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Wednesday, September 24, 2014

September HIV and Mental Health NEWS


"Slowly but Surely, Gay Conversion Therapy Is Coming Out of Mental Health Practices"  source: Autostraddle.  "



  "Depression among HIV positive people worrying " source: NTV News Uganda 

 


"Should Gays and Lesbians Seek Different Therapists Than Straight Patients?"   source: takepart.com



Depression among people infected with HIV  is on the rise in the country.  As it rises, so do new infections as the depressed do not use condoms, neither do they take their drugs which in turn leads to a rise in drug resistance. To the team from an ongoing research project dubbed INDEPTH Uganda including the Ministry of Health, there's need to worry because almost half of the people in the country living with HIV are depressed with many needing treatment yet integration of mental health care with HIV is still very low in the country. - See more at: http://www.ntvuganda.co.ug/news/lifestyle/23/sep/2014/depression-among-hiv-positive-people-worrying#sthash.zoexwJlG.dpuf

 


Depression among people infected with HIV  is on the rise in the country.  As it rises, so do new infections as the depressed do not use condoms, neither do they take their drugs which in turn leads to a rise in drug resistance. To the team from an ongoing research project dubbed INDEPTH Uganda including the Ministry of Health, there's need to worry because almost half of the people in the country living with HIV are depressed with many needing treatment yet integration of mental health care with HIV is still very low in the country. - See more at: http://www.ntvuganda.co.ug/news/lifestyle/23/sep/2014/depression-among-hiv-positive-people-worrying#sthash.zoexwJlG.dpuf
Depression among people infected with HIV  is on the rise in the country.  As it rises, so do new infections as the depressed do not use condoms, neither do they take their drugs which in turn leads to a rise in drug resistance. To the team from an ongoing research project dubbed INDEPTH Uganda including the Ministry of Health, there's need to worry because almost half of the people in the country living with HIV are depressed with many needing treatment yet integration of mental health care with HIV is still very low in the country. - See more at: http://www.ntvuganda.co.ug/news/lifestyle/23/sep/2014/depression-among-hiv-positive-people-worrying#sthash.zoexwJlG.dpuf


 

  




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