Saturday , December 4 2021

Magallanes increases the number of cases, more than 51 people have been diagnosed with HIV


In order to raise awareness of HIV / AIDS, World AIDS Day was referred to as a central turning point in the promotion of prevention and personal care messages. In the region, between January and October, 51 people, 8 women, 43 men were reported.

This figure represents all cases examined throughout 2017.

In 2017, 12,243 exams were processed by public and private networks, and the number of tests conducted by 2016 increased by 12%.

However, last night the red light (such as the HIV / AIDS prevention cycle) of the Bioclimatic Building, which is an urban intervention aimed at reinforcing the importance of the preventive message, self-care and responsible sexuality, was carried out.

The Health Seminar with Inacap monitors, the University of Magallanes, the Santo Tomás Institute, and Injuv has developed a preventive activity that includes the installation of training tables in the Inacap hall to attract the interest and interest of the student community.

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