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First Person: An AIDS Body -- Living With Lipodystrophy

Like many of us these days, Juan's (not his real name) denial was overcome by reality when his pants wouldn't button any more. However, Juan's problem wasn't too much food and too little exercise, but lipodystrophy, a common side effect of HIV medi...

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Local Latinos Respond to HIV in Their Communities

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The Needs

Nationwide, the Latino community bears an increasing burden of HIV disease. Hispanics made up 18 percent of AIDS cases in 1999, even though they made up only 13 percent of the overall population. The June 2001 issue of the Jour...