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World AIDS Day raises awareness, fights stigma of HIV/AIDS Lifestyle

By: Shaunte Sterling December 1 is World AIDS Day, a day marked with vigils and gatherings across the globe. When it comes to HIV, experts say it is important to understand the symptoms and be aware of how to avoid contracting the virus. Similar to the flu, someone who is infected will feel fever, nausea, vomiting, sore

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Lawsuit for clean needles in prisons News

Advocates for clean needles and syringes in prisons are suing the federal government for human rights violations By Claire McCormack Steven Simons and four AIDS support networks are filing a lawsuit against the government at the Ontario Superior Court of Justice on Tuesday. A former Ontario prison inmate, and HIV/AIDS organizations are telling the federal

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