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HIV increase among black gays called ‘alarming’
USA Today

Rates of HIV are increasing in the black gay community at “alarming” levels, leading AIDS advocates to call for more attention to young men who live at the margins of society. Nearly 6% of black gay men under 30 become newly infected with the AIDS virus each year, according to research presented Monday at AIDS 2012, an international conference of more than 21,000 doctors, activists and policy makers.