Genital warts are common, and usually causeno symptoms. They are usually flat and raised growths on the external genital region, or inside the vagina and on the penis in men. They are disfiguring and annoying. They may sometimes be painful or itchy, and can rarely interfere with childbirth.
Nairobi is home to many men, lots of men in fact. Simple inferences and calculations from the 2013 Kenya Demographic Estimates quickly imply that more than half a million men aged between 25 to 64 years live in Nairobi. And the majority of these men, 90% in demographic estimates, are literate. To a lay person, this means well-informed and able to make reasoned and healthy judgements.
With the laws restricting abortion unless on medical grounds, coupled with scientific improvements and unregulated availability of medical termination of pregnancy medications online and off-the counter without prescription, many women in the Kenya are looking for other options to terminate pregnancies, according to a proxy surveys in rural and urban areas as well as online search trends — and they're willing to take matters into their own hands.
On Friday 15th January 2016, I spend nearly one hour at the GPO bus Stop in the Central Business district (CBD) Nairobi. It is part of my annual ritual to use public transport at least once to-and from CBD.