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HIV rate 'soars' among over-50s

The Health Protection Agency says the number of HIV infections diagnosed in people over the age of 50 has more than doubled in seven years.

It found cases in England, Wales and Northern Ireland rose from almost 300 to more than 700 in 2007.

Bethany Bell reports.

  • 21 Jul 2010
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