Synergies between securing sexual rights and the right to health have been pursued where there are clear public health gains to be made, such as lowering incidence of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections (STI).
The purpose of this guide to raise awareness on sexual minorities, human rights, and HIV/AIDS, as well as to introduce the strategies and skills required to challenge stigma and discrimination towards sexual minorities.
This health policy analysis responds to a call for research into the process through which the interests of women who have sex with women (WSW) have been represented in South African HIV and AIDS policy considering the context of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people, as well as women’s r
Substance abuse is the excessive use of a substance, such as drugs or alcohol, which results in clinical and functional impairments. Ongoing substance abuse can cause severe health problems over time, even in previously healthy individuals.