World AIDS Day
The White House in Washington is decorated to commemorate World AIDS Day, Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021. Courtesy of Susan Walsh / Associated Press
World AIDS Day
The White House in Washington is decorated to commemorate World AIDS Day, Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021. Courtesy of Susan Walsh / Associated Press

Nearly one in five people living with HIV in the U.S. don’t know their status, according to the most recent data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. And stereotypes about who is affected by the virus can lead people not to seek testing or preventative medication.

Reset talks with a doctor about efforts to reach cisgender women — especially Black women, who face higher rates of transmission.

GUEST: Dr. Sadia Haider, MD, acting chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology at RUSH University Medical Center

World AIDS Day
The White House in Washington is decorated to commemorate World AIDS Day, Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021. Courtesy of Susan Walsh / Associated Press
World AIDS Day
The White House in Washington is decorated to commemorate World AIDS Day, Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021. Courtesy of Susan Walsh / Associated Press

Nearly one in five people living with HIV in the U.S. don’t know their status, according to the most recent data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. And stereotypes about who is affected by the virus can lead people not to seek testing or preventative medication.

Reset talks with a doctor about efforts to reach cisgender women — especially Black women, who face higher rates of transmission.

GUEST: Dr. Sadia Haider, MD, acting chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology at RUSH University Medical Center