Argentina, HIV rates triple for those age 45 and older

Posted on October 31, 2011 • Filed under: Argentina, Latin America Health, Social Issues, TRAVEL

HIV infection in adults over 45 years almost tripled in the last decade in Argentina, a trend driven by increased sexual activity thanks to Viagra and are not protected by condoms, according to health statistics released today.
The infection rate increased from 7 to 20% of new infections, according to studies of the Argentine Ministry of Health published by the newspaper “Clarin.” Read Article

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