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Research links high prevalence of HIV among migrant workers from western Nepal to lack of technical schools

04:00 EST 10 Nov 2016 | Medical Xpress

Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) is a global health problem, especially affecting developing countries due to lack of education and awareness of the possible means of transmission. HIV has remained as a big problem in Nepal's western districts, with poor families disproportionately affected. According to government statistics, an estimated 39,249 people in Nepal are living with HIV.

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