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35 Years After the AIDS Epidemic Began, It’s Devastating the South

This month the AIDS epidemic turns 35. Though things have changed dramatically, turning an HIV…

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Phill Wilson Is Fighting to End the AIDS Epidemic in the Black Community

Thirty-five years ago this month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention published the first…

Small Indiana Town Continues to See Climb in HIV Infections

A small Indiana town has seen 190 new cases of HIV infection, according to health…

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An HIV Test Cost Me My Relationship

Dear Shantellem, I’ve never been so confused in my life. My girlfriend broke up with…

CDC: New HIV Cases Can Be Reduced by 185,000 by 2020

Today, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released new research showing that reaching specific…

Despite Improvements, Ending HIV/AIDS Will Take More Awareness

Last month President Barack Obama proclaimed in his State of the Union address, “Right now,…

Faces of HIV: Sounding Off for National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day [Photos]

We’re more than 35 years into the HIV/AIDS epidemic, and we have learned so much…

Blacks With HIV Less Likely to Receive Consistent Medical Care

African Americans living with HIV are less likely than white or Hispanic Americans to receive…

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Why HIV/AIDS is Both a Public Health and a Civil Rights Issue

Since the first cases of AIDS were reported more than three decades ago, the medical…

Charlie Sheen’s HIV Reveal Shows Need for More Dialogue Among Blacks

Actor Charlie Sheen disclosed he is living with HIV Tuesday morning in an interview on…