Posted on December 1, 2009 at 2:30pm
Dec. 1 marks the 21st celebration of World AIDS Day, an international day to raise awareness about HIV/AIDS.
Worldwide 33.4 million people live with HIV/AIDS, according to international AIDS charity, AVERT. Of those 33.4 million people, 1 million live in the United States. Every year the United States adds 56,000 people to that number.
To bring the number closer to home, 15,412 Ohioians live with HIV/AIDS, according to the Ohio Department of Health. In Hamilton County,… Continue