Is it Fat? Or Is it VAT?
Managing intra-abdominal fat deposits related to HIV treatment
Presented by: Dr. Greg Bondy, John Reudy Immunodeficiency Clinic (St. Paul’s IDC)
Wednesday, November 22nd – 1:30 pm
Positive Living BC | 1101 Seymour Street (2nd Floor Meeting Room)
Join us n our 2nd Floor Meeting & Presentation Room 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! Light refreshments will be available.
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.

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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!

HERS Group

1st and 3rd Thursday of the month.
The 1st Thursday is at IDC from 11:30-12:30
The 3rd Thursday is at PLBC in the women’s lounge also from 11:30-12:30.
Contact Wendy for more info : 604-908-7710.

Women’s Drop In
WHAT: Coffee, Tea (Light refreshments)
WHY: To provide support
WHEN: Tuesday & Thursday afternoon from 1pm-4pm
WHERE: Women’s Lounge on the 3rd floor at 1101 Seymour Street- Positive Living BC
WHO: Contact Wendy for more details 604-908-7710

Strong Women in Numbers (SWIN)

Friday November 3rd
11:30am – 1:30pm
Lunch served

3rd Floor
1101 Seymour St

Contact Jane for more info & details

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Published: October 27, 2017

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