Entries by Deborah Jack from 11/2012

25 Years On - We Still Need More HIV Awareness

| Posted 11.29.2012 | UK

The latest Health Protection Agency (HPA) figures show there were an estimated 3,010 new diagnoses among gay men in 2011 - the highest annual figure since records began. Nearly a quarter of people with HIV (24%) remain unaware of their infection and the proportion of late diagnoses (indicating people have been infected for over five years) remains worryingly high at 47%.