New HIV Infections Highest Among Urban Gay, Bisexual Men

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New HIV Infections Highest Among Urban Gay, Bisexual Men
Fri, 11-30-2012 - 8:20am

If you are young, gay, and live in a large city, take care of yourself. According to this Health Day News article, "The war against HIV/AIDS is far from over, U.S. health officials said on Thursday, with gay and bisexual men in urban centers accounting for most new infections in the United States..."The HIV epidemic in the United States highlights inequities," said Dr. Jonathan Mermin, director of CDC's Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention. "One is that gay and bisexual men are over 40 times more likely to have HIV than heterosexuals, and urban areas of the United States have higher HIV prevalence than rural areas."more

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