UN Argues for Haiti Cholera Estimates

1 United Nations, Mar 17. -UN estimates on the number of people infected with cholera in Haiti are in line with reality, according to UN official spokesman Martin Nesirky. Nesirky was questioned about a specialized study that almost doubles the estimate of 400,000 people infected provided by the World Health Organization and released by The Lancet scientific journal, refering to

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More than 50,000 HIV/AIDS Patients in the Dominican Republic

0 Santo Domingo, Dec 3. -The number of patients with HIV/AIDS in the Dominican Republic is 32,200, but the director of COPRESIDA, Dr. Gustavo Rojas said the figure is around 60,000 and that there are 80,000 infected people. During the activities for World AIDS Day, it was made known that by the end of 2010 some 20,000 patients and their

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