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Hiv In Phillipines

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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Philippines' Health Secretary Seeks to Boost Condom Distribution After Increase in HIV Diagnoses

The Philippines' Health Secretary Esperanza Cabral on Thursday announced she would seek additional public funds to support the distribution of condoms among high-risk groups, after the country recorded 143 new cases of HIV in January -- its highest... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Germany to Provide $31.7 Million to Philippines for HIV/AIDS, Malaria, TB Efforts

Germany's government has offered to provide 25 million euros, or about $31.7 million, to the Philippines in the form of a debt exchange to support health programs related to the United Nations Millennium Development Goals , including efforts to... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Philippines: HIV-Tainted Blood Donations Continue to Increase

The Philippine National AIDS Council posted data from the latest Philippine HIV/AIDS Registry on its Web site showing that the number of units of donated blood contaminated with HIV rose by 18 percent in 2012. The data, as recorded by the Research... Read more »
Ask the Experts

pls answer 4x snt.hiv in 2 oral sex and dangerous handjob?

I am wilson from the philippines.I have read some of your articles.i jst wnt to know what can you advice to me. 3 years ago,a gay performed oral sex to me.it lasted for about 2 min.He did not let me cum in hs mouth. I also saw hm spit...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

Test Positive Aware Network
Hi Wilson,These were not high risk incidents. However, it sounds like you haven't been tested for HIV in at least three years. That's no good. I would get screened for all STD's including HIV as soon as possible.In health,Richard... Read more »

Dual infection hiv1/hiv2

Hi ran from the Philippines 27 I'm diagnose positive recently this November 28 2012 and in one test is reactive in hiv1 and non reactive in HIV 2 and the second test that they did is the western type test both hiv1 and HIV2 are reactive! Can...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
It is likely that the test results only represent HIV-1 infection.... Read more »

Risk of HIV from scissors cut used by an HIV positive

Hi Dr. Wohl,I am from the Philippines and I lived with an HIV positive housemate. I recently got something stuck in my pipe and I used a kitchen scissors to take it out. In the process, I got some few scissors cuts in my thumb but no active bleeding...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Such casual contact does not transmit HIV. As long s you do not have sex with your room mate or share needles with him, you will not catch HIV from him.DW... Read more »

Unusual way of HIV transmission?

Dear Richard,I am Von from the Philippines. I have an HIV positive friend and on ARV for now and I share bed with him. We do not have any sexual relationships at all. One time, I did masturbate and wipe my penis with a paper towel but I just...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

Test Positive Aware Network
Hi Von,Thanks for writing in. HIV is not transmitted that way. The situation you described would be considered casual contact. HIV is not transmitted through casual contact.<a... Read more »
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I am 19 infected with HIV from the Philippines

Posted by dyingYOUNG
hello there, a friend of mine gave me this site and I think this would be a big help for me...

I am 19 male from the Philippines and I just knew last May 23, 2006 that I am infected with HIV, as of now, I am the youngest among young adults who is... Read more »

I am 19 infected with HIV from the Philippines

Posted by dyingYOUNG
hello there, a friend of mine gave me this site and I think this would be a big help for me...

I am 19 male from the Philippines and I just knew last May 23, 2006 that I am infected with HIV, as of now, I am the youngest among young adults who is... Read more »

HIV in the Philippines

Posted by asiansimple23
The dark era of HIV/AIDS delimma in the Philippines is coming to its end. This is a joyful hope for each and everyone to come out from the shadows of fear and shame of deception. The reality is within our grasp and we must set our best foot forward... Read more »

HIV in the Philippines

Posted by asiansimple23
The dark era of HIV/AIDS delimma in the Philippines is coming to its end. This is a joyful hope for each and everyone to come out from the shadows of fear and shame of deception. The reality is within our grasp and we must set our best foot forward... Read more »