Archive for January 29th, 2009

Burmese HIV Patients Driven Out of Rangoon

HIV/ AIDS patients in Myanmar (formerly Burma) who are being treated in Rangoon, particularly in the Rangoon Division North Okkalapa Towship, have alleged that the Health Department has pressured them to go back to their respective hometowns.”Some have been given discharge certificated forms the hospital, but they could not go back to their hometowns as they are still being administered injection as outpatients,” a patient, who do not wish to be identified, told reporter Ko Wild. “Some are waiti…