The AIDS Fight Is Still On

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Better drugs, awareness and treatment are doing their work against AIDS, but the fight isn't over until the number of people with the virus drops to zero, activists say. Saturday is World AIDS Day, and events to mark the date are happening across Portland from now until Dec. 5.More than 5,000 Oregonians are living with HIV/AIDS, and about 76 percent of them in the Portland metro area, according to ...   More
 
Friday, November 30, 2012 ANDREA DAMEWOOD

Morrison Bridge to Turn Red in Honor of World AIDS Day


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If you drive over the Morrison Bridge this Wednesday evening, you may notice it's illuminated in red to raise awareness of World AIDS Day. Portland will be one of more than 30 U.S. cities to light up distinctive landmarks on Dec. 1 in red, highlighting health officials' goal of ending mother-to-child transmission of HIV by the year 2015. Also worth noting is that Starbucks and Dell will be ...   More
 
Monday, November 29, 2010 STACY BROWNHILL

What's Planned Locally For World AIDS Day


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Tomorrow is the 21st World AIDS Day. And local organizers have scheduled several events as part of the effort to raise awareness of the 25 million-plus people who have died from AIDS and the estimated 33 million people worldwide currently living with HIV. Cascade AIDS Project has hung 500 posters around the city and bought space on 25 billboards around the metro area. And there will be ...   More
 
Monday, November 30, 2009 JONATHAN CROWL

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