Rappler's latest stories on stigma
Beyond raising awareness on how HIV spreads, it is important to address the stigma surrounding the virus
Understand that single parenthood is a choice. The choice to be a good parent or to be a selfish person is a choice you make on a daily basis.
I am not writing this to blame anyone. Instead, I invite you to be part of the solution.
The stigma is often perpetrated by friends and family, not strangers. The results of stigma can be catastrophic.
Advocates and those living with the virus brings to Twitter their stories in a bid to end discrimination in the country
Health Secretary Francisco Duque III calls on HIV positive Filipinos to avail of the free anti-retroviral therapy of the DOH
In the Philippines, the question is highlighted after media groups and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) struggled to handle a case involving a person living with HIV (PLHIV)
Words have underlying meanings so be wary of these common faux pas
In an environment where government policies restrict interventions reaching out through kindness and acceptance becomes a way to address HIV
Berikut beberapa hal yang dapat kamu lakukan untuk menghapus stigma dan diskriminasi bagi penderita HIV dan AIDS
Mungkin kampanye dan penyadaran tentang perempuan kepala keluarga harus lebih gencar lagi dan menarik untuk kelompok kelas menengah
Indonesia must address stigma associated with mental illnesses as well as provide mental health first aid for victims of natural disasters
In actual fact masturbation has many health benefits
Social media was flooded with angry comments after the ministry s attempt to launch a campaign to debunk myths about HIV backfired
Rappler columnist and podcaster Ana Santos talks to writer Wanggo Gallaga an HIV AIDS advocate who has been living with HIV for nearly 7 years
Netizens and HIV AIDS advocates encourage fellow Filipinos especially the youth to make themselves aware of the issue and get tested
Calling abortion a sin does not help solve anything and most definitely giving priests the power to absolve women does absolutely nothing
The author takes the first step in removing the stigma attached with the natural process of menstruation by talking about it
A new HIV treatment innovation can help save the lives of many children The problem however is that many parents and children remain unaware of HIV AIDS
Watch this short video on how menstrual cups can help women and girls
Did you know that HIV positive mothers can transmit the virus to their children during pregnancy labor delivery or breastfeeding?
Advocates celebrate IDAHO or the International Day Against Homophobia Transphobia and Biphobia and the International AIDS Candlelight Memorial
There are more cases of HIV AIDS in the Philippines than what has been recorded because people don t get tested for fear of the stigma Snap out of it says a campaign
The case divides Ugandans with some newspapers branding 64 year old Rosemary Namubiru a killer nurse but HIV AIDS activists assert she is a victim of growing stigmatization
Rape victims find a safe confessional on social media
If I a sufficiently well educated person and activist found myself guilty of self stigmatization then certainly the stigma surrounding HIV and the HIV test is still out there
Being sad is normal but depression is a disease that kills if left unchecked