Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, February 14th, 2006
According to a recent report published in the Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, "This study examined injection drug use and HIV risk behaviors in a predominantly African American sample of homeless men with mental illness.
"Personal interviews focusing on injection drug use and sexual risk behaviors were completed with 240 homeless mentally ill men in two shelters in a southeastern city."
"Sixty-two (26%) of the 240 men injected drugs. Among the injection drug users...
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