98 new HIV/AIDS cases found in South Cotabato in 8 months

August 29, 2015 by · Comments Off on 98 new HIV/AIDS cases found in South Cotabato in 8 months 

GENERAL SANTOS CITY, Aug. 27 — Health personnel in South Cotabato province have detected some 98 new cases of the human immunodeficiency virus and acquired immune deficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) in the last eight months.

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New domestic HIV cases reach 5,500 in six months

June 17, 2015 by · Comments Off on New domestic HIV cases reach 5,500 in six months 

HA NOI, June 16 — Viet Nam discovered 5,500 more people living with HIV in the first six months of this year, according to an official of the Department of HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control.

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More than 500 individuals availed of free HIV testing in DOH-MIMAROPA

May 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on More than 500 individuals availed of free HIV testing in DOH-MIMAROPA 

By Leilani S. Junio

MANILA, May 19 (PNA) — The Department of Health (DOH)-MIMAROPA said on Monday more than 500 individuals in the island provinces of the region voluntarily submitted themselves to the free HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) testing that it conducted from May 11 to 15 in line with the National HIV Free-Testing Program of the DOH central office.

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DOH intensifies rolling out of HIV testing center in MIMAROPA region<br<

May 15, 2015 by · Comments Off on DOH intensifies rolling out of HIV testing center in MIMAROPA region<br< 

By Leilani S. Junio

MANILA, May 14 (PNA) — The Department of Health (DOH)-MIMAROPA has started rolling out the free services of its first voluntary Human Immuno Virus (HIV) Testing Center in Palawan to different groups of individuals in the region as part of boosting the DOH campaign on HIV control and prevention.

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DOH-MIMAROPA- initiated HIV testing on Nat’l HIV Week in Palawan records success

May 15, 2015 by · Comments Off on DOH-MIMAROPA- initiated HIV testing on Nat’l HIV Week in Palawan records success 

By Keith Anthony S. Fabro

PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, May 15 (PNA) — The number of individuals, who had themselves voluntarily tested for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) this week on the occasion of the National HIV Week in Puerto Princesa and Palawan recorded success, according to a health worker.

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DOH-MIMAROPA chief and Puerto Princesa City vice mayor lead by example in free HIV testing

May 13, 2015 by · Comments Off on DOH-MIMAROPA chief and Puerto Princesa City vice mayor lead by example in free HIV testing 

By Leilani S. Junio

PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, Palawan, May 12 (PNA) — Department of Health (DOH)-MIMAROPA Regional Director Eduardo C. Janairo and Puerto Princesa City Vice Mayor Luis Marcaida III set an example by accepting the challenge to participate in the free HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) testing conducted at the Ospital ng Palawan here on Monday.

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DOH-MIMAROPA opens its first Regional HIV Testing Center

May 12, 2015 by · Comments Off on DOH-MIMAROPA opens its first Regional HIV Testing Center 

By Leilani S. Junio

PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, Palawan, May 11 (PNA) — The Department of Health (DOH)-MIMAROPA led Monday morning the formal opening of its first HIV/AIDS Testing Center in this province that will cater to those who are willing to undergo voluntary HIV (Human immunodeficiency virus) testing.

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HIV project targets at-risk population

January 29, 2015 by · Comments Off on HIV project targets at-risk population 

HA NOI, Jan. 28 — A project that seeks to control the spread of HIV/AIDS in Viet Nam by linking people most at risk with needed services was launched in Ha Noi Tuesday.

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