مقاربة الحد من مخاطر استخدام المخدرات في القدس و مناطق 1948 بالأراضي المقدسة

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يعيش مئات من مستخدمي المخدرات العرب تحت السيطرة الإسرائيلية في القدس الشرقية ومناطق 1948 مثل الناصرة و اللد و يافا وراهط والطيبة وام الفحم وكفر قاسم والطيبة بالمثلث وبئر السبع .في ظروف تتشابه وطبيعة مخاطر استخدام المخدرات في كل أنحاء العالم . تعاطي وادمان وحقن. ولجوء البعض للجريمة و التجارة بالمخدرات واستخدام العنف من اجل المخدرات.

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Study: HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis And Sexually Transmitted Infections Prevention Among Egyptian Substance Abusers

Study: HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis And Sexually Transmitted Infections Prevention Among Egyptian Substance Abusers

A. Bakhoum

University of East Anglia
Earlham Road
Norwich NR4 7TJ

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A Family Guide to Methadone and Buprenorphine Maintenance Treatment” (Urdu Version)

Maintenance treatments are among most successful treatment modalities for opioid dependence. They have been implemented for decades throughout the world. Valid scientific evidence has proved the effectiveness of methadone and buprenorphine maintenance treatments in decreasing mortality and morbidity among opioid dependents. The aims and objectives of opioid agonist maintenance therapies are as below:

• To reduce IV drug use and therefore decreasing the spread of blood-borne viruses especially HIV
• To reduce heroin and other illegal drugs use
• To improve health and quality of life
• To facilitate social rehabilitation of clients and helping them to return to a productive life
• To decrease mortality risk attributed to opioid use
• To decrease involvement in criminal activities

Iranian National Center for Addiction Studies (INCAS) has developed a series of educational booklets on methadone and buprenorphine maintenance treatment which can be used by physicians, counselors, clients and their families. The present booklet is the Urdu translation of the family booklet. Authors have tried to provide evidence-based scientific answers to frequently asked questions of families regarding maintenance treatments and hope that this booklet would provide useful information for both clients and their families.

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إفطار جماعي لمنتفعي مركز العلاج البديل في وزارة الصحة الفلسطينية

قام مركز المقدسي للتوعية والإرشاد بتاريخ 21/07/2014 بعمل إفطار جماعي في شهر رمضان المبارك لمنتفعي مركز العلاج البديل في وزارة الصحة الفلسطينية، وذلك ضمن نشاطات المركز الهادفة إلى تعزيز الاندماج بالمجتمع.

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VCT is surviving despite of Challenges and obstacles

HIV voluntary counseling and testing (VCT) Is a crucial part for HIV primary prevention as well as early detection of new cases. Providing health education sessions tailored for each customer “Counseling”. Also VCT tells individuals HIV status and open the door for better service utilization including treatment, care and support. Although the majority of population is HIV negative, knowing seronegative is a strong motivation to keep the result negative especially for those who believed that it is difficult to adopt safer practice. On the other hand; HIV positive individuals may become more motivated to adopt a more healthy lifestyle for example, avoiding risk behaviors, seeking health care and treatment earlier and protect partners.

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