Egypt: Egyptian Women With HIV Hide From Social Stigma in Silence

Egypt: Egyptian Women With HIV Hide From Social Stigma in Silence

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Nearly five years ago, when Safaa* was 26 and a mother of two, she discovered that she had HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) – a disease which destroys the immune system of its host. To her, this was worse than a death sentence – it would force her to keep her medical history secret from even her closest relatives for the rest of her life. …read more

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