Did you know that an estimated 56,300 Americans are infected with HIV each year? Were you aware that approximately 1.1 million Americans are living with HIV/AIDS?

AIDS Awareness Month begins each year with World AIDS Day on Dec. 1. It is dedicated to raising awareness of the AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome) pandemic, caused by the spread of HIV infection. HIV( Human Immunodeficiency Virus) is transmitted through direct contact of a mucous membrane or the bloodstream with a bodily fluid containing HIV, such as blood, semen, vaginal fluid, and breast milk The awareness campaign is commemorated with events around the world.

To learn more about HIV/AIDS, please visit http://www.aids.gov/. If you lost a loved one, friend or colleague to this deadly disease, please feel free to post an “In Memory of” under our comment section. Thank you. Peace & Blessings Always!

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  1. In Memory Of Bernard Way! Gone too soon! Rest in peace my dear friend!
    Forever young,
    Kym

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