The findings highlight the persistent and stubborn disparities Black people experience all along the HIV prevention and care spectrum, from use of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) to rates of HIV acquisitionto HIV care and undetectable status. Finally, they gathered data for viral load to ascertain whether HIV-positive people had an undetectable viral load, defined as 200 or less, by six months after diagnosis. The vast majority lived in urban or metropolitan areas, but 897 (6%) lived in rural areas. And far from the 95% undetectable viral load goal, just 60% of Black people in rural areas reached an undetectable viral load by six months after diagnosis. Once again, men in urban and rural areas were less likely overall to have an undetectable viral load than women.
At Wellness Axis we want to encourage habits of wellness, Increase awareness of factors and resources contributing to well-being, Inspire and empower individuals to take responsibility for their own health, and to support a sense of community. Wellness can be thought of as the quality or state of being in good health.