AIDS & Poverty

AIDS & Poverty

by Rae Simons
     
 

This important and relevant book tackles the crucial subject of AIDS and its prevalence among people living in poverty. Undeniably, more people with AIDS/HIV live in poor countries than in rich ones. Indeed more than 60% of people living with HIV inhabit the poorest region of the world: sub-Saharan Africa, with over 7,000 AIDS-related deaths a day. But AIDS and

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This important and relevant book tackles the crucial subject of AIDS and its prevalence among people living in poverty. Undeniably, more people with AIDS/HIV live in poor countries than in rich ones. Indeed more than 60% of people living with HIV inhabit the poorest region of the world: sub-Saharan Africa, with over 7,000 AIDS-related deaths a day. But AIDS and HIV are not limited to the poor of Africa. The disease is found among the poor in the US, in China, in Haiti, and elsewhere.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781934970249
Publisher:
Harding House Publishing Service Incorporated
Publication date:
10/01/2008
Series:
All About AIDS
Pages:
112
Age Range:
13 - 18 Years

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