The LIAAC Blog

News and thoughts from the Long Island Association for AIDS Care

May 16, 2018
by Liaacinc
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Long Island Association for AIDS Care (LIAAC) Recognizes National Prevention Week

National Prevention Week takes place annually, and is dedicated to increasing public awareness of substance abuse and mental health issues. This year the event takes place May 13 – 19. The three primary goals of National Prevention Week are: to … Continue reading

July 31, 2017
by Liaacinc
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Witnessing a Crisis: A Review of HBO Documentary “Warning: This Drug May Kill You”

By Sara Guando As children we would defend ourselves with the old saying “stick and stones…” As adults we know that, yes, sticks and stones might break your bones but words can also hurt you. In this day and age, … Continue reading

July 21, 2017
by Liaacinc
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Fifth Annual African American Hepatitis C Action Day

July 25, 2017 marks the Fifth Annual National African American Hepatitis C Action Day (NAAHCAD), lead by the National Black Leadership Commission on AIDS, Inc. (NBLCA) and the Coalition on Positive Health Empowerment (COPE). It is a day dedicated to … Continue reading