Is it Fat? Or Is it VAT? New DATE and LOCATION

Managing intra-abdominal fat deposits related to HIV treatment
Presented by: Dr. Greg Bondy, John Reudy Immunodeficiency Clinic (St. Paul’s IDC)
Wednesday, November 29nd – 1:00 pm
Gathering Place | 609 Helmcken Street (2nd Floor Meeting Room)
Join us to learn about treatment updates and new therapies that aim to improve the lives of people living with HIV by helping to manage HIV and the side-effects from treatment.
This event is FREE – RSVP IS REQUIRED! Lunch provided.
Please RSVP to or call Brandon at (604) 893-2259 to reserve your space! Members of Positive Living BC, people living with HIV and Health Care providers are invited to attend.
Can’t be there in person? CLICK HERE to join our webinar and be part of the conversation!

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Positive Living Magazine
We’re happy to announce Positive Living magazine has a new online format – it’s interactive, shareable, and works well on mobile devices. Have a read and check it out!

Write for our Magazine

If you would like to write for Positive Living BC , email Knowledge of HIV/AIDS, hepatitis C (HCV), or mental health is required. We would love to hear from you & have you on board. Please note this is a Volunteer Opportunity. Thank you .


Red Ribbons at MAC – This year, MAC is going to have Red Ribbons available for customers by donation with all monies going to Positive Living BC. They will have a sign in each store and ribbons to give out. Please show MAC your support & purchase a Ribbon.

Still Here

Participate in research! If you are a gay, bisexual or queer man living with HIV and have experienced thoughts of killing yourself after your HIV diagnosis, we would like to invite you to participate in the Still Here project.

For more information about the study or to participate:
call: 604-822-2581

POSITIVE LIVING BC welcomes suggestions about news stories we should include on our website or in our eNews email bulletin. If you are aware of a news story that might be of interest to our HIV positive Members in British Columbia, please email to send us the details.

Published: November 17, 2017

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Disclaimer: eNews is published by the Positive Living Society of British Columbia (Registered Non-profit Society #11928-2085, henceforth known as “the Society”). The opinions expressed herein do not necessarily reflect those of the Society. The Society compiles eNews content from a broad range of online sources and does not claim ownership of any eNews content previously published by and/or credited to sources outside the Society. The Society publishes eNews in the spirit of HIV-community engagement and education.