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Young Black Hiv Positive

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why are blacks more affected by hiv/aids then any other race
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
...Thanks for your question. In the United States, blacks and other people of color are affected by HIV/AIDS out of proportion to their makeup of the population. The major reason for Read more »


Can two HIV negative men develop HIV/AIDS from having unprotected sex with each other? Read more »

6months till 6years hiv testing. Anoher incident pls help

Hi Dr.Bob, Do u remember me,I'm not Josh(haha). Firstly, pls forgive my poor English agn. My... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

Young People Help Make a Movie About Blacks and HIV/AIDS a film project dealing with HIV. Tamira, who considered herself a nerd, had dreams that reached beyond her struggling, all-Black Westinghouse High School, located in one of Pittsburgh's poorest neighborhoods. Scores of her peers declined to... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

Is the National HIV/AIDS Strategy Good for Black Americans? Part 3: Reducing HIV-Related Disparities

... This is the third in a four-part series examining the strategy's impact on Black communities. This article is cross-posted from the Sept. 21 edition of Black AIDS Weekly , the newsletter of the Black AIDS Read more »
The Body

This Month in HIV: Stopping HIV/AIDS in the Black Community

... This is Bonnie Goldman, and I'm here with Phill Wilson, executive director and founder of the Black AIDS Institute. Even though African Americans have been disproportionately affected by HIV for many years, much of the black Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Newspapers Cover Local Events, AIDS Awareness Efforts on National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

... Tuesday marks the sixth annual National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day , which is sponsored by the Community Capacity Building Coalition, a consortium of national minority-focused Read more »
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Need some encouragement

Posted by dakotalagrange, 9 Replies
...time reconnecting with that powerful person that I know that I can be. I have always gone through my life with the idea that HIV may eventually take my breath, but I refuse to let it take my life. I am thinking about my status everyday and... Read more »

find the positive side

Posted by lilmisskathy, 2 Replies
...HEY my name is kathy im 12 and im nt real sure that im ment 4 love sence im +... im black so half the kids at my school already think i got it because of my color.. im suppa athletic, i love runing track, playin basketball Read more »

Need a supportive Black Man

Posted by king4queen, 3 Replies
...status. Is there any straight men that want a relationship and a strong blk woman by their side? I know I do want a strong black man by mine. Read more »

Gay Men's Coordinator Black AIDS Institute

Posted by jobs
... Gay Men's Coordinator Black AIDS Institute SALARY RANGE: $30,500 - $40,000 plus benefits. POSITION OVERVIEW: The Gay Mens Coordinator (GMC) is an essential Read more »