No fear over AIDS rise – experts say

The number of Europeans suffering from AIDS has more than doubled this year. But evidence shows that the general public has little cause for alarm. … The United States has about 2,500 AIDS sufferers, the largest number of any country, but there have been some differences with European cases. Evidence suggests that the disease in Europe may be linked to central Africa. Forty-two cases have been found in people who came to Europe from the region, especially Zaire. — The Herald (Melbourne), 26 October 1983, p 17.

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