#2030NOW: Best cure for HIV/AIDS stigma? Love and acceptance

Sep 16, 2017 - 2:46 PM

One way to stop the growing HIV/AIDS epidemic in the Philippines is by fighting the stigma that comes with it, says Paul Junio of LoveYourself

World lags badly on targets to slash TB, HIV, obesity – study

Sep 13, 2017 - 7:12 AM

Overall only a fifth of 37 health related targets set under the UN s Sustainable Development Goals SDGs adopted in 2015 are likely to be met

WATCH: Pia Wurtzbach's first public HIV testing in PH

Aug 09, 2017 - 11:09 PM

Pia launches the PIA project which will focus on spreading information about HIV SOGIE and promoting self worth among the youth

PH has 'fastest growing' HIV epidemic in Asia Pacific – DOH

Aug 01, 2017 - 1:36 PM

85 of the new HIV infections among Filipinos are hitting 15 to 24 year old males having sex with males

PREVENTING HIV. DOH officials led by Secretary Paulyn Ubial (2nd from right) hold a press conference on HIV cases in the country on August 1. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

'Government has to treat HIV as national emergency' – RITM doctor

Jul 31, 2017 - 9:27 PM

AIDS experts and persons with HIV ask government to enforce the treat all policy and provide medication to patients regardless of their infection stage

TESTING FOR HIV. A lab technician prepares samples for HIV testing. Photo courtesy Diana Mendoza

Number of new HIV cases in PH breaches 1,000-mark

Jul 25, 2017 - 5:16 PM

The Philippines now has 29 new infections every day according to the health department

File photo by George Moya/Rappler

Injectable AIDS drug may work 'as well' as pills – study

Jul 24, 2017 - 4:37 PM

At present people have no option but to take lifelong daily doses of anti retroviral therapy ART which keeps the HIV virus under control but does not kill it

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, July 24, 2017

Jul 24, 2017 - 10:42 AM

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'Draconian' US funding cuts would cost lives – AIDS meeting

Jul 24, 2017 - 10:22 AM

Leaders in the fight against HIV urges the US government the largest donor to global AIDS research and treatment to reject draconian funding cuts proposed by President Donald Trump

International AIDS Society president Linda-Gail Bekker (L) and President of the French National Ethics Advisory Committee (CCNE - Comite consultatif national d'ethique) and conference chairman Jean-Francois Delfraissy (R) attend the opening of the 9th International AIDS Society conference on HIV Science on July 23, 2017, in Paris. Francois Guillot/AFP

Headway on AIDS threatened by funding slowdown

Jul 23, 2017 - 12:09 PM

Kaiser Family Foundation says the cut in the HIV AIDS funding could lead to 200 000 new infections

BUDGET CUT. US President Donald Trump's budget saw a decrease of $1 billion in terms of funding for the global fight against HIV infection.

Rappler columnist receives Hildegarde journalism award

May 10, 2017 - 10:27 PM

UPDATED Ana Santos receives the Hildegarde People’s Choice Award in the Field of Print Journalism for her articles that seek to raise awareness on HIV AIDS and reproductive health

Pia Wurtzbach is new UNAIDS Asia-Pacific goodwill ambassador

May 03, 2017 - 5:19 PM

I will use my voice my social media following for this advocacy People who are following me right now at least when they look at me they ll know that I am advocating for HIV AIDS the beauty queen says

SPREADING AWARENESS. UNAIDS Director for Asia and the Pacific Steve Kraus hands Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach the certificate of her assignment as UNAIDS Goodwill Ambassador. Photo by David Lozada/ Rappler

Draft Senate bill to boost AIDS response

Mar 18, 2017 - 8:04 PM

But the proposed law needs strong language promoting condom use

Lika-liku pendeta jalanan menyelamatkan mereka yang terpinggirkan

Mar 07, 2017 - 5:51 PM

Agus Sutikno membantu anak anak agar mengenyam pendidikan dan ODHA mendapat pengobatan Ia dituduh melakukan Kristenisasi

Berani bersuara pada Hari Tanpa Diskriminasi 2017

Mar 01, 2017 - 8:50 AM

“Diskriminasi ditandai ketika seseorang diberi perlakuan yang tidak adil Perlakuan tersebut menyebabkan ia kehilangan haknya ”

Aiza Seguerra pushes for lower age of HIV testing without parental consent

Feb 14, 2017 - 4:39 PM

This is necessary says the National Youth Commission chairperson because of the 28 who get infected with HIV up to 26 are young people

FIGHTING HIV/AIDS. National Youth Commission Chairperson Aiza Seguerra speaks with President Rodrigo Duterte and his common-law wife Honeylet Avanceña at the Palace. Malacañang photo

Kebijakan baru LPDP menuai kontroversi

Feb 07, 2017 - 5:57 PM

Lembaga Pengelola Dana Pendidikan LPDP dinilai diskriminatif terhadap pengidap HIV AIDS

