TB & HIV in Russia Russia has the fastest growing rates of HIV in the world and already has among the highest rates of dangerous multi-drug resistant tuberculosis, particularly within its prison system. With the intersection of these two diseases, Russia and the entire global community face a deadly and unprecedented co-epidemic. NPR's Jon Hamilton reports.
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Russia has the fastest growing rates of HIV in the world and already has among the highest rates of dangerous multi-drug resistant tuberculosis, particularly within its prison system. With the intersection of these two diseases, Russia and the entire global community face a deadly and unprecedented co-epidemic. NPR's Jon Hamilton reports.