PURBALINGGA – Since the discovery of the first case of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) Central Java in 1993. AIDS and Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), has been growing very rapidly in Central Java, including in Purbalingga, and has begun to crawl housewives and teenagers.
"For that, hopefully, we all hope and prayer, so Purbalingga be free, or zero (zero) of the spread of HIV-AIDS," said Chairman of the Regional AIDS Commission (KPADs) Purbalingga Sukento Rido Marhaendrianto, the talkshow in order Day World AIDS rate Purbalingga 2014 which followed the leadership of the Regional leadership Forum Coordination (FKPD) Purbalingga, combined various women's organizations Purbalingga district, students, as well as the various elements of society, housed in Pendapa Dipokusumo, Saturday (6/12).
According to him, every World AIDS Day on 1 December each year, conceived mean that all have to be careful with the disease. Because the disease that attacks the immune system is so dangerous and so far have not found a cure.
"Therefore, we do not try to approach the causes of this disease. Because the cause of this disease of which are delicious and sinful, but the consequences would be fatal. HIV-AIDS disease-causing good or not, "joked Kento.
Sukento, which also Regent Purbalingga expect, that the organization of women, particularly mothers or homemakers care for husbands.
"To the mothers do not let your husband to approach the AIDS disease. Likewise, the father in order to be aware and stay away from AIDS, because of its impact not only on dirinnya, but the wife, children and their descendants, "he said.
With the talk of the event, Sukento appreciate and reward high. So the program Regent Purbalingga to reduce the transmission of HIV AIDS in Purbalingga can be reduced.
Secretary KPADs Purbalingga Heni Ruslanto said, that in order to combat HIV / AIDS in Purbalingga, it has been carrying out various activities. Among HIV-AIDS socialization danger to students and Scout. Leflet deployment in public places, implementation zerro blood sampling survey form to the inmates of prisons Purbalingga cooperate with Kalapas Purbalingga.
"Implementation of the survey zerro in detention (detention) Purbalingga, to determine whether prison Purbalingga including endemic spread of HIV AIDS or not. Once done, turn out of 121 samples of blood, there is one person positive reaction, "he explained.
Heni added the conduct of a talk show, it deliberately invited from women or homemakers tangga.Mulai combined oraganisasi women, teachers, students also among women, because HIV / AIDS is mostly 50 peresn women / housewives.
"It is expected that after the implementation of a talk show, mothers could socialize to family and the wider community, about understanding the spread and prevention" he said
Based on the report from the Department of Health (health) Kabupate Purbalingga, which is sourced from the Voluntary Counselling and Testing (VCT) or voluntary testing Regional General Hospital (Hospital) Dr R Goeteng Taroenadibrata. The spread of HIV / AIDS cases in the district Purbalingga year 2010 until October 2014 by districts. Spread in 12 districts of 18 districts in the county Purbalingga. While the two sub-districts Pengadegan and Kemangkon not detected or nil.
While the number of HIV-AIDS sufferers in Purbalingga in 2010 two patients, in 2011 the number 17 patients, 16 patients in 2012 in number. Furthermore, in 2013 the number 18 patients and up to October, there were 14 patients, so that the current cumulative number of HIV-AIDS sufferers in Purbalingga totaled 67 patients.
And that is a risk factor of HIV / AIDS in Purbalingga from 2010 until October. Among heterosexuals 79 percent, 10 percent perinatal, heterosexual, IDU four percent, three percent of IDUs, as well as due to the tattoo of two percent, and the cause is not known as much as two peresn.
Distribution of HIV / AIDS cases in Purbalingga by sex, 51 percent of men and 49 women. And by work, unknown reaches 21 percent, housewives (IRT) 19 per cent, 18 per cent of workers. While 16 percent of the self-employed, employees of six percent, has not worked seven percent, three percent did not work and housekeeper (PRT) as much as five percent. For the driver three percent and two percent of students .
**translated by Kominfo Jateng