UNICEF: HIV cases down in infants, but AIDS deaths up for teens

12/1/2013 | Medical News Today

The number of infants who contracted HIV dropped from 540,000 in 2005 to 260,000 in 2012, resulting in more than 850,000 babies saved from infection in low- and middle-income countries, the United Nations Children's Fund said. However, the report found a 50% increase in the number of AIDS-related deaths among 10- to 19-year-olds.

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