The recent wave of illegal immigration has brought many Central Americans to the Rio Grande Valley and they may be bringing a silent killer with them without even knowing it.

Right now, Honduras is one of the countries experiencing a quick rise in the number of people infected with HIV, according to Oscar Lopez of the Valley Aids Council.

We checked into the numbers and according to the United Nations Aids Organization, there are 31,672 cases of the virus in Honduras.

The majority of the cases are in heterosexuals ages 20-39.

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