Example sentences for: stigma

How can you use “stigma” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Further evidence of how stigma leads to denial is the way in which newspaper obituaries avoid mentioning HIV/AIDS as a cause of death.

  • And by shaming and silencing the very people who could credibly speak for HIV prevention and provide care for HIV-positive others, stigma fuels the HIV epidemic, consigning more people to suffering and death.

  • And I'm asking that a shoe company's elevation of someone like Iverson become a source of stigma among socially conscious shoe buyers.

  • Stigma is of utmost concern because it is both the cause and effect of secrecy and denial, which are both catalysts for HIV transmission.

  • Public attitudes, stigma among them, help to sustain the entire unjust system.

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