Louisiana has two cities in the Top 3 for AIDS Cases

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Earlier this year, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released the AIDS case rates from 2007, the most recent data available. As far as cities go, Miami tops the list with 33.1 cases/100,000 people. They are then followed by New Orleans (31.5) and Baton Rouge (31.4). A Baton Rouge news outlet posted a story today examining the cities rates and what community leaders are doing to spread knowledge and fight the disease.

Read the entire article here.

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