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The Economic Cost of AIDS (CCTV America)

December 1, 2014

From the interview 

"Of the 35 million people who are currently infected with HIV, as mentioned in your previous segment, the vast majority of those live in extremely poor countries where the per capita income is less than $1,000."

"Typically the individual with AIDS will have to have to spend greater than the amount that he earns in order to stay alive." 




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