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National Women and Girls Hivaids Awareness Day

America Without HIV/AIDS in Women: A Wish for This National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Susan Blumenthal, M.D. | Posted 03.10.2014 | Impact
Susan Blumenthal, M.D.

Let's commit to rectifying the longstanding inequities in research, clinical practice, and the health care system so that women can someday live in an America and in a world without HIV/AIDS.

San Diego: 'America's Finest City', Except for Those with HIV/AIDS

Elizabeth Brosnan | Posted 05.09.2013 | Impact
Elizabeth Brosnan

I began my career in HIV and quickly learned that in the shadows of affluence lies the truth about San Diego . . . a region lacking the resources to address the dire health needs of our most vulnerable residents.

Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson

Cookie Johnson: 'You Can Live A Normal Life With HIV'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 03.09.2013 | Black Voices

In just another ten years, Cookie Johnson's life as an HIV-awareness advocate would have outpaced, her humble upbringing in Detroit, her stint as a de...

HIV Rates For U.S. Black Women Now Rival Rates In Africa: Report

Posted 03.12.2012 | Black Voices

As the health community geared up to recognize National Women and Girls HIV Awareness Day today, startling new research revealed that the disease is f...

Facing HIV in Uganda and the United States

Josephine Nabukenya | Posted 05.10.2012 | Impact
Josephine Nabukenya

When you're a kid, a lot of times you feel alone. That feeling is multiplied when you grow up with HIV. But then you find someone who has been through what you've been through, and it makes you feel better.

Claiming Our Power in the Fight Against AIDS

Avis Jones-DeWeever | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Avis Jones-DeWeever

As we recognize another National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, this time on the precipice of the 30 year mark in our battle against the disease, I have to wonder, how many women are literally dying for love?