Write an essay of 250-500 words, explaining why there is prevalence among alcohol and/or drug users for HIV/AIDS infection. Include the following in your paper:
1. The relationship between substance use and HIV/AIDS infection, including risk factors associated with them
2. Why a substance use disorder and HIV/AIDS could be considered as co-occurring disorders
Include at least one scholarly reference in your paper.
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