...one's chances of contracting HIV
infection. A person who has both HIV
infection and certain STDs has a greater chance of infecting others with HIV
. The rates of STDs remain high among Hispanics/Latinos. Cultural factors may affect
the risk of HIV
infection. Some Hispanics/Latinos may avoid seeking testing, counseling, or treatment if infected out of fear of discrimination. The stigma around homosexuality adds to prevention challenges (e.g.,...