Salah kaprah yang melembaga tentang HIV dan AIDS

Feb 07, 2017 - 4:51 PM

Penulis menyayangkan kebijakan program LPDP yang meminta pendaftar beasiswa bebas dari HIV dan AIDS

Condoms in schools? Sotto hits Ubial for 'imposing' beliefs on Filipinos

Jan 17, 2017 - 4:00 PM

It s insensitive to dismiss the sentiment of a conservative culture just because they failed to implement effective health programs says Senator Vicente Sotto III

Screenshot of Ubial from Rappler; Sotto file photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

QC mayor bans DOH from giving out condoms in public schools

Jan 15, 2017 - 1:42 PM

We will allow the use of QC public health facilities but not QC public schools says Quezon City mayor Herbert bautista

NO CONDOM DISTRIBUTION. Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista prohibits the Department of Health's planned distribution of condoms in public schools in the city. File photo by AFP

Bayi tabung untuk pasangan HIV, kenapa tidak?

Jan 09, 2017 - 3:16 PM

‘Andaikan saja cairan spermatozoa adalah ikan sedangkan cairan ejakulan adalah airnya Meski airnya terinfeksi oleh HIV namun belum tentu ikannya ikut terinfeksi juga’

Condoms in schools won't cut it

Jan 02, 2017 - 4:41 PM

There is no quick fix to the problem of HIV and unwanted pregnancy among our youth but we must start quickly on the path toward the right solutions


Briones: Condoms won't be given out like leaflets in schools

Dec 15, 2016 - 2:35 PM

Hindi naman sa tatayo sila diyan sa pinto bawat pumapasok bibigyan kagaya ng nagbibigay ng leaflet diyan… Hindi ganoon It has to be done very carefully says Education Secretary Leonor Briones

PREVENT HIV/AIDS. Education Secretary Leonor Briones says the plan to distribute condoms in schools should be done carefully and with great sensitivity. Briones file photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

Meluruskan 8 mitos tentang HIV dan AIDS

Dec 06, 2016 - 9:31 AM

Apa bedanya HIV dan AIDS? Apakah HIV AIDS hanya jadi masalah bagi kaum homoseksual dan pengguna narkoba saja?

Pemahaman keliru mengenai HIV/AIDS justru mendorong sejumlah perilaku yang menyebabkan makin banyak orang terjangkit penyakit ini. Foto dari HelloSehat

Sketsatorial: 5 alasan mengapa kita perlu tes HIV

Dec 05, 2016 - 2:07 PM

Kebanyakan orang saat ini masih merasa enggan untuk melakukan tes HIV terutama karena stigma yang ada di masyarakat

HIV now an 'epidemic' among PH youth - Nat'l Youth Commission

Dec 01, 2016 - 9:42 PM

In partnership with the health and education agencies the NYC leads the development of an HIV information drive that target the youth

HIV TESTING. Because of the high incidence of HIV among young people, NYC supports HIV testing among young people aged 15 to 17 without parental consent. Photo by George Moya/Rappler

Menkes ingatkan supaya para suami tidak membawa pulang virus HIV ke rumah

Dec 01, 2016 - 6:24 PM

Berdasarkan data dari Kementerian Kesehatan golongan yang paling rentan tertular virus HIV datang dari kelompok ibu rumah tangga

HIV/AIDS. Menteri Kesehatan Nila F. Moeloek memberikan penghargaan kepada di Gubernur Jawa Timur,Soekarwo di Gedung Negara Grahadi Surabaya, dalam peringatan Hari AIDS Sedunia. Foto oleh Amir Tejo/Rappler

Hari AIDS Sedunia, netizen gunakan tagar #SayaBerani untuk hilangkan stigma

Dec 01, 2016 - 5:45 PM

Sudah saatnya bagi kita untuk menghentikan dan menghilangkan stigma yang kerap menyudutkan Orang dengan HIV dan AIDS

SAKSIKAN: Pengalaman seorang perempuan yang hidup dengan HIV

Nov 30, 2016 - 6:59 PM

Banyak yang berpikir setelah terinfeksi HIV hidupnya telah berakhir Padahal tidak seperti itu

#HackHIV: PrEP launched in PH to curb epidemic

Nov 30, 2016 - 1:12 PM

PrEP is a daily pill that can be taken by people without HIV as an additional tool for prevention to lower the chances of contacting the virus

PREVENTION. (L-R) LoveYourself Senior Director Chris Lagman, volunteer Marvin Natural, LoveYourself Founder Vinn Pagtakhan, RITM AIDS Research Chief Dr Rossana Ditangco, and WHO Country Representative Dr Gundo Weiler answer questions from the audience during the PrEP Launch on Tuesday, November 29. Photo by David Lozada/ Rappler

Almost half HIV infections worldwide undetected – WHO

Nov 29, 2016 - 10:18 PM

The UN health agency said that 40 of people with the virus that causes AIDS or more than 14 million people worldwide are unaware of their status according to 2015 estimates

