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  Breast cancer basics Breast cancer is more common in older adults. At age 30, a woman’s risk of getting the disease is 1 in 227Trusted Source. By age 60, a woman has a 1 in 28 chanceTrusted Source of receiving this diagnosis. Although the odds are much lower for younger women, they can and do get breast cancer. More than 13,000 women ages 40 or under will be diagnosed this year. When breast cancer is diagnosed at a young age, it’s more likely to be aggressive and to spread quickly. Young women may not get a diagnosis right away because many organizations don’t recommend...

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 NATIONAL GAY MEN'S HIV/AIDS AWARENESS DAY September 27 In 2008 the National Association of People with AIDS launched this observance day. Find your best HIV prevention and treatment options. September 27 is National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, a day of action to focus on what each of us can do to reduce the toll of HIV among gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men (MSM). Although only 2% of the US population, gay and bisexual men account for more than half of the 1.2 million people living with HIV in the United States and...

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  On June 5 people across the nation will celebrate and honor the long-term survivors of the HIV/AIDS epidemic and to raise awareness about their needs, issues and journeys. Learn more at this observance day website provided by LKA, the community lead for this day. See everything about HIV/AIDS here

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  August 30 RAHMA and its partners lead the planning for National Faith HIV & AID AIDS Awareness Day , The observance is intended to engage faith communities to work together for HIV/AIDS education, prevention, treatment, care and support, and to reduce and eliminate stigma and discrimination. NFHAAD was first observed in 2017 and is annually observed on the last Sunday in August.  The 2020 observance will be marked on August 30. Event Planning GuideAwareness Days Calendar Card (PDF 1.39 MB)

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September 18 The AIDS Institute  leads this observance day. This day brings attention to the growing number of people living long and full lives with HIV and to their health and social needs.          The AIDS Institute invites you to join us for National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day (NHAAD), observed annually on September 18th.  National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness day focuses on the challenging issues facing the aging population with regards to HIV prevention, testing, care and treatment. In addition, there is an increased need for prevention, research, and data targeting the aging population, medical understanding of the aging...

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