The AIDS situation here is serious. A local paper ran this story on Feb 1, 2004. The December 2003 UNAIDS survey reports 5 million new infections in 2003, 4.2 million infected adults and 700,000 infected children under 15
There have been 2.5 million adult deaths and 500,000 children. Last year in the Caribbean there were ½ million new cases … over 80,000 new cases were children and there have been 50,000 deaths to children in the Caribbean.