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In the southern city of Porto Alegre, health numbers reflect racial inequality; While 8.2% of white children under the age of five die from HIV, the rate for black children jumps to 54%

Marco Quintana Elaine Soares presented HIV stats data at a seminar in July in the city of Porto Alegre In Porto Alegre, located in the southern state of Rio Grande … Continue reading

September 20, 2012 · Leave a comment