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The prevalence of hiv and aids in the western cape has increased by a shocking 44 percent in the 12 months leading up to western cape's hiv statistics a 'big shock. In many ways, african-americans have been hit harder by hiv than any other racial or ethnic group in the united states a larger portion of this community gets aids.
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