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Do Africans Have Casual Sex?

Do Africans Have Casual Sex?

The question of casual sex in African communities has led to many heated debates at social gatherings. To put the matter to bed, Mambo used WhatsApp to chat with 70 Africans from various walks of life to find out their thoughts on casual sex.

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I Said I Would Never Marry, Then I Met Him…

I Said I Would Never Marry, Then I Met Him…

We meet Samantha, an African living in the UK, to talk about her experience of being in a couple where one partner has HIV and the other doesn’t.

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Where to get condoms

Where to get condoms

If you’ve been reading our articles about safer sex you might be wondering where you can get condoms – you’ll be pleased to know there are lots of places where they are given out free.

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Mental health: Don’t suffer in silence

Because of the stigma around mental health problems it can be hard to admit that something is wrong. Therapist Daniel Fryer looks at the ways men can be affected by mental health problems and what they can do to tackle them.

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Great Expectations

Marcy Madzikanda talks about her changing expectations of marriage and finds out what men think of love in the modern world.

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Poverty on the Rise

Poverty on the Rise

In 2012, African women accounted for more than 40 per cent of applicants to Terrence Higgins Trust’s Hardship Fund. Marcy Madzikanda meets Kampamba Chomba, a mental health and HIV activist who benefitted from the Fund at a time when she most needed it.

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Shining a light on Seasonal Affective Disorder

Shining a light on Seasonal Affective Disorder

Some people get depression when seasons change. We look at SAD and find out what you can do about the ‘winter blues’.

When Was Your Last HIV Test?

When Was Your Last HIV Test?

There are about 18,000 people living with HIV in the UK who are not aware that they are infected. When was your last HIV test?

Get help if you’ve been at risk of HIV

Get help if you’ve been at risk of HIV

Post Exposure Prophylaxis (also known as PEP) is a course of medication that can stop you becoming HIV positive after you’ve been exposed to the virus.

Where to get condoms

Where to get condoms

If you’ve been reading our articles about safer sex you might be wondering where you can get condoms – you’ll be pleased to know there are lots of places where they are given out free.