Wednesday, February 03, 2010

After the Earthquake: Haiti's HIV/AIDS Infrastructure is Devastated

"Haiti must now rebuild from the catastrophic 7.0 earthquake it suffered on January 12. Most of its citizens lack access to basic health care services, and the nation will have to reconstruct hospitals and clinics," reports "But the conditions may be even more disastrous for an already vulnerable community: Haitians living with HIV/AIDS. Many of the clinics that were destroyed were HIV/AIDS clinics, and many of their staff members were killed. READ MORE