Injection Drug Use, Lack Of Sex Education Contributing To Spread Of HIV In Malaysia

Fri, 27 Oct 2006 11:00 AM EST

... Illicit drug use and a lack of sex education in Malaysia are fueling the spread of HIV in the country, Reuters reports. The World Health Organization last year said Malaysia was close to an HIV epidemic. Figures released at the beginning of 2006 showed that in a population of about 26 million there were 70,559 HIV-positive people and 10,663 people living with AIDS. [click link for full article] ...