Sexually transmitted disease rates are rising faster in San Diego County than the nation as a whole, causing experts to speculate about whether it’s being caused by increased testing, or perhaps changing attitudes about safe sex.
Tonight, the San Diego LGBT Community Center will present a discussion with author Sean Strubs on his book "Body Counts: A Memoir of Politics, Sex, AIDS and Survival." Long-time LGBT journalist Rex Wockner will moderate the discussion.
Mama’s Kitchen was awarded a $10,000 matching grant from the San Diego Human Dignity Foundation (SDHDF), for its AIDS Nutrition Program. The check was presented at Mama’s Kitchen’s Tree of Life event, honoring World AIDS Day.
Over a four-decade nursing career, Vicky Sanchez has built a reputation for being motherly, yet no-nonsense. The HIV nurse case manager received the top award as the County marked World AIDS Day by recognizing four women for their fight against HIV/AIDS in the San Diego region.