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Women's Health and HIV/AIDS

The human immunodeficiency virus, or HIV, is a sexually transmitted infection and causes acquired immunodeficiency syndrome, or AIDS. Today, about one in four Americans living with HIV are women. See the following links for information on preventing HIV infection, HIV testing, living with HIV/AIDS, treatments for HIV /AIDS, research on HIV / AIDS, and some information on the National HIV/AIDS Strategy.

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CDC Media Campaign

From the CDC's "Act Against AIDS" campaign, videos that tell the stories of American Indians and Alaska Natives living with HIV:


Poster of a woman, man and little girl
Poster of a woman