STI http://kut.org en Steady Increase in Number of Travis County Residents Living with HIV http://kut.org/post/steady-increase-number-travis-county-residents-living-hiv <p>More people are living with the Human Immunodeficiency Virus in Travis County.</p><p>Between 2006 and 2012, the number of people with HIV has increased 41 percent -- to <a href="http://austintexas.gov/news/prevalence-hiv-and-aids-austintravis-couinty-shows-increase-2006">5,084 people</a>. During those years, the overall population of Travis County increased only by about 17 percent.</p><p>Dr. Phillip Huang, Medical Director of <a href="http://austintexas.gov/department/health">Austin/Travis County Health and Human Services</a>, says much of the increase is because of life-sustaining HIV drugs.</p><p> Mon, 03 Feb 2014 23:23:45 +0000 Trey Shaar 9704 at http://kut.org Steady Increase in Number of Travis County Residents Living with HIV