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10 Harmful Myths About HIV/AIDS


Harmful Myths

With the lack of HIV education out there, and with the pandemic largely off the public radar, it's no surprise that we come across many HIV myths. When AIDS first showed up, very little was known about it: There were many questions, but few answers, so people started making up their own. Over the last three decades, many of these myths have grown and still thrive today, despite plenty of evidence that they are not true.

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Warren Tong is the senior science editor for and Follow Warren on Twitter: @WarrenAtTheBody.

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