Stop The Stigma : The Realities Of Mental Health: There are some widespread misconceptions about mental health disorders. People think the cure for depression is to “keep your chin up,” that addiction is simple weakness, and that obsessive-compulsive disorder is humorous. Let’s set the record straight about how this stigma actually affects the lives of people living with mental health issues with this infographic from Visual.ly.
Ritualistic black magic beliefs in Tanzania have citizens convinced that HIV and AIDS can be cured by raping and murdering albino people. At least 63 albinos, including children, are proven to have been killed so far. The Tanzanian government claims they want the killings to stop, but they have been globally criticized for almost total inaction.
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CA: Project Inform fights the HIV and hepatitis C epidemics by assuring the development of effective treatments and a cure; supporting individuals to make informed choices about their health; advocating for quality, affordable health care; and promoting medical strategies that prevent new infections.