Blacks suffer worse after HIV diagnosis

    The differences in HIV infection rates between racial groups are striking. According to government statistics the rates of infection among African Americans are ten times that of whites — and they are on the rise. From WHYY’s Health and Science Desk Kerry Grens reports on new data exposing the troubling consequences of this increase.

    The differences in HIV infection rates between racial groups are striking. According to government statistics the rates of infection among African Americans are ten times that of whites — and they are on the rise. From WHYY’s Health and Science Desk Kerry Grens reports on new data exposing the troubling consequences of this increase.

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