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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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The Tough Lady Archer

07.29.2017 First Time She was 18, she sent me a message asking about her treatment and that she was afraid that her family will find out about her status.  She stopped contacting me for a while and then she came … Continue reading

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May 2017, HIV AIDS REGISTRY OF THE PHILIPPINES

07.28.2017 Here’s an overview of the HIV registry reported as of May, 2017. Notes: 1,098 new cases reported, the highest ever in the history of HIV case-recording in the country. This averaged 35/cases per day last May.  Note that the … Continue reading

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March – April 2017, HIV AIDS REGISTRY OF THE PHILIPPINES (late post)

07.03.2017 While I am quite sure that the May, 2017 data will have come out in the next couple of days, it’s too late since I realized this after I did the table below =( So here are the march … Continue reading

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February 2017, HIV AIDS REGISTRY OF THE PHILIPPINES

04.07.2017 Here is the file from our friends over at the Epidemiology Bureau: EB_HIV_February-AIDSreg2017 Some highlights were 849 new cases for February, 2017  (DISCLAIMER:  this refers to those whose confirmatory came out on February) 265 / 849 reported bisexual contact … Continue reading

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TosHi shares AJ’s S+ory

01.23.2017 Toshi is a volunteer peer educator from the Manila Social Hygiene Clinic and has been an active community advocate for HIV prevention and treatment.  He recently sent me this story and with his permission, I would like to share … Continue reading

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The S+ory of Mickey

12.13.2017 I asked you earlier, “What were your struggles (the past year)?” Depression . Issues sa work kasi kumalat ung status ko. (Issues at work when people talked about my status) O.I.s. PTB, oral thrush, sa Family hndi maintindihan ng parents … Continue reading

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CONFERENCE DAILY REVIEW – July 21, 2016 (Day 4)

This is a re-post from conference_news@aids2016 as sent to all Conference delegates Day Four AIDS 2016: Closing the Gap with a Royal Visit “Where are the men?” is a frequent refrain in HIV prevention, but on Thursday the AIDS 2016 symposia … Continue reading

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CONFERENCE DAILY REVIEW – July 19, 2016 (Day 2)

This is a re-post from conference_news@aids2016 as sent to all Conference delegates Day Two of AIDS 2016: Women and girls, new prevention research, stigma and discrimination “What a Girl Wants” was the title of a Tuesday Special Session at AIDS 2016, … Continue reading

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CONFERENCE DAILY REVIEW – July 18, 2016 (Day 1)

This is a re-post from conference_news@aids2016 as sent to all Conference delegates Launch of the 21st International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2016) The Opening Ceremony officially kicked off the 21st International AIDS Conference (AIDS2016) on Monday, Nelson Mandela Day. The conference returns to Durban 16 … Continue reading

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