HealthDay News: Sexuality
HIV Diagnoses Down in U.S., Except for Young Gay Males: CDC
A new report offers
good and bad news about the AIDS epidemic in the United States: The
annual diagnosis rate of HIV, the virus that causes the disease,
has dropped by one-third in the general population but has climbed
among young gay and bisexual males.
AIDS Epidemic May Be Subsiding: Report
A new United
Nations report suggests that the AIDS epidemic might be waning: The
number of new HIV infections worldwide is at a record low,
AIDS-related deaths are down 35 percent, and more people with HIV
are getting the lifesaving medications they need.