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Regina Benjamin
HIV: we can and must get to zero [Commentary]
HIV: we can and must get to zero [Commentary]

The havoc that HIV can wreak on a family and a community can be devastating. Over the past three decades, we have watched helplessly as friends and family members died from HIV-related illnesses. Each one lived life brimming with hope and energy, prepared to make tremendous contributions to society. Instead each was laid to rest. Their lives were taken by a preventable disease. While no amount of advocacy can bring back the lives stolen by this epidemic, we have the power to change the tide of HIV in black America and eliminate the impact of this preventable disease in communities across the country. On this World AIDS Day, we have one goal in mind — zeros across the board. That...

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