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Positive Living Society of British Columbia (Formally BCPWA)

Living+ May/June 2002 - Issue 18

Publication type: 
Newsletter
Author(s): 
BCPWA
Agency: 
BCPWA
Date: 
2002-06
Pages: 
40
Summary: 
Cover Story: Culture Shock: HIV and the Asian Community 02 THINK + Opinion & Editorial. Asian, Queer and Positive. What it
Keywords: 
BCPWA, AIDS Service Organizations, Treatment Information, Gay Men, Women, Complementary and Alternative Treatments, Advocacy, Nutrition, Antiretrovirals (ARVs), IVDUs, Immunology, Asians, Mexican Women, First Nations, Diabetes, Mental Health, Spanish Language

Living+ March/April 2002 - Issue 17

Publication type: 
Newsletter
Author(s): 
BCPWA
Agency: 
BCPWA
Date: 
2002-04
Pages: 
40
Summary: 
Cover Story: A tender issue: the impact of HIV on children 02 THINK + Opinion & Editorial. A Child's Eye View of HIV. Looking at HIV from a child
Keywords: 
BCPWA, AIDS Service Organizations, Treatment Information, Gay Men, Women, Complementary and Alternative Treatments, Advocacy, Nutrition, Antiretrovirals (ARVs), IVDUs, Immunology, Children, Sexual Abuse, Disclosure, Education, Drug Safety, Hepatitis C, Prevention, Rescue Therapy

Living+ November/December 2001 - Issue 15

Publication type: 
Newsletter
Author(s): 
BCPWA
Agency: 
BCPWA
Date: 
2001-12
Pages: 
40
Summary: 
Cover Story: Mixed HIV Status Couples: opposites attract 02 THINK + Opinion & Editorial. From a Silk Purse into a Sow's Ear. Recently announced monthly health benefits fall short of expectations. 03 NEWSREEL HIV/AIDS-related news snippets from around the world. BCPWA Launches New Website. Trizivir Receives Notice of Compliance. Pharmacare Takes Away Drugs. Montreal Researcher Receives Order of Canada. HIV May Increase STD Rate in Hepatitis C. New Formulation of Videx Approved. Activists and Researchers Criticize Slow Drug Reviews. Health Canada Flaunts Canadian Patent Laws. Expanded Access to Tenofovir. Another Drug Company Merger. Flea Market Raises Funds for Essential Items. 05 BUDDY BITES The Advocacy Department is restructured, redesigned, and ready for action. 06 SAFER INJECTION SITES Status Quo Is Not An Option. The HIV epidemic in Vancouver
Keywords: 
BCPWA, AIDS Service Organizations, Treatment Information, Gay Men, Women, Complementary and Alternative Treatments, Advocacy, Nutrition, Antiretrovirals (ARVs), IVDUs, Immunology, Safe Injection Site, Harm Reduction, Pharmanet, Serodivergent Couples, Health Care Shortage, Hepatitis C, Pharmacare, Inmates

Living+ January/February 2002 - Issue 16

Publication type: 
Newsletter
Author(s): 
BCPWA
Agency: 
BCPWA
Date: 
2002-02
Pages: 
40
Summary: 
Cover Story: The HIV Gender Gap 02 THINK + Opinion & Editorial. Women Are Ignored in Research. It
Keywords: 
BCPWA, AIDS Service Organizations, Treatment Information, Gay Men, Women, Complementary and Alternative Treatments, Advocacy, Nutrition, Antiretrovirals (ARVs), IVDUs, Immunology, Drug Trials, Employment, Disability Benefits, Herpes, Long-term Survivors, Opportunistic Infections, Addiction Treatment, Hepatitis C

Living+ September/October 2001 - Issue 14

Publication type: 
Newsletter
Author(s): 
BCPWA
Agency: 
BCPWA
Date: 
2001-10
Pages: 
40
Summary: 
Cover Story: Redefining Gay Men's Health 04 THINK + Opinion & Editorial. The AIDS Walk is More Important Than Ever. Put on your walking shoes and participate in this year's AIDS WALK! 05 NEWSREEL HIV/AIDS-related news snippets from around the world. More Schedule C Delays. AIDS Fight Would Cost $26 Billion, Study Says. BC Premier to Attend AIDS Walk. Lipodystrophy Linked to Sexual Dysfunction. Heterosexual Incidence of AIDS On Rise. Pharmacare Coverage Threatened. Study Shows That Prayer Heals. Anal Disease Risk Higher in HIV+ Women. 07 BUDDY BITES This month we highlight the Actionkit on getting condoms through Welfare. 08 AIDS WALK 2001 Thirteen Community Groups to Benefit from AIDS Walk 2001. All proceeds from the BCPWA Society's signature event go to direct services for PWAs. 10 APPRECIATION Community Mourns Lost Crusader. The community will dearly miss tireless supporter and activist John Cheetham. 10 Feast on the Latest Technology at the Internet Cafe. 11 GAY MEN
Keywords: 
BCPWA, AIDS Service Organizations, Treatment Information, Gay Men, Women, Complementary and Alternative Treatments, Advocacy, Nutrition, Antiretrovirals (ARVs), IVDUs, Immunology, Lipodystrophy, Side Effects, Therapeutic Drug Monitoring, Hepatitis C

