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HIV in the Philippines

Does anyone know if the Red Cross in the Philippines opperate a similar system to the Thai one. What meds are available in the Philippines and the cost.

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RE:{Channeling Andrew:] Cost of private HIV treatment in Thailand

Hello Dr Ben, I gather the individual is not a Thai Citizen. I will endeavor to answer all the questions from both perspectives. Cost vary dramatically. Is a lengthy reply, as there are so many variables. FYI, I have been HIV+ for about 7 years. I ha...

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{Channeling Andrew:] Cost of private HIV treatment in Thailand

I am HIV positive and would like to come to Thailand next year for some time. Could anybody please tell me what the cost of private HIV treatment is in Thailand per month including the cost of ARV's, medical fees and blood tests. If I take out medica...

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"We Are Activists, Artists and Survivors" -- On Nightsweats and T-Cells

Nightsweats & T-Cells is a Cleveland based t-shirt printing company which also provides custom screenprinting and design work for AIDS service organizations, special events, and mainstream businesses. It is staffed by people living with HIV. In the i...

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Nelson Vergel Asks for Your Help to Save HIV+ Venezuelans' Lives

"Nelson, I have read your expert column in Spanish at TheBody.com. I am desperate since we are running out of HIV medications in Venezuela. Can you help us?" This was the first email I received 4 months ago before many others starting arriving in my ...

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Walgreens Puts Corporate Power Behind Fight Against HIV/AIDS

Part of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy is that both the private and public sector must join in the fight against HIV/AIDS, and Walgreens is doing their part.

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Asian/Pacific-Americans

Hawaiians Protest Name of "Hula" STD Information App

This article was reported by KITV.com.

KITV.com reported that Ramin Bastani, CEO of a Los Angeles-based company and founder of the STD information app "Hula," does not intend to change the app's name in spite of a petition from the Native Hawaiian c...

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How Technology Decreases the Stigma Surrounding STDs: A Blog Entry by Candace Y.A. Montague

Mitchell Kapor once said "Getting information off the Internet is like drinking from a fire hydrant." When you want to know more about a topic, there are so many user-friendly options. There was a time when sexually transmitted diseases were mysterio...

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Where Would We Be Without AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF)? A Blog Entry by Aaron Laxton

This is a very loaded question and one that is without doubt going to invoke debate and conversation. For all of the negative things that people say and read about AHF (AIDS Healthcare Foundation) there is one simple reality: At least they are doing ...

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Louisiana: New Clinic Opens for HIV/AIDS Patients Who Lack Health Insurance

This article was reported by Shreveport Times.

The Shreveport Times reported that the Philadelphia Center, a Shreveport, La., nonprofit organization, would partner with the Martin Luther King Health Center to provide a free monthly HIV and AIDS clin...