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June 30, 2021

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COVID-19 Outbreak Updates

A new article in CDC’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report finds people with severe HIV in sub-Saharan Africa were more likely to have severe illness or die from COVID-19. Ensuring treatment for people living with HIV can help limit COVID-19-related illness and death. Learn More

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