In the hopes of highlighting some of the problems that the affected women face and also the current situation in the city, I will discuss the causes, effects and prevention measures for this disease in New York City. In this report, I will focus on:
The trends in HIV/AIDS infection among women. This will include the groups and neighborhoods are most affected. It will also include how the disease is transmitted.
The issues of concern for women living with HIV/AIDS.
The available care services specifically targeted to women.
The recommendations to help women come out of this danger that they face.