AIDS

President Obama announced a new initiative in the pursuit of a cure for HIV at the National Institutes of Health on World AIDS Day on…

Today marks the 25th commemoration of World AIDS Day. This is a day for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, show their support…

Face the Fact: According to the CDC (Centers For Disease Control), African Americans have a higher incidence of HIV infection of all racial/ethnic groups in the United States. Compared with other races and ethnicities, African Americans account for a higher proportion of HIV infections at all stages, from new infections to deaths.   Look at […]

On Saturday November 3rd, the Radio One Family took part in the KEEPthePROMISEonAIDS.org event. Check out some photos from the day:

Join Majic 107.5-97.5 on Sunday, October 21st at Piedmont Park for the 22nd Annual AIDS Walk Atlanta & 5K Run. The event has grown to be the largest AIDS-related fundraising event in the Southeast.  In 2011 alone, the walk had over 12,000 registered participants and raised over $1 million, marking an increase of $82,000 over 2010 levels.   […]

The Atlanta blogger who broke the story about a married man who allegedly spread HIV to Full Gospel Baptist Church members called Majic 107.5 / 97.5 and spoke to Carol Blackmon in an attempt to set the record straight. Blogger William McCray said that Craig Lamar Davis is not a pastor or bishop at Full […]

Bishop Paul S. Morton of Atlanta’s Full Gospel Baptist Church has responded to a scathing story alleging that a man named Pastor Craig Lamar Davis was arrested for allegedly spreading HIV among Full Gospel church members. Bishop Morton responded to the scandal on his Twitter page and said that not only is Davis not a […]

An Atlanta church pastor is under fire for allegedly spreading HIV among his church members. At least two victims have come forward to press charges against Pastor Craig Lamar Davis of Atlanta’s Full Gospel Baptist Church. The shocking news went viral after it was posted on a blog by an angry church member and ex […]

Atlanta is in the midst of a crisis because the rate in which African-American women in the city are being infected with HIV is now being compared to some third world countries. Studies have shown that black women now make up 60 percent of newly reported HIV cases. The CDC has reported that 1 of […]

At least 75% of babies born to HIV positive mothers will test HIV negative without medical intervention. Studies have shown that for properly nourished HIV positive expectant mothers receiving regular prenatal care, over 90% of their children test negative with no drug therapy.What happens when your child tests positive for HIV? UN Launches New AIDS […]

The 30-year battle against AIDS is an unbelievable chapter in the history of medicine and 30 years later more than 60-million people around the world have been diagnosed with HIV, the virus that causes AIDS. And of those, 25-million people have died as there is no cure. On June 5, 1981, a bombshell quietly exploded […]

In a significant step toward an AIDS vaccine, U.S. government scientists have discovered three powerful antibodies, the strongest of which neutralizes 91% of HIV strains, more than any AIDS antibody yet discovered.