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    Youth Put a Dent in AIDS Epidemic
    Andie_WebMD_Staff posted:
    United Nations Study Shows Behavioral Changes Among Young People May Help Improve AIDS Outlook

    Younger people across the globe, including those who live in Africa and other areas hard hit by AIDS , may be helping to ease the epidemic, a new study shows.

    There was a 25% reduction in HIV prevalence among 15 of the 25 countries most affected by AIDS, and this is largely due to behavior changes among younger people...

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