HIVHIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) is one of the most talked about and researched STIs around the world because of its baffling nature and its devastating effects on the human immune system. As much as this virus is spoken about, it is never safe to assume that the facts about HIV are common knowledge to the sexually active and abstinent.

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With National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day approaching on March 10, it is important to lay down the facts about one of the leading causes of death amongst African American women in the U.S.  Is your knowledge about HIV accurate? Read the following points and become aware!

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