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CDC Statement on National HIV Testing Day 2017 Img

CDC Statement on National HIV Testing Day 2017

"June 27, is National HIV Testing Day (NHTD), a day to join together to make sure everyone knows the importance of HIV testing and early diagnosis and gets tested."

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CDC Statement on National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day 2017

This year's theme, _The Best Defense Is a Good Offense_, "calls women to take effective steps to protect themselves and others from HIV."

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CDC Statement on National HIV Testing Day

On June 27, HIV testing events will be occurring around the country. "By working to increase the number of persons who are aware of their HIV status, we will be one step closer to our goal of an AIDS-free generation," write Jonathan H. Mermin, M.D., ...

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CDC Statement on National Transgender HIV Testing Day

"Because transgender people, especially transgender women, are at high risk for acquiring HIV, there is an urgent need to expand HIV testing -- the critical first step along the continuum of care," write Jonathan H. Mermin, M.D., M.P.H., and Eugene M...

CDC Statement on National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day Img

CDC Statement on National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

"HIV remains an important health issue for women and adolescent girls, who comprise nearly one quarter of all people living with HIV in the United States," write Jonathan H. Mermin, M.D., M.P.H., and Eugene McCray, M.D.

CDC Statement on the Annual National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day Img
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CDC Statement on the Annual National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reminds us that gay and bisexual men of all races and ethnicities continue to be severely affected by HIV infection. HIV diagnoses continue to increase among young gay and bisexual men, and th...

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HIV and AIDS in the United States Update: World AIDS Day

December 1st is World AIDS Day, a time to pause and reflect on the global and domestic impact of HIV. Worldwide, there are about 35.3 million people living with HIV, with nearly three-fourths of the 2.1 million new HIV infections occurring in sub-Sah...

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CDC Statement on the Sixth Annual National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

This is the sixth annual National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day -- to raise awareness of the HIV epidemic among men who have sex with men (MSM) in the United States. Today, we take time to focus on the toll that HIV continues to take on our societ...