Today is World AIDS Day

aidsThis is not something to celebrate but rather something to remember. Here are the numbers

30 years ago AIDS was identified
24 Million people have since died
33 Million people are currently infected
3 Million were infected last year worldwide
500,000 people are living with AIDS in the US
45% of this number are Black
35% of this number are White
50% of this number are women.

Numbers to remember

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