African Americans have the most severe burden of HIV of all racial/ethnic groups
... about HIV testing may also place many African Americans at higher risk and ...
Feb 7, 2016 ... The HIV epidemic has been plaguing our country for almost 35 years, and it has
... Today, African-Americans account for only 13 percent of the ...
There are many ideas about why HIV in blacks is such a big problem. ... African-
Americans are more likely to be uninsured ... Stigma may also silence men who
have sex with ...
Apr 25, 2014 ... Black Americans have been disproportionately affected by HIV/AIDS since the ....
Many of these men did not know they were infected.
While African-Americans individually may not have believed they were at risk ....
living with HIV, is typical of many African-American women learning their status ...
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.
Jul 5, 2012 ... AIDS is the primary killer of African-Americans ages 19 to 44, and the ... many of
whom have been divided on their response to the epidemic.
Feb 7, 2014 ... In 2010 alone, approximately 16,188 African Americans/Blacks were diagnosed
with AIDS in the United States, this is a number that has slowly ...
February 7, is National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, designed to get the
African American community to understand the extent to which it is infected and ...
Feb 23, 2016 ... While the lifetime risk of a positive HIV diagnosis has fallen from 1 in 78
Americans overall in 2005 to 1 in 99 today, the decline has not been ...