Monthly Archives: February 2016

Rest, Renew, Reborn

02.27.2016 For my friends who give time, heart and blood to reach out…. We need rest. To renew our strength, courage, spirit 7 deaths in 5 days. To others,it’s a mere series of sad stories. To others, they’ve found eternal … Continue reading

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They Died, sad?

02.24.2016 Another one died as of this 10PM. He was 31, from Mindanao. His family went to Manila to be with him in an expensive hospital, then they opted to transfer to a public hospital, the 1.3M bill was just … Continue reading

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Baby Ed

02.09.2016 Your Mom She had you over two years ago but then, she  wasn’t on treatment. You ended up HIV+. Her immune system eventually gave in, she died July last year. She left you with your Aunt. She left words … Continue reading

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Kiriring, Aida’t Macaraig (A Play about HIV)

02.07.2016 Press Preview Yesterday was the press preview for the play, I actually did not know what to expect. I was thinking it was going to be more of a press conference but they apparently had us preview the whole … Continue reading

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Three Mothers and a Virus

  02.04.2016 Mommy C You have been there with your son for almost four months now.  You never went home even for Christmas or for New Year’s, you were just there by his side.  Every meal, you would put all … Continue reading

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He’s 17.

02.04.2015 He’s 17. But he was barely a teen-ager when his parents separated. He felt like his dad left him for another girl. And he eventually lived with his dad, and his girl. He felt alone, he went back to … Continue reading

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DECEMBER 2015, HIV AIDS REGISTRY OF THE PHILIPPINES

02.02.2015 So here’s the December 2015 HIV & AIDS report for the country: EB_HIV_Dec-AIDSreg2015 (1)   courtesy of our friends from the Epidemiology Burau of the Department of Health. Some highlights: 650 new cases with 38 percent coming from the National … Continue reading

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