HIV

Denise Richards is the center of conversation after Charlie Sheen's HIV-positive diagnosis news.

Charlie Sheen is reportedly set to reveal his HIV positive status on the Today Show.

Philanthropist and business maven Bill Gates has donated $5.8 million to HIV vaccine research as part of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The grand donation…

North Korea is claiming to have found the cure for HIV, Ebola, various cancers, and more. New reports say the miracle drug is actually extracted…

#KNOWYOURSTATUS: Grady Hospital’s Shocking Details, HIV/AIDS Cases Increase Daily WOTSN can not stress enough how important it is to know your status. According to Atlanta’s NPR station WABE, Grady Hospital reports that since starting routine HIV testing programs in 2013 they have diagnosed an average of: CLICK HERE

The headline is as frightening as it sounds: “Half Of Atlanta’s Newly Diagnosed HIV Patients Have AIDS, Grady Testing Finds.” Yet, what may sound like…

Let’s take a good long look at HIV rate in our community. By Denise Dunbar We have to stop ignoring this!  New CDC numbers show a distressing trend. There’s an increasing number of young people, ages 13 – 24 becoming infected with the HIV virus!! (What’s really going on?!!) According to health professionals, of all […]

Spread the word about HIV and AIDS in our community. And mark February 7th as National Black HIV/ AIDS Awareness Day. Blacks represent 12 percent of the U.S. population, yet account for nearly half  of new HIV infections. Health officials urge more frequent testing for everyone especially pregnant women. Dale Harrison with the Leon County […]

Initiative focuses on ending the HIV epidemic in metro Atlanta The Atlanta Area Outreach Initiative (AAOI) will be hosting its 16th year with an event that will prove to have a significant and lasting impact on the HIV epidemic within the Metropolitan Atlanta Area. The AAOI event will focus on getting individuals who are not […]

AIDS and HIV are not the immediate death sentences they once were. But of course, that’s no excuse for us to stay lax on practicing…

The fight against HIV/AIDS has taken another huge leap in the right direction thanks to researchers at Temple University. A team at the school led…

  Waiting for your HIV test results to come back can be the most nerve-wracking 20 minutes of your life. Luckily, Special K has some suggestions to…