The Latest

Spotlight: HIV Management in a Malian Women's Prison

Mali continues to rank among the few sub-Saharan African countries with a low prevalence of HIV/AIDS in the general population. UNAIDS estimated at yearned 2001 that 110,000 adults and children in Mali were living with HIV/AIDS, with an adult prevale...

By Julia Noguchi, M.A. for Brown Medical School

Disbelief in AIDS Hampers Prevention Efforts in Mali

Researchers from England found that widespread skepticism about the existence of AIDS hampers prevention efforts in Mali. S. Castle and colleagues at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine wrote that "qualitative research was carried out ...

By CDC National Prevention Information Network