Speak GlamHer’s mission is to speak and lead efforts that educate, empower, and bring glamour to health issues that impact women of color.
But why is this important?
1 in 9 women living with HIV are unaware they have it
1 in 48 Black women in the U.S. will be diagnosed with HIV in their lifetime
87 % of Black women living with HIV contracted it through heterosexual contact
The rate of HIV transmission for black women is nearly 16x of white women and 5x the rate of hispanic women