Tag: aids

HIV/AIDS story of inspiration

as some of you may not know who I am, I do not care who gets the credit to make a difference in the community. My name is Daryl Simon Pecson I’m an HIV screening practitioner and Counselor and the founder of Juan Positive Movement, the organization which is advocating for HIV prevention treatment care…

By Jose Scott April 2, 2020 7

HIV and Stigma in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho

I remember the first time we were going out doing fundraising… I literally had people shut the door on us. Like, “We don’t give to HIV. We don’t give to AIDS.” This is population that faces discrimination… It faces all the reasons I became a social worker for. As HIV has changed, and our clients…

By Jose Scott April 2, 2020 0

CDC: Start Talking. Stop HIV.: Own Devices

– THERE’S NO SHORTAGE OF WAYS TO DO IT THESE DAYS. IN FACT, THERE’S NO EXCUSE NOT TO DO IT. YOU KNOW, BEFORE YOU…DO IT. TALKING. ABOUT EVERYTHING, FROM TESTING, YOUR STATUS, AND CONDOMS, TO NEW OPTIONS LIKE MEDICINES THAT PREVENT AND TREAT HIV. FOR SOME CONVERSATION STARTERS, GO TO CDC.GOV/ACTAGAINSTAIDS.

By Jose Scott April 1, 2020 0