Tag Archives: HIV positive

Coming Home

04.03.2019 You lost your way, you went somewhere you never imagined you could ever go.  Somewhere you thought was paradise. Somewhere you felt free. Yourself. You lost your way, you went to a place where acceptance was given, not begged … Continue reading

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Normal

10.15.2018 Noong nalaman mo na positive ka, anong pakiramdam? Gumuho ba ang mundo mo? Natapos ba ang lahat ng pangarap mo?  Natakot ka? Nanlumo? Pag sinabi nila na kaya mo yan, kasi kinaya naman nila,  nakatulong ba? Alam ba nila … Continue reading

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A. Tatarsky: Therapeutic Alliance

08.08.2018 I happen to be in the middle of a harm reduction training and I would like to share these notes from the lecture of Dr. Andrew Tatarsky.  I think counselors and case managers can take away a few pointers … 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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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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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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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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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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You know you’re HIV positive

03.07.2015 This has been written with the consent of the client. He wanted to share his story to others through this blog. Your Ex Your ex was diagnosed August of 2013. A few days before, you saw him googling HIV … Continue reading

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