Socialist Bank describes as "shame" increase of cases of HIV in the country



The Socialist deputy, Juan Luis Castro, called the Government of Sebastian Piñra, to regret their efforts to reach the health centers of all Chile with the rapid AIDS detection tests, still knowing the worlds that they allow to Chile, in the tenth Place in the ranking of countries with more HIV virus increase.

"We are living in a situation that is sharply scandalous in our country, as being in the ranking of the 10 countries with the highest rate of HIV-increasing measures a national shame for a policy that can not be achieved by citizenship or young people, Or any sector, curbing the excessive increase that keeps for decades, "said the parliamentary chairman of the House Health Committee.

Castro added that "today, Chile can not afford to be in such a very poor condition that it has an unconfronted epidemic and let it say by its name: this epidemic does not have adequate control because there are more than 25,000 people Walking the streets with HIV positive, we have not identified, and they do not even know they have the virus.

"I want to make a call to the government and the Ministry of Health, to regret their efforts to arrive at their rapid tests, not only to the chambers in Chile, but to all the places where they are waiting for a quick test and In other words, to achieve all the necessary and sufficient mechanisms so that the coverage of those already diagnosed does not walke and we do not have to regret that people are ill, because they did not participate in time because they did not know that they Are infected, the deputy Tatty for the O'Higgins Region.

The socialist added, "The other call is to the family, because people do not talk about it, here are children under 30 who have intermittent, casual or sexual sex, and because they believe they are disposed of the virus, they do not Only infected from AIDS, but also from syphilis and gonorrhea, and this has increased dramatically in the recent years. "


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