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09 June 2009

Lower rate of HIV in teenagers

Kim Trollip

The prevalence of HIV in children and teenagers has dropped, a national survey has found.

The study showed that HIV prevalence in children aged between two and 14 had declined from 5.6 percent in 2002 to 2.5 percent in 2008, said Human Sciences Research Council chief executive officer Dr Olive Shisana.

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Kim Trollip

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