Published in AIDS Weekly, December 7th, 1998
During every minute of the year, 11 people - men, women, and children - contracted HIV, bringing the worldwide total to 33.4 million infected people. The United Nations agency (UNAIDS) said more than 95 percent of all HIV infected people now live in the developing world.
"The epidemic has not been overcome anywhere. Virtually every country in the world has seen new infections in 1998 and the epidemic is ... out of control in many places," UNAIDS said in its annual...
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