Tour sheds light on Louisiana's high ...

Tour sheds light on Louisiana's high HIV-AIDS rate

There are 1 comment on the WLBZ story from Jul 3, 2010, titled Tour sheds light on Louisiana's high HIV-AIDS rate. In it, WLBZ reports that:

It's not something people like to talk about, but Louisiana has one of the highest HIV-AIDS rates in the country, and the problem particularly plagues the black community.

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#1 Jul 3, 2010
Wow this article is alarming and should make black people go and find out thier status. Check this out this was written in the article.

African-Americans make up about 32 percent of the state's population, but they made up 72 percent of new HIV cases and 70 percent of new AIDS diagnoses in 2008, according to the latest information provided by the Office of Public Health's HIV-AIDS program.

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