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Colombia kicks off 1st clean needle program for drug addicts
Jul 4, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

Colombia kicks off 1st clean needle program for drug addicts

posted by Victoria McKenzie

Health professionals began distributing clean needles to heroin addicts in five Colombian cities on Wednesday, after the launch of a new program to reduce the spread of HIV and Hepatitis, local media  Full Article »

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HIV cases have increased by 23% in Bogota: Health Secretary
Apr 23, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

HIV cases have increased by 23% in Bogota: Health Secretary

posted by Victoria McKenzie

Bogota’s Health Secretary said Wednesday that reported cases of HIV in Colombia’s capital have increased by 23% in 2013.