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Record Number Of HIV Diagnoses For Gay And Bi Men In New Zealand

GayNZ.com Daily News reports:

More gay and bisexual men than ever before are contracting HIV in New Zealand, the latest HIV diagnosis figures indicate, with 2010 “the worst year on record” for HIV diagnoses.

The past record number of diagnoses for gay and bi men’s HIV diagnoses in this country was 93, in 2008. The 2010 figures, just released by the AIDS Epidemiology Group at Otago University, show 90 confirmed diagnoses. A further 10 of those for whom the method of transmission or sexuality is unknown are likely to be gay or bi.

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