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HIV project reduces infections among positive individuals, using a basic care package and health messaging.
WHILE considerable global attention, is on increasing availability and access to antiretroviral therapy (ART) for people living with HIV/AIDS (PLHIV), these efforts are impeded by opportunistic infections that can be prevented through simple healthy practices like consumption of clean water, sleeping under an insecticide treated mosquito net (ITN) and practicing safe sex. 847 more words
Village Meetings: an avenue for Reach Out Mbuya clients to give feedback on service delivery and any issues
On Saturday 10th September 2016, the Banda community held its 2nd bi-annual village meeting at the Reach Out Mbuya (ROM) premises in Banda. ROM operates in six communities within Nakawa division: Acholi Quarters, Kinawataka I, Kinawataka II, Giza Giza, Banda and Nakawa, and meetings for the different communities are held each quarter, which allows for two meetings per year for each community. 453 more words
Alcoholics Anonymous Club: For people living with HIV, combating issues of addiction, substance abuse and their effects on positive living
By Geraldine Kauma
In 2004, the World Health Organization published a global status report on substance abuse that placed Uganda at the highest adult-per-capita consumption of alcohol in the world. 608 more words
NACCHO #HIV News : Treatment as Prevention Roadshow included eight meetings with Aboriginal and Islander Community Controlled Health Services.
” The potential exists for HIV to escalate rapidly in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander population – as has been the experience in other Indigenous populations globally. 2,227 more words