Tag Archives: AIDS

I Want To.

04.03.2017 I want to write. I have been wanting to write about things, maybe my trip to Baguio up north Or my day in the Congress hearing for the AIDS law Amendment, or maybe my day with some close friends … 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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Juan Posi+ive Movement

01.17.2017 Juan Posi+ive Movement A new support group was launched in Angeles City in Pampanga last October, 2016.  They have been around for a few months now and they are an active member of the  Regional AIDS Assistance Team of … Continue reading

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(un)Real Advocacy

01.12.2017 They say  advocacy is being able to institutionalize certain protocols or policies into the entire system. Hardcore advocates would Define advocacy as something strictly related to policy lobbying.  How do we really Define real advocacy? When a positive comes … 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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Sad Stories and Sadder You

1.3.2016 Yesterday, I posted a blog about someone who died who happened to have been abandoned by his family, a lot of the kids from the positive Community felt sad and some felt bad about what happened. While I Write Blogs to … Continue reading

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Courage In Stories

1.1.2016 In a recent conversation with another positive Community member, we were talking about sharing stories of coming out and how things are as they transitioned into the so-called positive life. It struck me how some people equate showing their … Continue reading

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A Christmas Message to our HIV community

12.25.2016 This is my 10th christmas living with HIV, others are on their “20something’th” year.  Is it your first? Then look forward to decades more Has it been decades? Then look back and inspire others. Are you still depressed? Then … 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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The AIDS March

07.18.2016 The AIDS March We went on to the Global Village and split up, James  (my roommate) wanted to watch the main stage and I wanted to go around to network.  Time was fast and soon we had to meet up … Continue reading

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