The AIDS Foundation of St. Louis' fifteenth Annual AIDS Walk (Saturday, April 17, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.) won't help the Gateway City lose its recently earned distinction as one of America's fattest cities -- the walk itself is only two miles. It may, however, help our city lose another distinction: With about 5,000 reported HIV/AIDS cases, St. Louis has one of the highest infection rates in the nation. And Thomas Adams, executive director of the AIDS Foundation of St. Louis, estimates the actual number of cases to be three to four... More >>>
By Scott Lokitz
Deanne Lane (left) and Thomas Adams are ready to make a difference at the fifteenth annual AIDS Walk.