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More than five million people receiving HIV treatment

October 13, 2014 Category :Nursing News 0

WHO advises earlier treatment among people with HIV 19 JULY 2010 | GENEVA | VIENNA — An estimated 5.2 million people in low and middle-income countries were receiving life-saving HIV treatment at the end of 2009, according to the latest update from WHO. WHO estimates that 1.2 million people started treatment in 2009, bringing the […]

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2010 National HIV Summit

September 20, 2014 Category :Announcements 0

With increasing cases of HIV seen and reported especially in the last three years in the Philippines, it has now become imperative for the government to conduct an HIV Summit to urge leaders from all sectors of society to jointly scale-up a national response to address the disease. According to Health Secretary Esperanza Cabral It […]


‘AIDS in the Workplace’ Program

September 17, 2014 Category :Nursing News 0

According to the Department of Health (DOH), the Philippines witnessed a sharp increase in the number of diagnosed HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) cases in the last three years. Majority of these recorded cases belong to the economically-productive age group. According to Health Secretary Esperanza Cabral In 2000, an average of one new case is diagnosed […]

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