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How Social Conservatism Fueled Russia's HIV Epidemic

How Social Conservatism Fueled Russia's HIV Epidemic
- Russia now hosts the largest HIV epidemic in Eastern Europe and Central Asia, which, along with the Middle East and North Africa, make up the world's only two regions where the rate of HIV cases is rising. “It's explosive,” says Christopher Beyrer, an epidemiologist and professor at Johns Hopkins ...