National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, February 7, 2006

February 2006
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;2/3/2006, Vol. 55 Issue 4, p105
The article announces that the National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day will be held on February 7, 2006 in the U.S. This observance is sponsored by a coalition of nongovernment organizations, with support from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, to call attention to the disproportionate impact of HIV and AIDS on the Black population in the country. The article also mentions the risk factors for HIV infection.


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