The HIV epidemic

human ,immunodeficiency ,VirusThe economic disaster swept the epidemic of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV / AIDS), mainly among drug users, reported on Saturday the Ministry of Health of the country.
Since 2011 Greece is experiencing an unprecedented spread of HIV among people who use drugs intravenously, in the heart of Athens, increase in the incidence was 1500% by the end of the year. In past years, the number of infections was very low – 10-15 per year – said in a press release from the Ministry of Health.
In the four years already registered 115 cases of infection among drug users, but for 2012 they are expected to more than 300.
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