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December 1st, 2011
10:22 AM ET

HIV/AIDS epidemic 30 years later: Elizabeth Cohen looks at the progress of fighting the disease

Today is World AIDS day. It's been 30 years since the disease was first documented. Dignitaries the world over – from President Obama to rock superstar Bono – are coming together to promote efforts to eradicate HIV/AIDS.

Carol Costello talks with CNN senior medical correspondent Elizabeth Cohen about the status of the AIDS epidemic today.

Filed under: AIDS • Health • HIV