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First Day on HIV Meds Brings a Miracle From Mother Nature Img

First Day on HIV Meds Brings a Miracle From Mother Nature

That day stands out in particular, because it snowed for a few hours, and the last time it snowed in Johannesburg was June 1981. I joked with my specialist that Mother Nature was giving me something pretty to watch to take away the stress of getting...

'Blessed With an Empathetic HIV Doctor' in the 1980s Img

'Blessed With an Empathetic HIV Doctor' in the 1980s

There is not much to be said for a normal mid-suburban girl finding the man of her dreams, marrying him at age 21 and having two beautiful daughters by age 28. Except that is me, and that was my life. Until something very unexpected came and turned ...