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By Karen Nieves-Lugo, PhD, MPH (Postdoctoral Fellow at George Washington University)
October 15th is National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day, and this year’s theme is “We’ll Defeat AIDS con Ganas!” But why is it important to talk about acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) in the Latino community? 1,246 more words
HIV project reduces infections among positive individuals, using a basic care package and health messaging.
WHILE considerable global attention, is on increasing availability and access to antiretroviral therapy (ART) for people living with HIV/AIDS (PLHIV), these efforts are impeded by opportunistic infections that can be prevented through simple healthy practices like consumption of clean water, sleeping under an insecticide treated mosquito net (ITN) and practicing safe sex. 847 more words