Blog Posts - Stigma



Hepatitis C Care: Check Your Biases at the Door

Medscape Infectious Diseases International Conference on Viral Hepatitis (ICVH) 2014 Helen-Maria Lekas, PhD, Gloria J. Searson, MSW, Alyson L. Harty, RN, BSN, William Thompson June 23, 2014 Editor's Note: During the International Conference on Vi...
by Hepatitis C Research and News on Jun 23, 2014

Zucchini - Growing advice & tips plus how to hand pollinate

I today's post, we show you how to successfully grow zucchini squash in your home garden: This ia a detailed video of how to hand pollinate zucchini and other cucurbits which have different male and female flowers Hope you liked these videos! Happy G...
by California Gardening Blog on Jun 21, 2014

Fixing a Broken System of Stigma and Mommy Wars With Each Other, Not Against Each Other

*** This post may be triggering if you are suffering from postpartum depression (PPD) and are sensitive to negative news events*** This blog post is a response to the articles in the media regarding the tragedy involving Carol Coronado, the Torrance...
by Ivy's PPD Blog on May 23, 2014

Fixing a Broken System of Stigma and Mommy Wars With Each Other, Not Against Each Other

*** This post may be triggering if you are suffering from postpartum depression (PPD) and are sensitive to negative news events*** This blog post is a response to the articles in the media regarding the tragedy involving Carol Coronado, the Torrance...
by Ivy's PPD Blog on May 23, 2014

There Is No Hope for Society If We Don’t Stop the Stigma and Open Our Eyes

*** This post may be triggering if you are suffering from postpartum depression (PPD) and are sensitive to negative news events *** Stopppppppppppppp! Times like this, I just want to make all of it stop.  The stigma.  The Mommy Wars.  The hateful...
by Ivy's PPD Blog on May 23, 2014

PRIMEIRAS IMPRESSÕES da Temporada de Primavera de 2014!

Bem pessoal, a ideia dessa preview surgiu após um papo no Facebok com o Tassio, e ai resolvi postar, tendo em vista que ele já apresentou o bruto, tirado direto […]...
by AFonteGeek on Apr 13, 2014

“No, Not Sadness, Depression.” Submission By Wendy Madrigga

Practice of Madness Magazine:Guest Submission on the Bell Canada “Let’s Talk” Campaign By Wendy Madrigga (send inquiries here) Editor’s note: I was one of the gripers.  The same campaign was done last year – Bell was to...
by Practice of Madness on Feb 2, 2014

Blog For Mental Health 2014

I will start with the words of the founder of this project: “I pledge my commitment to the Blog for Mental Health 2014 Project. I will blog about mental health topics not only for myself, but for others. By displaying this badge, I show my pride,...

Treatment of Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection: Some Remaining Obstacles in the United States

Treatment of Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection: Some Remaining Obstacles in the United StatesLiver InternationalAccepted Articles, Accepted manuscript online: 13 JAN 2014Download PDF Accepted Article (Accepted, unedited articles published online an...
by HCV New Drug Research on Jan 17, 2014

My Rockwell Jawstand BirthdayI got a Rockwell Jawstand RK9033...

My Rockwell Jawstand BirthdayI got a Rockwell Jawstand RK9033 for my birthday today. It was a great birthday. I got to sleep in…View Post...
by Building Home on Jan 12, 2014

Building a Better Student: The Social Swamp

For a lot of students, school is just an excuse to stretch their social muscles. Too often it’s the only reason they still get up and go each day. They’ve completely checked out of the educational aspect, and simply live for the social interactio...
by Earnest Parenting on Dec 6, 2013

Consequences of Perceived Stigma Among Patients with Cirrhosis

Dig Dis Sci. 2013 Nov 19. [Epub ahead of print] Vaughn-Sandler V, Sherman C, Aronsohn A, Volk ML. Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI, USA. Abstract BACKGROUND: Among patients with diseases such a...

Depression: Misunderstood and Underestimated but Dangerous

    I don’t know whether the internet making the world so much smaller has anything to do with it, but it seems that we have been faced with an increasing amount of reports of people taking their lives, and the one prevailing source w...
by Larger Family Life on Nov 15, 2013

Breast Feeding 101 &PND

Women only breast feed if there is something in it for them such as losing weight and shopping. That’s it, nothing more nothing less. We can be bought with shopping vouchers and are motivated by money and selfishness and at … Continue rea...
by daftmamma on Nov 12, 2013

Military, CIA Required Docs to Aid Torture, Rape Laws Offer Little Protection

Military, CIA Required Docs to Aid TortureNov 8, 2013  By Chris KaiserSince Sept. 11, 2001, military and intelligence health professionals have participated in the abuse and torture of suspected terrorists held in prisons outside the U.S., a com...

Hepatitis C, stigma and cure

World J Gastroenterol. 2013 October 28; 19(40): 6703-6709. Published online 2013 October 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v19.i40.6703. Copyright ©2013 Baishideng Publishing Group Co., Limited. All rights reserved. Rui Tato Marinho and David Pires Barreira.

Hepatitis C, stigma and cure

Hepatitis C, stigma and cure  Hello Folks, Being diagnosed with hepatitis C is overwhelming enough, the negative stigma associated with the disease is nothing short of debilitating. Sadly, our culture is a culture of blame, particularly sur...
by HCV New Drug Research on Nov 6, 2013

FOR MIRIAM

Has it really been over 2 months since my last blog post?  I did say previously that I’ve been slowly losing momentum over the past year or so.  As most bloggers can appreciate, my tendency is to blog in reaction to something that either upsets m...
by Ivy's PPD Blog on Oct 9, 2013

Speak Out: Let's Bring HIV Out of the Closet

New Campaign from Greater Than AIDS developed locally with the San Francisco Department of Public Health to Engage Gay and Bisexual Men in Response to HIV/AIDS SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Greater Than AIDS, a leading national public i...

Knowledge of HBV and HCV and Individuals’ Attitudes Toward HBV- and HCV-Infected Colleagues: A National Cross-Sectional Study among a Working Population in Japan

PLOS ONE Open Access Peer-Reviewed Research Article Hisashi Eguchi, Koji Wada Abstract Prejudice and discrimination in the workplace regarding the risk of transmission of Hepatitis B virus (HBV) and Hepatitis C virus (HCV) are increased by excess con...
by Hepatitis C Research and News on Sep 27, 2013


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