Only 3 out of 10 Americans take regular anti-HIV medication

November 26, 2014 6:34 AM

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A new report by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has found that only 30 percent of people living in the country with Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) are very consistent in keeping a check on their virus, while a huge percentage are unaware about their exact disease status, putting others at high infection risk.

According to the CDC report, 840,000 of the 1.2 million people infected with HIV in the year 2011 were found very irregular in taking the anti-HIV medications responsible for suppressing the virus at very low levels.

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