Louisiana Public Square

HIV/AIDS in Louisiana

Season 13 Episode 8 | 57m 25s

Baton Rouge and New Orleans consistently rank among the top three cities nationwide for the highest HIV and AIDS rates per capita. And in rural Louisiana, the number of new HIV infections has risen slightly with infected individuals more likely to escalate to an AIDS diagnosis. How many people are living with HIV/AIDS in Louisiana and what resources are available to them?

Aired: 10/20/17

Rating: NR

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