KLIPING BERITA HIV & AIDS
Women and HIV/AIDS
11 Juli 2014  09:46:12 WIB
“Research suggests that women who have secure access to ownership and control over land and other assets are better able to avoid relationships that threaten them with HIV, and to manage the impact of AIDS.” Gender inequality and the economic disempowerment of women and girls have contributed significantly to the spread of HIV.  Globally, women comprise 50 percent people living with HIV, and in sub-Saharan Africa this figure rises to 60 percent. In all regions,… more
Mandatory testing for HIV/AIDS counter-productive: Health minister
10 Juli 2014  11:19:59 WIB
New Delhi: Mandatory testing for HIV/AIDS in India may scare "away a large number of suspected cases from getting detected and treated", the government opined on Tuesday even as it stated that the country has an estimated 7.77 lakh HIV/AIDS patients. "Considerable thought has been given to the issue. The government feels that there is no public health rationale for mandatory testing of a person for HIV/AIDS." "On the other hand, such an approach could… more
Puluhan TKI Asal Cilacap Terkena HIV/AIDS
10 Juli 2014  10:17:38 WIB
TEMPO.CO, Cilacap - Sejumlah 67 orang bekas buruh migran asal Cilacap, Jawa Tengah, terdeteksi menderita HIV/AIDS. Mereka dipulangkan dari negara tujuan setelah menjalani pemeriksaan. "Kami imbau agar sebelum berangkat buruh migran melakukan tes kesehatan di klinik Voluntary Counseling Tes (VCT) Rumah Sakit Umum Daerah (RSUD) Cilacap," kata Manajer Kasus VCT RSUD Cilacap, Rubino Sriadji, Selasa 8 Juli 2014. Rubino mengatakan sudah beberapa kali TKI dipulangkan ke Cilacap karena positif HIV/AIDS. Sebelum berangkat, mereka tidak pernah… more
Gov. Cuomo Unveils Plan To Combat HIV, AIDS
02 Juli 2014  10:48:29 WIB
ALBANY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) – To coincide with Pride Week, Gov. Andrew Cuomo unveiled a plan to bring HIV and AIDS below epidemic levels in New York. The governor wants to increase testing, tracking and treatment, WCBS 880 reported. Currently, about 3,000 people in New York are diagnosed with HIV every year. State officials said Cuomo’s plan could cut that to 750 by 2020. If the state is successful, it would be the first time the… more
Banyak Anak Usia di Bawah 20 Tahun Idap AIDS
02 Juli 2014  10:40:31 WIB
Liputan6.com, Jakarta Komisi Penanggulangan AIDS Daerah (KPAD) Kota Jayapura mengklaim sebagian besar anak usia di bawah 20 tahun melakukan hubungan seks di luar nikah. Data dari KPAD setempat menyebutkan akibat seks di luar nikah itu, banyak anak usia di bawah 20 tahun telah terjangkit HIV/AIDS. “Badan Pusat Statistik (BPS) Kota Jayapura merilis 2,3 persen dari 300 ribuan penduduk Kota Jayapura telah mengidap HIV/AIDS. Ini sangat mengkhwatirkan, bahkan ada satu kasus yang ditemukan pada anak berumur 11 tahun… more