National HIV Testing Day is held every year today, June 27th, to raise awareness and encourage citizens to get tested for HIV. Of course this is especially for those at risk but anyone can benefit from early detection and subsequent treatment.
In an appalling side, note the National Association of People With AIDS closed its doors in February this year after being forced to file for bankruptcy. So if ever there was a time for awareness campaigns for people with AIDS and fundraising efforts to find a cure for HIV, this is it.
Here is a lists of some of our other blog posts on HIV.