HIV testing

The legendary Dionne Warwick calls into The Tom Joyner Morning Show to talk about the importance of HIV testing, her work with the Acria organization and the shocking statistics surrounding women over 50 contracting the disease. Like BlackAmericaWeb.com on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter. (Photo credit: EVA HAMBACH/AFP/Getty Images)

TAKE CONTROL! GET EDUCATED! GET TESTED! KNOW YOUR STATUS! More than 1.2 million people in the U.S. are living with HIV, but one in six does not know they are positive. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends all Americans between the ages of 13-64 get tested for HIV as part of routine health […]

The headline is as frightening as it sounds: “Half Of Atlanta’s Newly Diagnosed HIV Patients Have AIDS, Grady Testing Finds.” Yet, what may sound like…

Today is National HIV Testing Day, but unfortunately we still have an issue with people, especially in the Black community, not being proactive about knowing…

TAKE CONTROL! GET EDUCATED! GET TESTED! KNOW YOUR STATUS! More than 1.1 million people in the U.S. are living with HIV, but one in six does not know they are positive. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends all Americans between the ages of 13-64 get tested for HIV as part of routine health […]

Filling in for the regular crew on Shade 45 (Sirius XM Radio) show “Sway in the Morning” over the holiday weekend, media personality Kelly Kinkaid sits down for a deeper discussion on the rise of HIV infections amongs the Black community with Debra Fraser Howze. As you might already know, OraSure now provides an in […]

What do you think? Should all Americans ages 15-64 be tested for HIV? A panel of medical experts is recommending that all Americans between the ages of 15-64 should be tested for HIV. The guidelines for testing should be, as easy as, a routine check-up. The panel also recommends that doctors offer and recommend HIV testing to […]