hiv prevention

A pair of blue-gloved hands gives a white stick to a pair of Black hands. Light blue paper lines the table below, a blue and white box of gloves sits on the table

The Best Medication to Prevent HIV is Hard to Find Where It's Needed Most

The dangerously scarce availability of PrEP is contributing to high HIV infection rates in Black men.

Bonnie Watson Coleman and David Johns. Two Black people in dark jackets sit in room facing camera

WATCH: Lawmakers, Advocates Center Black Women on National Women and Girls HIV Awareness Day

Representative Bonnie Watson Coleman and David Johns of National Black Justice Coalition join forces to increase access to lifesaving health care for Black women and girls, who represent two of every three women diagnosed with HIV.

CDC Trying Out Free Rapid HIV/AIDS Test at Rural and Urban Drugstores

Throughout the two-year initiative, CDC will provide training for staff in community pharmacies and retail clinics in 12 urban areas and 12 rural areas with high HIV prevalence or significant unmet HIV testing needs.

20 Years Ago Today, Magic Johnson Made HIV Not Just a White Gay Male Disease

Magic Johnson announced he was HIV-positive twenty years ago today. He did more for HIV/AIDS awareness than former President Ronald Reagan.

AIDS Researchers Eye Flurry of Promising Vaccine Developments

Recent weeks have witnessed a series of striking advancements in developing a vaccine for the 30-year-old epidemic that’s ravaging black neighborhoods.