Recap of National Latino AIDS Awareness Day 2010 Posts

Content From: HIV.govPublished: October 15, 20102 min read


Agencies across the Federal government are observing National Latino AIDS Awareness Day (NLAAD) today, October 15th. This week we've heard from Federal and community leaders about the importance of NLAAD and this year's theme, Save a Life. It might be your own. Get tested for HIV. According to the CDC, the rate of new AIDS diagnoses among Latino men is three times that of white men, and the rate among Latinas is five times that of white women. At, we encourage increased awareness, testing and linkages to care for the Hispanic/Latino community. Here's a summary of our NLAAD blog posts.