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Cambodia and AIDS Passing to Housewives

The Cambodian government officials focus on the danger of the AIDS epidemy to housewives, and the passing of the HIV from the mothers to their infants.

Now, the passing of AIDS to women is at the rate of four times more than men.

Mr. Hong Sun Huot, Minister of Health and Chairman of the National AIDS Authority, says that the passing of AIDS changing from the sex workers, to the husbands passing HIV to their wives and children, and the majority of the victims are women.

In the formal announcement of the use of a strategy planning against AIDS 2006-2010, Mr. Hong says that now AIDS is passed from the cities to the suburbs and remote areas all over the country.