Russia ranked first in HIV incidence in 2015. This is stated in the report of the joint United Nations programme on HIV/AIDS.
In Russia the rate of new infections currently stands at 11%, Africa 8%, South America – 5%.
"This situation is known to us long ago. Now we can say that there is a fracture of the disease – previously the danger of drug addicts, now we are witnessing its sexual transmission. There affects people in middle age, having good social status in society. While all medications are just not enough", - commented on the problem Michael Padrul, Vice-rector of the medical work state medical University.
Note, Russia is part of the program participants on HIV in the world. In this country alone trying to cope with the epidemic.
On the eve of the Australian authorities reported the ridding the country of HIV. In this country in the year registered about 1,000 new cases, which corresponds to the lower minimum limit morbidity.