UN optimistic on conquering AIDS by 2030

UN optimistic on conquering AIDS by 2030

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Forty years on since the first AIDS cases were reported, the United Nations said Thursday it was cautiously optimistic that the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)—the virus that causes the disease—could be beaten by 2030. The UNAIDS agency said at least 40 countries were on track to achieve a 90-percent drop in…