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HIV - AIDS

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  • World of Chocolate Winter Gala supports AIDS Foundation

    World of Chocolate Winter Gala supports AIDS Foundation
    Historic Union Station overflowed with holiday cheer and sweet treats for the World of Chocolate's Winter Gala presented by the AIDS Foundation of Chicago on Dec. 4. For this 13th annual event, more than 1,100 guests enjoyed tasty samplings from 22...
  • In Theory: Should sex-ed in schools tell the whole story?

    The documentary “deepsouth” chronicles four people in the American South and how they are trying to find a solution to the region’s HIV epidemic. In the film, there is a scene where a health teacher in Mississippi uses candies in cups to...
  • Prince Harry reveals a secret as he campaigns on AIDS

    Prince Harry reveals a secret as he campaigns on AIDS
    Britain's Prince Harry revealed one of his biggest fears on Monday - public speaking - as he coaxed other celebrities to speak out about their secret anxieties as part of an online campaign to reduce stigma associated with HIV/AIDS. By revealing their...
  • He Was An Activist On AIDS, Education, Politics

    David Kovacs was an activist who worked hard to improve his world. A longtime resident of Hartford, he worked behind the scenes to help elect a mayor and a state representative. At New Britain High School, he helped his special-education students with...
  • Newport News clinic holding HIV/AIDS awareness event on Monday, World AIDS Day

    Newport News clinic holding HIV/AIDS awareness event on Monday, World AIDS Day
    Only 30 percent of Americans with HIV have the virus under control, according to "Vital Signs," a recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It reported that two-thirds of the 1.2 million living with HIV in 2011 had not...
  • AIDS awareness candlelight vigil honors those who died

    AIDS awareness candlelight vigil honors those who died
    Bill Moore was walking toward the end of the 50 or so people on a candlelight walk Sunday evening, the eve of World AIDS Day. He held the candle in his left hand in remembrance of his brother who died of AIDS in 1987. "He was always the cautious one....
  • Dine at Francesca restaurants, donate to AIDS Foundation Monday

    Dine at Francesca restaurants, donate to AIDS Foundation Monday
    If you dine at one of several Francesca restaurants Monday, some of your bill will benefit AIDS awareness and advocacy. Francesca's Tavola (Arlington Heights), along with Chicago-based Mia Francesca (3311 N. Clark St.), Francesca's Bryn Mawr (1039 W....
  • World AIDS Day 2014: HIV, AIDS diagnoses, deaths dropping in L.A.

    World AIDS Day 2014: HIV, AIDS diagnoses, deaths dropping in L.A.
    On World AIDS Day, here's a quick overview of HIV/AIDS in Los Angeles County. According to the county Division of HIV and STD Programs, there were 47,148 people living with HIV in the county as of Dec. 31, 2013. Improved HIV treatment over the years has...
  • On World AIDS Day, Broward residents strive to end stigma of disease

    FORT LAUDERDALE Rosalind Osgood's father hid his AIDS diagnosis from his family and died alone in a health care facility several years ago. "He didn't want to put his family through the agony because he felt that the stigma was just too much for us to...
  • World of Chocolate Gala raises $134,000 for AIDS Chicago

    World of Chocolate Gala raises $134,000 for AIDS Chicago
    The Event: More than 1,100 sweet-and savory-tooths got to indulge their chocolate fantasies at Chicago’s Union Station on Dec. 4, sampling the edible creations prepared by 22 top Chicago chocolatiers, chefs and caterers for the 13th annual World...
  • Church, sorority mark World AIDS Day

    St. Mark AME Zion Church in East Chicago opened the doors Monday for the 2nd Annual World AIDS Day Gospel Explosion. A Chicago-based dance company, “Praize Productions,” joined a host of other performers. “We use the arts to uplift and...