis discharge is normal  

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Happy belated International Men's Day! It's better late than never, right?

Shortage of condoms in Kenya: Kwenu kumekauka?

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You may say ‘sipangwingwi’ but clearly the Kenyan government has decided to prove us otherwise. When was the last time you accessed free condoms by the government?

UTI: signs, causes, and treatment  

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When bacteria enter and grow in the urinary system it is referred to as Urinary tract infection (UTI). Women are more vulnerable to UTIs compared to men.

5 questions you shouldn’t ask someone living with HIV

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How would if you feel if someone asked you an offensive question or said something that made you feel uncomfortable?  Not nice, right?