This evening I was reading a copy of today's Irish Independent as I ate my evening meal. I was somewhat taken aback to read on page nineteen: Aids virus hope A teenage girl born with the Aids virus… This is very bad reporting of an issue about someone living with HIV. I begin to wonder … Continue reading Irish Independent says “Aids virus”: what century are we living in?
Hearing the news that the UK Department of Health is relaxing the current restrictions on healthcare workers living with HIV working in the NHS, I contacted the Minister of Health, Social Services and Public Safety, the DUP's Edwin Poots MLA, asking what plans he had for introducing this here in Northern Ireland. Whilst I was … Continue reading HIV healthcare workers – response from NI Department