Skip to main content

AIDS

Recent Posts

Dr. Sandy Says: GET TESTED!

Sandra Fryhofer, MD - Tuesday, October 8, 2013 - 4:00am

HIV can be treated. You can live with it. Just look at Magic Johnson. But first -you have to know you have it. Over 1 million Americans have HIV. 20 to 25% of them don’t know it. Testing is vital.

In some Atlanta zip codes, the AIDS epidemic is as high as the infection rate in some African nations (Photo Credit: AIDS Vu)

Two Way Street: In Atlanta's Core, The AIDS Epidemic Is Skyrocketing

Shauna Stuart - Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 8:24am

The 1993 film Philadelphia starred actor Tom Hanks as a young lawyer dying of AIDS. Although the AIDS epidemic had started some 10 years earlier, the film was the first Hollywood feature to show the devastating toll...

World AIDS Day: Jeffrey Schmalz Narrates His Last Days

Ashley Rucker - Monday, November 30, 2015 - 9:30am

December 1st is World AIDS Day. AIDS is still a devastating disease that affects millions of people around the world. In the early 80’s and 90’s, a time when even saying the word AIDS was taboo, many people lost...

All volunteers receive training, free parking and a catered meal provided by C. Parks Catering.

Get More Info »