Warning sign: The news on AIDS isn’t all good

Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Health agencies are warning of an “alarming” increase in AIDS-related deaths among adolescents, a new front line in the fight against a global epidemic that has waned in recent years.

This worrying new trend is a setback for efforts to eradicate the virus, according to a United Nations report released ahead of World AIDS Day on Dec. 1.

Source: Global Post (link opens in a new window)

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global health, HIV/AIDS, infectious diseases