KLIPING BERITA HIV & AIDS
Five innovative ways people are battling HIV around the world
04 April 2013  09:04:41 WIB
In an attempt to reach a wider audience, many HIV/AIDS awareness campaigns are using creative techniques to send a positive message about HIV prevention and treatment. Here are five interesting ways people are fighting the disease around the world: 1) In the village of Corozal in Honduras, members of the local Garifuna tribe use musical performance and theater to promote HIV awareness. According to NPR, the Garifuna have an HIV rate that is five times… more
Pengetahuan Kesehatan Reproduksi Remaja Sangat Rendah
04 April 2013  09:03:54 WIB
Jakarta, Kompas - Di tengah kemajuan teknologi dan perubahan sosial, pola pendidikan orangtua kepada remaja tidak berubah. Informasi tentang kesehatan reproduksi dan seksualitas masih tabu untuk dibicarakan. Akibatnya, remaja justru mendapat informasi salah yang menjerumuskan mereka. Pekerja kemanusiaan bidang penanggulangan HIV/AIDS, seksualitas, dan narkoba, Baby Jim Aditya, di Jakarta, Selasa (2/4), mengatakan, saat dorongan seksual muncul, remaja tidak punya kemampuan menghadapi. Risiko dan bahaya yang menyertainya pun tidak dimengerti. Survei Kesehatan Reproduksi Remaja Indonesia 2007… more
HIV Cases Among China's Students Increased Nearly 25 Percent
03 April 2013  09:23:12 WIB
  (Photo : Reuters) HIV-positive children do homework in their dormitory at a local HIV/Aids Orphanage in Fuyang, Anhui province November 19, 2011. The orphanage, supported by social donations, houses eight HIV-infected children aging from 5 to 12. China, the world's most populous nation with 1.34 billion people, had 740,000 people infected with HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, and 105,000 AIDS patients in 2009, state news agency Xinhua said, citing United Nations estimates  … more
Anak Penderita HIV/AIDS Harus Bisa Sekolah
03 April 2013  09:18:40 WIB
YOGYAKARTA, suaramerdeka.com - Komisi Penanggulangan Aids (KPA) Daerah Istimewa Yogyakarta (DIY) minta, para penderita HIV/AIDS tetap diterima sekolah seperti layaknya siswa yang lainnya tanpa ada diskriminiasi. ''Kami minta anak-anak para penderita HIV/Aids bisa diterima sekolah, tanpa ada diskriminasi,'' kata Sekretaris Komisi Penanggulangan Aids (KPA) Daerah Istimewa Yogyakarta, Riswanto, Minggu (31/3). Menurut dia, berdasarkan catatan tahun 2012 terdapat 65 anak usia satu hingga 14 tahun yang terdampak HIV/AIDS. Dengan rincian 44 anak penyandang HIV dan 21… more
Despite advances, HIV/AIDS still a very serious illness
02 April 2013  09:30:32 WIB
It is likely some local residents, especially younger ones, did not realize the significance of a recent statement by the HIV/AIDS medical case manager for the Yuma County Health Department. Flor Castanon said that due to advances in the treatment of the disease that is primarily the result of sexual contact and drug use, it is no longer an early death sentence for patients. It is now possible to “manage” the disease for decades. That… more