Sanitary Jurisdiction III through the epidemiology department reported that 6 people with HIV have been registered this year, of which two are women and 4 males.
Dr. Sergio Jaquez, coordinator of epidemiology, indicated that in 2017 the number of cases of HIV was 5, with ages between 25 and 45 years old, in addition to three cases of AIDS, two women and a man between 35 and 44 years of age age
When referring to deaths due to this last suffering, the respondent said that such amounts are not available, because when people are detected with AIDS the treatment is referred to the state capital and that is where they are given the corresponding follow-up.
He also pointed out that far from what is considered, the group of heterosexuals is where these diseases are most recorded and men are the most affected.
"We know that once we identify a person who lives with HIV and we treat him in an appropriate, timely manner, he is likely to lead a normal life every time he is already compared as a degenerative chronic disease," he said.
Asked about the methods to prevent the disease, he emphasized that only those who are known as barriers are known as the male and female condom, the other methods are to avoid unwanted pregnancies.
According to the General Department of Epidemiology of the Ministry of Health and the National Center for the Prevention and Control of HIV and AIDS with data updated until November 9 of this year in the state of Chihuahua there are 142 AIDS cases of 126 of them are men and 16 are women, while in 2017 the number reached 170, 141 men and 29 women.
Finally, Dr. Jaquez emphasized that it is in schools, even with the controversy that is generated with the parents, in which it is intended to directly affect the young people so that they become aware that the prevention and the Care of your sexuality is essential to controlling the transmission of HIV.