Teenagers, children missing out in AIDS fight

An HIV positive patient on antiretroviral therapy holds her second baby as she waits for a medical consultation on November 25, 2014 in Nsanje, MalawiGreater efforts are needed in the fight against AIDS to reach at-risk teenagers and children who are failing to get as much help as other communities, US officials warned Monday. Marking World AIDS Day, US President Barack Obama said in a video address: “We’ve got to stay focused and committed. The World Health Organization says some 35 million people were living with HIV worldwide in 2013.

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