Monthly Archives: October 2013

(Not) Getting Tested

October 25, 2013 So, the only way to know your HIV Status is by getting tested. You go through: Pre-Test Counseling HIV Antibody screening (or Rapid test, in some cases) Post-test counseling Confirmatory But we know so many people who … Continue reading

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Planning for PLHIV Support

October 09, 2013 Today, I met up with two former HIV-NGO colleagues and brainstormed on what needs to be done. We were supposed to brainstorm but we ended up updating ourselves  on ongoing HIV related efforts by different organizations.  Some … Continue reading

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You think you were diagnosed as HIV+ way too early?

I recently heard somewhere that every 1 hour and 20mins, someone gets infected from HIV.   I honestly don’t know where this came from or how this computation came about, what I do know is I meet a newbie at … Continue reading

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I’m A Lucky Son of a B*tch…and I’m Thankful

I never thought the day would come when I would write about the time I got infected with HIV.    Come to think of it, I am unable to put a finger on who or when I got infected. How … Continue reading

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