Oakland women lead effort against HIV with billboard campaign, free testing
Black women have been at the forefront of AIDS prevention effort for decades. As a member of Delta Sigma Theta, I have been walking, fund raising, doing collections and doing AIDS awareness programs long before this dreaded condition before it became one of the primary health risks for black women. HIV testing has become much easier and there is promising research on eliminating this deadly foe. But the prevention strategy has always been the same…WRAP IT UP!!!!