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Living with HIV, positively

published: December, 06, 2017 Written by // Guest Authors - Revolving Door Categories // Social Media, Aging, As Prevention , Treatment Guidelines -including when to start, Health, Revolving Door, International , Treatment, Guest Authors, Living with HIV, Media

People living with HIV are living long, strong, positive lives. From MalayMail Online.com, Audrey Edwards speaks to some of them to gain insights into their lives.

Living with HIV, positively

 Jamaliah Sulaiman and Marhalem Mansor will soon be opening another shelter in Cheras for PLHIV. — Malay Mail pix KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 2 — Not victims. Not sufferers. Although some in society still choose to label people living with HIV/AIDS (PLHIV) with those terms, this perception is the furthest from the truth. With access to treatment readily available and in some cases free, because of government policies, PLHIV are living longer, and definitely contributing to society and the eco

When people living with HIV gathered in Durban: LIVING2016:

published: August, 02, 2016 Categories // Social Media, International AIDS Conference , Conferences, Health, Revolving Door, International , Treatment, Legal, Guest Authors

An AIDS2016 pre-conference in Durban,South Africa saw 270 people living with HIV, including PositiveLite.com editor Bob Leahy, meet to discuss some of their priorities. GNP+ reports

When people living with HIV gathered in Durban: LIVING2016:

“LIVING2016 was the greatest experience for me. I met amazing people from different countries and backgrounds who are living positively with HIV. It truly touched me to be in a room full of people, feeling safe and supported to talk about my life with HIV.” It is just one of the many reactions we received from grateful participants of LIVING 2016, the Positive Leadership Summit which took place on 16 and 17 July in Durban, South Africa. 270 people living with HIV from 78 countries contrib