STDs, STIs, HIV - Archive

India AIDS Threat 5 Times Higher than Estimated (2/06)

Recent surveys have shown the HIV prevalence rate in Bihar to be about five times higher than what was believed all this while.

Eight populous districts in the state have been found grappling with an HIV epidemic with alarmingly high prevalence rates.

[India Times, 2/09/06; Abstinence Clearinghouse Update, 9 Feb06]