People discovering they are HIV-positive may find themselves facing prison time. And that has got to stop.
Have you ever wondered how epidemics are controlled? Well, you can thank your local DIS for that.
Coming from the public health perspective, it isn’t a fun job to notify someone about their exposure to an STD, but it is fulfilling to know that you have helped keep someone healthy. So the next time the phone rings, keep in mind, it may not be the call you want, but it may be the call you get and it will help protect you.