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September 27

In 2008 the National Association of People with AIDS launched this observance day to recognize the disproportionate impact of the epidemic on gay men.

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National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

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The CDC campaign Doing It motivates adults to get tested for HIV and know their status. Get posters, banners, videos and more.

The Start Talking. Stop HIV. campaign seeks to reduce HIV infections among gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men.

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