Published in AIDS Weekly, August 4th, 2003
"All it takes is introducing someone with HIV, and we'll have a fairly large outbreak on our hands," Sarah Patrick, a contract epidemiologist for Indian Health Service, said.
She said the high number of sexually transmitted diseases (STD) reported in American Indians in South Dakota is an indication of unhealthy behaviors that are ideal for nurturing an HIV outbreak.
STDs are diagnosed in Indians...
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