HIV-infected blood samples have been found from as early as 1959 in Africa (see
... but much more slowly, and not as completely in black Americans as in other ...
6 days ago ... African Americans have the most severe burden of HIV of all ... about HIV testing
may also place many African Americans at higher risk and ...
Sep 29, 2015 ... By race, blacks/African Americans face the most severe burden of HIV. ... HIV
Incidence (new infections): The estimated incidence of HIV has ...
In many ways, African-Americans are bearing the brunt of the HIV crisis in the
United ... Stigma may also silence men who have sex with men but don't tell their
Black/African Americans accounted for 46% of all new HIV infections in 2013,
and ... Specifically, the 'Act Against AIDS' campaign has many strands that target
Apr 25, 2014 ... Black Americans have been disproportionately affected by HIV/AIDS since the ....
Many of these men did not know they were infected.
Jul 31, 2014 ... Fewer and fewer people are getting infected with HIV each year, though the gap
between black and white Americans has not shrunk much.
In 2014, an estimated 2 million people were newly infected with HIV. ... have
contracted HIV and close to 39 million have died of AIDS-related causes. ... live in
sub-Saharan Africa—including 88% of the world's HIV-positive children. ...
87,000 new HIV infections and 41,000 AIDS-related deaths in Latin America in
There are many factors that have been cited asreasons why African American
men and women have relatively high rates of HIVinfection and AIDS. The two