What’s Really Behind the AIDS Epidemic in Black America?

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Disproportionate Poverty

In 2010, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that the largest risk factor for HIV in America was poverty. Poverty limits your access to quality health care, health literacy, HIV testing, overall education and housing, which all have been linked to HIV transmission. 

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