Latest by Lakin Starling

5 Ways Adults Can Help Young People Avoid Getting HIV/AIDS

It's easy to bemoan the lack of HIV awareness -- and what seems, at times, to be a willful ignorance to HIV risk -- among teenagers in the U.S. But it's important for adults, particularly parents, to take that one step further and push back against t...

By Lakin Starling for The Black AIDS Institute

Taking a Stand for an AIDS-Free Future

"This morning, I took a personal step towards ending the HIV/AIDS epidemic," Lakin Starling writes for Black AIDS Institute. "I signed The Washington D.C. Declaration, a petition to raise awareness about the great opportunity we have right now to end...

By Lakin Starling for The Black AIDS Institute