HIV/AIDS ignorance

According to this report from the Toronto Star, complaints have been lodged against a judge who, being ignorant about HIV/AIDS and how it is or is not spread, made an HIV-positive witness wear a mask while testifying in court. As if people living with HIV/AIDS don’t have to deal with enough stigma! Read the full article here and if you have any questions about HIV/AIDS you can learn more information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) web site.

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About Dr. Debby Herbenick

Dr. Debby Herbenick

Dr. Debby Herbenick is a sex researcher at Indiana University, sexual health educator at The Kinsey Institute, columnist, and author of five books about sex and love. Learn more about her work at www.sexualhealth.indiana.edu.