Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, November 5th, 2000
Part of the problem is that the groups hardest to reach in prevention campaigns - high school dropouts, former inmates, and the homeless - are disproportionately black and Hispanic, Dr. David Satcher said.
Of an estimated 40,000 new infections over the 1999-2000 period, blacks accounted for more than 50% and Hispanics accounted for 19%, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). "When the AIDS...
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