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Healthcare experts urge use of condoms to prevent HIV

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CONDOMS ARE essential to prevent the spread of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), experts said, as the latest studies show that the infection rate is still high among men who have sex with men (MSM) and teenagers due to unsafe sex.

On the occasion of World Aids Day tomorrow, it was revealed that the MSM and teenagers were the primary HIV-infected groups. The information was provided by social workers in the healthcare sector who put this increase in infections to a problem with the availability of condoms, and unprotected sex.

Full story: The Nation