Living+ July/August 2001 - Issue 13

Publication type: 
Newsletter
Author(s): 
BCPWA
Agency: 
BCPWA
Date: 
2001-08
Pages: 
40
Summary: 
Cover Story: NO VACANCY PWAs and the housing dilemma 04 THINK + Opinion & Editorial. When Demand Exceeds Supply. We need your help! We simply can
Keywords: 
BCPWA, AIDS Service Organizations, Treatment Information, Gay Men, Women, Complementary and Alternative Treatments, Advocacy, Nutrition, Antiretrovirals (ARVs), IVDUs, Immunology, Housing, Policy, Vancouver AIDS Memorial, Hepatitis C, Side Effects, Skin, Spanish Language

Living+ March/April 2001 - Issue 11

Publication type: 
Newsletter
Author(s): 
BCPWA
Agency: 
BCPWA
Date: 
2001-04
Pages: 
40
Summary: 
Cover Story: HIV/AIDS among Aboriginal Canadians 04 THINK + Opinion & Editorial. The Positive and Negative of Life in the Okanagan. The trials and tribulations of living with HIV in rural B.C. 05 NEWSREEL News from home and around the world. Regionalization Fight Won. New HIV Treatment Guidelines. Louse Binder to Receive Honorary Doctorate. Safety Alert For Goat Serum Treatment. Ontario Opens Doors to Alternative Meds. Glaxo Urged Not To Take Legal Action in South Africa. Drug Warning: Zerit/Videx Combo and Pregnancy. Drug Warning: Cipro and Methadone. 07 ADVOCACY NEWS Workplace Rehab Issues Get Closer Scrutiny. A pilot study is the first step in the long-term goal of improving rehabilitation services for PWAs. 08 INTERNAL EXCHANGES The multi-tasking folks in BCPWA
Keywords: 
BCPWA, AIDS Service Organizations, Treatment Information, Gay Men, Women, Complementary and Alternative Treatments, Advocacy, Nutrition, Antiretrovirals (ARVs), IVDUs, Immunology, Employment Rehabilitation, First Nations, Anal Cancer, Vaccine, Side Effects, Facial Lipoatrophy, Hepatitis C

Living+ November/December 2000 - Issue 9

Publication type: 
Newsletter
Author(s): 
BCPWA
Agency: 
BCPWA
Date: 
2000-12
Pages: 
43
Summary: 
Cover Story: AIDS IS NOT OVER preparing for tomorrow 04 THINK + Opinion & Editorial. Taking Stock: A Year In Review. Board Chair Glen Hillson reflects on BCPWA
Keywords: 
BCPWA, AIDS Service Organizations, Treatment Information, Gay Men, Women, Complementary and Alternative Treatments, Advocacy, Nutrition, Antiretrovirals (ARVs), IVDUs, Immunology, Prevention, Research Ethics, Conference Reports

Living+ January/February 2001 - Issue 10

Publication type: 
Newsletter
Author(s): 
BCPWA
Agency: 
BCPWA
Date: 
2001-02
Pages: 
40
Summary: 
Cover Story: Keep Out! Canadian government says no to HIV+ immigrants 04 THINK + Opinion & Editorial. Reflections on the Role of Community. PWAs and their communities play a vital role in tackling the AIDS epidemic. 05 NEWSREEL News from home and around the world. Canada's Drug Review Process Criticized. BCPWA Launches HIV/AIDS Email Listserve. Harm Reduction on the Way? FDA Approves Once-Daily ddI Capsule. Company Sues over Publication of Unfavourable Trial Results. FDA Approves Trizivir. HCV Activist Threatened with Lawsuit. 07 AGM RESULTS Welcome to the new BCPWA Board of Directors, elected at last October
Keywords: 
BCPWA, AIDS Service Organizations, Treatment Information, Gay Men, Women, Complementary and Alternative Treatments, Advocacy, Nutrition, Antiretrovirals (ARVs), IVDUs, Immunology, Immigration, Nominal Reporting, Pregnancy, Anal Pap Test, Side Effects, Spanish Language, Hepatitis C

Living+ September/October 2000 - Issue 8

Publication type: 
Newsletter
Author(s): 
BCPWA
Agency: 
BCPWA
Date: 
2000-10
Pages: 
42
Summary: 
Cover Story: Joe Average: An Undisputed AIDS Walk Hero 04 THINK + Opinion & Editorial. Sweeping Changes to BCPWA Proposed. Proposed major changes to BCPWA will be brought forward at the AGM on October 21, 2000. 05 NEWSREEL News from home and around the world. AIDS Organizations Denounce Treatment of HIV+ Prisoners. Viagra Risks Include Death. BCPWA Introduces New Database System. Activist Stephen Gendin Dies of AIDS. CAS Presses Ottawa For More Funding. Drug Firms Paying For MDs' Trip May be Breach of Policy. 07 INTERNAL EXCHANGES This month we profile the folks in BCPWA
Keywords: 
BCPWA, AIDS Service Organizations, Treatment Information, Gay Men, Women, Complementary and Alternative Treatments, Advocacy, Nutrition, Antiretrovirals (ARVs), IVDUs, Immunology, Conference Reports, Violence Against Women, Spirituality, Microbicide, Methadone, Hepatitis C

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