HIV Virus Infects Vietnamese Prostitutes
February 20, 2001
A new report reveals that over one-fifth of commercial sex workers in Vietnam are infected with HIV, up significantly from just two years ago. The findings are based on a survey conducted late last year by the Vietnamese ministry of labor and social affairs on 13,600 prostitutes.Adapted from:
Other CDC News for February 20, 2001
Washington Times (www.washtimes.com)
02/18/01; P. A10
This article was provided by CDC National Prevention Information Network. It is a part of the publication CDC HIV/Hepatitis/STD/TB Prevention News Update.