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Average Life Expectancy With Hiv Usa

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HIV positive - question about life expectancy (LIFE EXPECTANCY, 2010) (PROGNOSIS, 2010)

I have just had a 5 week test result come back positive.I couldnt get answer from my doc, so wanted to ask you.How long can people with HIV live on HAART? - I know there isnt one figure- just wondering if there are ball park figures?Any info would...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...HIV in particular.Newly reported studies on life expectancy include...Many patients diagnosed with HIV today will have normal life expectancies, European studies findMonday, February 22, 2010, by Gus CairnsTwo studies presented at the 17th... Read more »

How long could I have had HIV? (LIFE EXPECTANCY, 2009)

Hi Dr. Frascino,I am in my mid 20s, and I was recently diagnosed with HIV (it's been about a month... Read more »

HIV Lifespan (LIFE EXPECTANCY, 2009)

Dr Bob,I am HIV- and my partner of the last 5 months was diagnosed with HIV 2-3 years ago. Since... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Continued HIV/AIDS Progress Could Lead to Increased Life Expectancy, Population Among Developing Countries, U.N. Report Says

... Life expectancy in developing countries could increase to 69 years by 2050 if the global health community sustains progress in controlling HIV/AIDS Read more »
The Body

What Is HIV?

...Global HIV/AIDS Timeline HIV/AIDS Basics News and Research --> FAQ Articles on HIV & AIDS Who Gets HIV/AIDS in the United States? Illustrations of How HIV Works How Your Immune System Works History of the HIV/AIDS Epidemic ... Read more »
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Selling Your Life Insurance

...sell a group policy you got as an employee. Have a terminal illness. Usually, a doctor needs to say that you have a limited life expectancy. The more medical problems you document, the higher the bid you may get for your policy. If you have a... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Life Expectancies of People Living With HIV in Virginia, Advancements in HIV Therapy Examined

...package of stories, the Richmond Times-Dispatch examined how highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) has improved the life expectancies of people living with HIV/AIDS. According to the Times-Dispatch , "The shift to longer life... Read more »
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Today is my "HIV Birthday."

Posted by mikeosito, 7 Replies
...Seven years ago today, I found out I am HIV-positive. I'm thinking a lot today about how my life has changed since that day. You know, I have to say, there has been good Read more »

National HIV/AIDS Strategy for the U.S. (Finally!)

Posted by TheBody
...Thirty years into the epidemic, U.S. government officials have formally unveiled the country's first national strategy for fighting HIV/AIDS within its borders. The Read more »

The Cost of Living

Posted by Anonymous
...Wed Nov 1, 6:13 PM ET NEW YORK (Reuters) - Future treatment for the 40,000 people infected with HIV in the United States every year will cost $12.1 billion annually, a new study showed on Wednesday. U.S. patients infected with HIV can expect... Read more »

HIV Infections ARE RISING!

Posted by bradford, 7 Replies
...China (estimated 40 million) and India (estimated 47 million). The population of sub-Saharan Africa will be 19% lower. In the United States, there are 980,000 people living with HIV/AIDS and 45,000 newly infected. In Canada, 65,000 people are... Read more »