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About +daddy+drEw+

HIV awareness and treatment Advocate & Activist. Living with HIV since 2007. A friend. A partner. A dad to the HIV Community.

a dream.

01.07.2017 a positive people support group. not based on social class or region. does not mind negatives in it. not based on one’s treatment hub. no organizational territory. no age or gender discrimination. with sense.of ownership. mature. fun. well-informed. shared … Continue reading

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2018 with Toby

12.31.2017 Toby…. A few minutes ago, I heard you left. they said you never woke up. as of now, no one knows how long have you been lying there, lifeless, when the help finally saw you. I am sure you … Continue reading

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Who Can We Trust ?

12.30.2017 Watching Suits on Netflix was like seeing justifications to a wrong doing over and over again. The truth kept resurfacing stabbing everyone from the back, and somehow, they get away with it. It’s fiction. Every episode has a load … Continue reading

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September 2017, HIV AIDS REGISTRY OF THE PHILIPPINES

12.20.2017 Yesterday, the September HIV/AIDS Registry was released by our partners at the Epidemiology Bureau, you may see the file here: EB_HIV_September_AIDSreg2017 Some bullet points: 936 New cases; 130 of which were classified as AIDS cases 489 of the 936 … Continue reading

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hear Me not

12.19.2017 born in the world sans music, no sounds, no noise. mine is a world of Silence. the past year has been loud… In my mind… In my soul… yet people don’t hear my cries my loud fears- all mine… … Continue reading

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The senile “HIV/AIDS” Law in the Philippines

12.13.2017 So I was asked to answer a key informant interview (written) and I found myself writing down some articles from the 1998 law.  I noted some sections are “limiting barriers” and a lot of the other sections as not … Continue reading

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July to August 2017, HIV AIDS REGISTRY OF THE PHILIPPINES

11.27.2017 There was a delay in the national report for the HIV / AIDS registry, so here you go Some “notable noted” points were: 1962 new cases for July to August, 2017. No, that’s not my birth year =) That … Continue reading

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It’s Not Right, But It’s Okay

11.03.2017 You committed to attend to a patient, and then you didn’t show up. You’re a volunteer and people don’t pay you to do these things. It’s not right, but it’s okay You attended a training class, and then you … Continue reading

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Rainbows

10.11.2017 While counseling a new CBS reactive client, these came out.  It’s a sign, a promise.  I have a feeling you’re going to be fine. He said, “I will be. I have to be. I need to be. #fortilocandia

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Turn Time Back

10.10.2017 Ever thought of turning back time? Maybe lingered in that one long unending moment of pain? Or lived in the past where things were a lot better? Instead of making the most of the time you have.

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