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FREE HIV SCREENING…

03.10.2018 where people don’t want to or cannot go to a clinic for HIV test…. where perceived stigma is overwhelming and people don’t want to go to a laboratory where HIV can be discussed in a private setting where HIV … 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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IAS: Guidance note on the use of antiretrovirals for prevention in the context of universal access to treatment

07.13.2017 NOTE: I am unable to post or add a file in the HASH facebook page. But this is a good reference material.((Not an original post, downloaded from the International AIDS Society page)) SOURCE:  https://www.iasociety.org/Nobody-Left-Behind This Nobody-Left-Behind Guidance on ARV … 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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Is age a factor in Accessing HIV screening?

06.11.2017 I just got home from a late-night HIV screening, we had two activities last night. 1 for a clan of young men in their early twenties and the other one, in a blue bar where most men are in … Continue reading

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Community-based HIV screening (CBS)

07.01.2017 This is the first time that I am writing about community-based HIV screening. December 2014 UNAIDS had its first support for the orientation on community-based HIV testing where speakers from China and Cambodia came over to talk about their … 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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January 2017, HIV AIDS REGISTRY OF THE PHILIPPINES

03.12.2017 *Data courtesy of the Epidemiology Bureau of the Department of Health In January, 2017, highlights were as follows: 844 new cases, an average of 27 per day 36% came from the National Capital Region 18% came from Region 4A … Continue reading

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tRix on +he floor

02.27.2017 A small fundraising event was staged at the Jeespot Comedy Bar by Trix. Friends from different orgs gathered to support the show: Sustained Health Initiatives of the Philippines – SHIP, Pinoy Plus, The Love Project, REDx and HIV Awareness … Continue reading

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