World AIDS Day

World AIDS Day is December 1. Each year, it’s an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, to show support for people living with HIV, and to commemorate those who have died from an AIDS-related illness. Founded in 1988, World AIDS Day was the first ever global health day. Globally, there […]

Knowing your status increases your chances for a longer, healthier life.

World AIDS Day is the perfect time to unlearn the nonsense and put the conspiracy theories to rest.


December 1st is World AIDS Day and actress and longtime philanthropist Sheryl Lee Ralph is committed to getting the word out about the importance of…

As millions of people around the globe observed World AIDS Day on Sunday, Bishop T.D. Jakes (pictured) and his Potter’s House megachurch, provided free HIV testing…

On the eve of the 25th World AIDS Day, President Barack Obama expressed hope, proclaiming that an “AIDS-free generation is within our reach.” RELATED:  Young…

What are the consequences of HIV/AIDS in your community and how does the spread of HIV/AIDS impact the health of residents, both infected and non infected? Join the Montgomery County Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc in a frank discussion on the impact and consequences of HIV and AIDS in Montgomery County on World […]

In 2006 William Brawner revealed in a magazine article that he had AIDS. The news shocked his friend and former Howard University classmates. Brawner was somewhat of a ladies man and was so in denial of his status that he often practiced unprotected sex. SEE ALSO: World Records Broken In 2011 Now he is on […]

NEW YORK (AP) — Health officials said Thursday they are recommending that any person living with HIV be offered AIDS drugs as soon as they are diagnosed with the virus, an aggressive move that has been shown to prolong life and stem the spread of the disease. Standard practice has been to have patients put […]

Today is World Aids Day and we want you to take action to tackle HIV prejudice and to protect yourself and others from HIV transmission.Make sure you get tested and know your status. Here are some Black celebs lost to HIV/AIDS: To see the rest of this gallery to to Kim Kardashian “Dies” For […]

Alicia Keys, Swizz Beatz and Serena Williams have posed as if they were dead for the “Keep A Child Alive” foundation. Starting tomorrow, World Aids Day, some of the biggest names in R&B and pop will commit “social suicide” by banning themselves from social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter. They will not sign […]

Alicia Keys and Usher have agreed to go offline on Wednesday, which is World AIDS Day, to raise awareness for Keep A Child Alive, a charity by Digital Life Sacrifice. The participating celebrities include Lady Gaga, Serena Williams, Justin Timberlake, Jennifer Hudson, Kim and Khloe Kardashian, Janelle Monae, and others. They have all joined forces to silence their social […]