Living with HIV

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    5 Things To Know About National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

    What is National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day? LIKE BlackDoctor.org on Facebook! Get Your Daily Medicine…For LIFE! February 7 is Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, a national…

    Rae Lewis-Thornton: “Each Day Renders A Right Now”

    Well, here I go again!! I started IV medication last Tuesday and this week makes round two. I know for sure that I least have…

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    President Obama Announces New Project To Cure HIV

    President Obama has announced that his administration is shifting $100 million into research efforts aimed at finding a cure for HIV. READ: Black Celebrities Who’ve…

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    6 Imporant Keys To Living With HIV & AIDS

    Is it truly possible to live a health life with HIV/AIDS? Yes! Living with HIV/AIDS presents a unique set of challenges, some of which are…

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    HIV Among Youth

    Today’s youth need age-appropriate HIV prevention education provided by parents, schools, the community, and web-based educational programs. They need to be taught early about HIV…

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    You Have HIV…But You’re Still You

    You’ve been diagnosed with HIV. You’re adjusted to your everyday routine. You’re taking your medications. You’re checking in regularly with your doctor. But, despite all…

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    Why Is There A Ban On Blood?

    Did you know that there is currently an FDA ban on blood donations from gay and bisexual men? LIKE BlackDoctor.org on Facebook! Get Your Daily…

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    My Story: “The Power Of Knowledge…”

    Knowledge is a powerful thing. We can use it for greatness or use it against the natural order of the life that God has given…

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    Living With HIV: Do You Need Supplements?

    Staying healthy when you’re HIV positive is about so much more than taking antiretrovirals. Yes, HIV medications are the most important part of the equation…

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    15 Shocking Symptoms Of HIV

    Within a month or two of HIV entering the body, 40% to 90% of people experience flulike symptoms known as acute retroviral syndrome (ARS). But…

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    HIV Infections Increasing In Urban Black Men

    More than 30 years after the beginning of the AIDS epidemic, young people are again taking dangerous risks with their lives, according to a new…

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    The Most Frequently Asked HIV/AIDS Questions

    According to the National Center for Health Statistics, HIV/AIDS is one of the top 10 leading causes of death for African Americans. African Americans account…

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    AIDS Q&A 2012: Are Blacks Still Suffering The Most?

    The HIV/AIDS epidemic in the African American community made its “debut” in the early 1980′s and is entering its third decade as one of this…