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Colombia kicks off 1st clean needle program for drug addicts
Posted by Victoria McKenzie on Jul 4, 2014 Leave a comment

Colombia kicks off 1st clean needle program for drug addicts

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 »

HIV cases have increased by 23% in Bogota: Health Secretary
Posted by Victoria McKenzie on Apr 23, 2014 Leave a comment

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

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