If you are on Twitter, it is a must that you follow Rae Lewis-Thorton. She is beautiful, vivacious, HIV-positive and does not mind sharing her experience and wisdom with all of us.
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Here is her bio from her website:
|Emmy Award Winning AIDS Activist, Rae Lewis-Thornton was diagnosed with HIV at the age of 23. She rose to national acclaim when she told her compelling life story on the cover of Essence magazine. Despite living with HIV/AIDS for over 20 years, she travels the country using her life as an example that AIDS is a non-discriminatory disease. Her anticipated autobiography, Unprotected- A Memoir, will be release in 2009 by Hyperion Publishers.|
|Rae Lewis-Thornton, Inc was founded by Rae Lewis-Thornton to focus on AIDS education. Primarily destroying myths and stereotypes surrounding who can, and how one becomes infected with HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) know to cause AIDS (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome). Through lectures, she focuses on:
Prevention of HIV
Promoting Early Testing and Detection of HIV
Living with HIV/AIDS