HIV testing. Photo by George Moya/Rappler/File

UNAIDS: Jumlah orang yang menjalani pengobatan HIV/AIDS mencapai rekor

Nov 29, 2016 - 4:48 PM

Tapi UNAIDS juga memperingatkan bahwa ada ancaman baru di Asia dan Pasifik

SAKSIKAN: LBH Masyarakat mengikuti Mannequin Challenge #SayaBerani

Nov 29, 2016 - 2:36 PM

Lembaga Bantuan Hukum LBH Masyarakat membantu mempromosikan tes HIV dengan mengikuti Mannequin Challenge SayaBerani

Hontiveros takes HIV test to fight stigma against virus

Nov 29, 2016 - 1:11 PM

The lawmaker is pushing for a new law that will create new strategies for the government to respond to the HIV AIDS epidemic

NO STIGMA. Senator Risa Hontiveros gets tested for HIV to raise awareness for World AIDS Day. Photo by Joseph Vidal/ Senate PPRIB

SAKSIKAN: Pesan Hari AIDS Sedunia dari Direktur Eksekutif UNAIDS

Nov 28, 2016 - 7:46 PM

Bagaimana kemajuan pertarungan melawan HIV AIDS?

AIDS DAY. For World AIDS Day 2015, UNDP Administrator Helen Clark issues a challenge to take past successes further by putting the marginalized 'at the forefront of our efforts.' Image taken from Shutterstock

INFOGRAPHIC: Why you should get an HIV test

Nov 24, 2016 - 2:48 PM

HIV can be treated if it is diagnosed early Get tested

Adolescence is a dangerous time for young gay men in the Philippines

Nov 24, 2016 - 2:03 PM

I was very confident that I would not have HIV because I thought there was no HIV here in Cebu City When I was handed the HIV positive result it was really difficult

INFOGRAPHIC: How is HIV transmitted?

Nov 24, 2016 - 1:58 PM

A just released UNAIDS report warns that new HIV infections are rising among gay men and other men who have sex with men as well as other key populations

SAKSIKAN: Jakarta memimpin penanggulangan AIDS di Indonesia

Nov 19, 2016 - 7:32 PM

Bagaimana cara Jakarta menanggungulangi epidemi AIDS?

Kuis: HIV/AIDS: Fakta atau Mitos?

Nov 18, 2016 - 5:39 PM

Apakah kamu tahu mana yang benar dan mana yang salah?

Sepak terjang virus HIV di dalam tubuh

Nov 18, 2016 - 4:36 PM

Ada beberapa tahapan ketika mulai terinfeksi virus HIV sampai akhirnya timbul gejala AIDS kira kira seperti bagaimana ya prosesnya?

4 hal yang membuat kamu perlu segera melakukan tes dan konseling HIV

Nov 18, 2016 - 4:31 PM

Hal apa saja sih yang membuat kamu memiliki kemungkinan terinfeksi HIV?

Mengurangi Penyebaran HIV/AIDS oleh 3M

Nov 18, 2016 - 4:25 PM

Ada kelompok yang tidak dianggap populasi kunci yang sebenarnya memiliki peran yang cukup krusial dalam penyebaran virus HIV AIDS yaitu mereka yang masuk dalam kategori “Mobile Men with Money”

5 bahan makanan yang dianjurkan untuk orang dengan HIV dan AIDS

Nov 18, 2016 - 4:21 PM

Apa saja makanan yang bisa membantu memperkuat sistem imun tubuh dan membantu pemulihan?

HIV/AIDS bukan halangan saya untuk menjadi fit dalam 12 minggu

Nov 18, 2016 - 3:35 PM

Orang dengan HIV AIDS ODHA juga bisa kok hidup sehat

Menikahi ibu rumah tangga yang HIV positif

Nov 18, 2016 - 3:23 PM

Hingga 2015 data Kementerian Kesehatan mencatat ada 9 000 ibu rumah tangga terserang HIV

HARI AIDS. Aksi Hari AIDS Sedunia yang diperingati setiap 1 Desember bertujuan untuk mengedukasi masyarakat mengenai pencegahan dan bahaya penularan HIV. Foto oleh Dewi Fajriani/Antara

Yang membunuhmu bukan HIV, tapi ketidaktahuan

Nov 18, 2016 - 2:24 PM

Beruntung sebagai warga negara Indonesia karena obat untuk cegah virus HIV agar tak berkembang jadi AIDS disubsidi penuh pemerintah

Yuk, tes HIV

Nov 17, 2016 - 8:11 PM

Jangan biarkan ketakutan menghalangimu untuk mengetahui status HIV

Hidup dengan HIV

Nov 17, 2016 - 8:11 PM

Tetap semangat dan jalani hidup inilah yang perlu kamu ketahui ketika hasil tes HIV mu positif

Pencegahan HIV

Nov 11, 2016 - 1:28 PM

Bagaimana caranya mencegah penularan HIV?