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HIV in Black America: A Visual Breakdown (INFOGRAPHIC)

03/20/2013 09:38 am ET | Updated Mar 20, 2013

The good news: HIV rates among black women are down. The bad news: New infection rates among black men continue to rise. And with African Americans accounting for 47 percent of all new cases, there's still a long way to go.

Here's a closer look at where we stand relative to other groups and what the biggest barriers to curbing the epidemic are.

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