Sexually Transmitted Diseases
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Planned Parenthood 012118
AN INTERVIEW WITH ADRIENNE QUINTANA, CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER FROM PLANNED PARENTHOOD COLUMBIA WILLAMETTE ABOUT THE SERVICES THEY OFFER AND GENERAL SEXUAL HEALTH TOPICS.
on to choose their own destiny. When there's this statistics that say sexually transmitted infections are on the rise in Oregon right yes that is correct we are in the middle of the syphilis Epidemic I was gonna say outbreak but it really is an epidemic. I'm hearing in or again I'm in in many other places in the states. In hill along with our rising rates of gonorrhea as well and gonorrhea is especially worrying because it is becoming multi drug resistant as well. And I think part of it is due to lack
Hepatitis C and The VA 030517
AN INTERVIEW WITH DR. MICHAEL CHANG WITH THE PORTLAND VA HOSPITAL AND DANA SMOTHERS, A HEPATITIS NURSE WITH THE VA, ABOUT HEPATITIS C, TREATMENT, AND HOW VETERANS CAN GET TESTED AND TREATED.
where it is very rare to pass citizen. Strong we have asked sexually transmitted disease. To compare that to say the B which is. Or agency. Again it's. Sleep through blood transmissions. When they didn't shoot
Planned Parenthood 012917
AN INTERVIEW WITH STACY CROSS, PRESIDENT AND CEO OF PLANNED PARENTHOOD OF COLUMBIA WILLAMETTE ABOUT THE WORK THEY DO AND CHANGES THAT THE NEW ADMINISTRATION MAY BRING.
patience. And this they care that their. It's lifesaving cancer screenings it's STD testing and treatment. This is the care that that they wanna take away during. And it has nothing to do with abortion
screenings are not going in in getting tested for HIV. Or four STD's because there's not a health center in their area. People go within a certain. Mileage of their home. And what makes their
Sparks Of Hope 120615
AN INTERVIEW WITH LEE ANN MEAD, FOUNDER & PROGRAMS DIRECTOR AT SPARKS OF HOPE, A NON-PROFIT GIVING HOPE TO ABUSED CHILDREN.
to. No it is that they need to heal meaning it's like aids . It's like a conference for child survivors. Where they get to choose what it is to heal further weaken the weekend. Whatever
Planned Parenthood Columbia Willamette 042615
AN INTERVIEW WITH STACY M. CROSS, CEO OF PLANNED PARENTHOOD CW ABOUT THE WORK THEY DO TO BETTER SEXUAL HEALTH IN WOMEN AND MEN, INCLUDING EDUCATION AND OUTREACH.
in with about 10%. The patients at least be armed men four sexually transmitted disease testing and treatments. Also we do. More back and activities than any other organization. And or again. Know what services are
what we do it is preventive care contraception and and he'd be sexually transmitted infection treatment and testing we do Emil exams. Which pap test so really look at cancer prevention we do breast exams. To
is then number one service that we provide. Contraception. And all foods sexually transmitted infections. Treatment and testing. If there's something you can tell us that would debunks any myth we have about Planned Parenthood what
AIDS Walk Portland
A discussion with Michael Kaplan, the Executive Director for the Cascade AIDS Project, about the state of AIDS research, living with HIV and their upcoming fundraiser, AIDS Walk Portland. www.cascadeaids.org
in fact this -- twelfth will be our 25 annual all cascade aids project. Was incorporated. In 1985. But began doing its work in 1983. About freely -- just a few years into the epidemic so what do you guys do outside of you know last year here of it's spread the word today besides radio and obviously do I we have we have fifty staff that still host of programs -- everything from prevention. To support and care for people living with HIV to -- bank statements so what that looks like. We I'll run the statewide aids STD hotline on behalf of the European health authority. We do HIV testing and counseling for over a couple thousand people each year
Cascade AIDS Project fundraiser
William Kendall and Michael Kaplan with the Cascade AIDS project talk about the showing of the movie, "Valley Girl", to benefit the Cascade AIDS Project. They also talk about the state of AIDS and HIV today.
always require finding a -- this -- and October we did that aids walk -- for the first. In time in five years. The and income coming in was down in fact it was down by 50000 and part of what required us to then do some layoffs. I'm so certainly financial support is huge but we recognized not everyone can do that and there's many other things people can do. The first one I would ask of everyone is what I said earlier start having conversations. Start talking about HIV talking to people intend to do they know how to protect themselves. Do they know where to get condoms -- -- sexually active. Do they know where to get -- if they don't go onto our website at WWW. Cascade aids dot org. They can link right on to the statewide aids STD hotlines and get links to all the testing sites throughout the state. By Connie. And a bunch of other resource to -- I encourage people to do the conversations. And then also to be open so that people are able to be out about their own HIV status. You're listening to -- -- and we're speaking with William Kendall Michael Kaplan with a cascade aids project about the status of aids and HIV these days and also an upcoming fund raiser. For this organization. And William -- you guys do have this fund
to pursue that and one is somebody to speak about the cascade aids project. You could probably round somebody up pretty easily absolutely in fact on our website under I'd donate to cascade aids there's a part that talks about third party events. And what we can do to help support people if they want to organize from providing materials to speakers. So quickly Michael if you can give us any information on how people can get in touch with you folks. The best way always is go to our website at WWW. Cascade aids CA FC ADD AI DS dot org. And there you'll find a phone number you'll find emails for staff in the various departments and reach through that. And I would imagine -- you'll find a lot of information about your organization as well. -- yeah absolutely you'll find information about other programs but what you also find a -- to -- earlier. As though linked to the statewide aids STD hotline which has just been updated. With stay online module that has up for five days a week certain hours has online chat so you can get information right away. If you don't want to call are a bunch of resource is just by clicking us. Right and that email address one more time required. WWW. Cascade aids CA SE AD EA IDS dot org. All right we want to thank you both for joining us today on metro scope William and Michael. That is William Kendall and Michael Kaplan with a cascade aids project. And we've been talking about the state of aids and HIV. And about an upcoming fundraisers it's going to be held on Valentine's Day. For the organization. And that's metro scope
American Indian Day Celebration
Joe Finkbonner with Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board talks about the upcoming celebration in Portland's Pioneer Square.
works with our member tribes to. Help prevent the spread of a sexually transmitted disease and HIV. Infection. I don't leave out a bunch but I just sort of quickly going off the top -- head