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FEATURE-No medicine, no food: Coronavirus restrictions amplify health risks to LGBT+ people with HIV

Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.

By Nita Bhalla and Oscar Lopez
NAIROBI/MEXICO CITY, May 20 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) -
I t started with headaches then came nausea and diarrhea. Within
two weeks, gay Ugandan barber Eric had became so weak without
his HIV medication he could not walk and had to be hospitalised.
"I was in the hospital for a week and four days. I nearly
lost my life," said Eric, 26, by phone from his village in
Ntungamo district in western Uganda.
"The doctor told me that I s ...

 

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