Federal health officials keep rolling out the hits ahead of World AIDS Day. The latest: Nearly 65 percent of HIV infections in metro Atlanta come from gay sex, a rate slightly higher than the national norm.
World AIDS Day on Dec. 1 always brings a round of bad news about HIV and gay men. There’s some hope, too, thanks to optimistic heath officials in Atlanta, but let’s just get the bad stuff out of the way.
Those troubling HIV numbers out this week showing a nearly 48 percent rise in HIV infections among black gay men over a four-year period? AID Atlanta and Eight Peace Productions have an empowering response.