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Conquering Cancer

Self pity is not an option for me. When it comes to AIDS, I accept it and then I do whatever's in my power to control and defeat it.

-- Shirlene Cooper, 51 HIV/AIDS housing activist Diagnosed with HIV in 1997

A Huge Lump on My Right Breast: A Blog Entry by Maria T. Mejia Img

A Huge Lump on My Right Breast: A Blog Entry by Maria T. Mejia

I have been holding back on talking about something that has been going on ... Well, I noticed a big lump on my right breast and it hurt. So like always, I was quick with my health and made an appointment for a digital mammogram and an ultrasound tha...

October Is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month: A Blog Entry by Rev. Andrena Ingram Img

October Is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month: A Blog Entry by Rev. Andrena Ingram

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Now, I know you may be wondering what does it have to do with HIV? From this website, I found this bit of useful information: "HIV weakens the immune system and allows the growth of other viruses that can cau...