Ed Team

Missed Opportunities to Address HIV

Filed By Ed Team | June 27, 2009 7:30 AM | comments

Filed in: Quote of the Day
Tags: HIV/AIDS, LGBT youth, teens

"At the end of 2006, an estimated 48 percent of adolescents and young adults infected with HIV were unaware of their infection, representing missed opportunities for diagnosis, treatment and reduction in the number of new HIV transmissions."

--The Centers for Disease Control, in a new report. June 27 is National HIV Testing Day.


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