Ciudad Victoria , Tamaulipas - . 970 Mil Tamaulipas have acquired the virus Human Immunodeficiency Syndrome , AIDS, of these, at least 500 are women.
Cortés Alejandro Calderón , state program coordinator , said that of 970 thousand patients in the Ministry of Health in Tamaulipas has 570 thousand medical control
" The patients we have accumulated in control right now by Health haciende to 970 thousand people about a thousand of these 570 are those on ART and about 300 are in control , not treatment."
Cortés Calderón explained that in the case of the latter are not given any treatment because they are called positive zero, that is, have the virus but have no symptoms of the disease so they are only monitored.
He further commented that most of the carriers and carriers of HIV - AIDS , will have between 25 and 44 years, which he attributed to the little or no importances they have to lead a sexual life responsibly.
An official of the Ministry of Health considered that this is the reason why most of those infected are men because, he said , in the case of these women usually are more careful and have multiple partners as is the case some men .
It should be mentioned that today, the first of December , World AIDS Day is commemorated , according to UNAIDS figures from the beginning of the pandemic have died 38 million people but , according to the agency since 2001 fell infections 33 percent .