Maryland HIV rate ranks second in the U.S.

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30,306
Maryland adults and adolescents were diagnosed with HIV in 2013.
Maryland ranked second in the U.S. in estimated HIV diagnosis rates in 2013.
In 2012, Baltimore City had an especially high rate with three times the state's average.

HIV diagnoses on the rise for gay men in Maryland

Decades after massive public health campaigns to curb the rate of AIDS, the virus is making a resurgence in young, gay men. The percent of HIV-positive gay men, out of all HIV diagnoses, is on the rise, reaching the highest percentage in 30 years.