AIDS Epidemic In Metro Atlanta

Emory University AIDS Researcher: “HIV/AIDS Epidemic In Downtown Atlanta Is As Bad As It Is In Zimbabwe”

- By Bossip Staff

AIDS Epidemic In Metro Atlanta

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A deadly disease is rampant in Metro Atlanta, and scientists are calling it an epidemic.

One in 51 Georgians will be diagnosed with HIV in their lifetime, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

“Downtown Atlanta is as bad as Zimbabwe or Harare or Durban,” said Dr. Carlos del Rio, co-director of Emory University’s Center for AIDS Research.

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