The Nikolaev area is included in the five of so-called "priority" regions of Ukraine with the HIV high level - infected. The highest rate - in Nikolaev, goes Voznesensky, Krivoozersky, Zhovtnevy and Vradiyevsky areas further.
Such figures sounded on yesterday's a press - the conference devoted to the World day of memory of people, died of AIDS which is noted tomorrow, on May 18. There is more: today in Ukraine for fight against this disease few cure - only 2,33 UAH is allocated for one citizen in a year catastrophically! As the chief of regional management of health care Svetlana Hotina noted, today AIDS is an uncontrollable pandemic, for fight with which efforts of all society are necessary, first of all - the attention has to be directed on primary prevention, especially among youth.