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July 2, 2009

Youth Who Believe They Will Die Young More Likely To Be Diagnosed With HIV/AIDS, Study Finds

"Teenagers who believe that they will die at a young age are seven times more likely than optimistic teenagers to be diagnosed with HIV/AIDS in early adulthood, according to a study released on Monday and published in the July issue of Pediatrics, the AP/Los Angeles Times reports (AP/Los Angeles Times, 6/29)."

Read more in Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report, July 1, 2009.