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To absent friends...

Today is World AIDS Day. Each year, I spend part of the day remembering people I have known who left this world too soon because of that disease. 201 more words


It's World AIDS Day - Get Tested

Ok, you can’t get tested for AIDS, but you can get tested for HIV, and you should.

Unless you’re a lesbian who only sleeps with women who’ve only slept with women*, you’re at some risk of contracting HIV. 472 more words


World AIDS Day: 8 dangerous HIV myths debunked by the experts

HIV/AIDS is one of the highest profile diseases of our times, but many of us are still ignorant about key aspects of the illness, how it works and how to live with it. 1,289 more words


World AIDS Day and poverty in the UK

1st of December, World AIDS Day, is often a difficult time for me. Recalling friends lost, and a good part of my life spent trying to make our lives, as people living with HIV better, I often feel we are not getting very far. 913 more words


Today is World AIDS day

Today is World AIDS Day. From the CDC, today is an opportunity for people to work actively and collaboratively with partners around the world to raise awareness about HIV and help us move closer to the goal of an AIDS-free generation. 534 more words


HIV Stigma is Institutional; Simply Raising Awareness Won't Help

As part of World AIDS Day, Pills and Policies attended a panel discussion on HIV stigma at the University of Oxford. This was organised by Sexpression, Oxford LGBTQ S… 741 more words