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Spotlight Series: HIV Stigma and Discrimination

Do All Hiv Cases Develop Into Aids

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TB and A.I.D.S. cases

Since there has been such a culmulative drop in TB tuberculosis cases over the last 4 years, is it possible that the decline in new A.I.D.S. acquired immune deficiency syndrome cases may be attributed to the decline in TB cases in some way?
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...Direct-Observed Therapy, we hope that the rate ofMDR-TB, and Tuberculosis overall, will decrease over time. The number of new cases of AIDS per year (incidence) in the USA has beenremaining relatively stable for several years. However, as... Read more »

How many cases of HIV in the USA?

simple question: as aids maybe highest in hetrosexuals worldwide, why was it that u.s. homosexuals,... Read more »

diagnosed aids cases statistics worldwide 1983-1996

I need to know the total diagnosed AIDS cases through the years of 1983-1996 the total of each year... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Number of HIV/AIDS Cases in Russia's North Caucasus Increasing, Agence France-Presse Reports

... The number of HIV/AIDS cases in Russia's North Caucasus is increasing with a "terrifying speed," Agence France-Presse reports. According to Agence France-Presse, Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV/AIDS Cases in Asia Could Reach 10 Million by 2010, Officials Say

... The number of HIV/AIDS cases in Asia could reach 10 million by 2010 -- more than double current estimates -- unless countries take increased action to curb Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Newly Diagnosed HIV/AIDS Cases in U.S. Disproportionately High Among Blacks, MMWR Report Says

... Black men and women accounted for more than 50% of the newly diagnosed HIV/AIDS cases in the U.S. from 2001 to 2005, despite accounting for 13% of the country's population, according to a report published in the Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New HIV Cases Increasing in Czech Republic; Most Cases Reported Among Men

... The number of new HIV cases in the Czech Republic reached 147 in 2008, up from 122 in 2007, Miroslav Hlavaty -- head of the House of Light, an organization Read more »
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Unusual case. Ongoing Low CD4 - HIV possible?

Posted by Tryin2BRational, 4 Replies
...something out. I took a flow cytometry test (look for cancer?) and will get results on Wed. I hope you would agree that my case is a little unusual, at least in terms of my cd4 counts. Its hard for me not to think that the CD4 results, may be... Read more »

Alarm Over Single AIDS Case Is Challenged by Quest

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply, crucial in obtaining money to expand their research. Many experts have been involved in the field for years, and in some cases their professional disagreements have developed into the animosities and outright personal hatreds that are... Read more »

New York draws fire over case of drug-resistantHIV

Posted by Anonymous
...Francisco. But others questioned whether the information released about the virus justified the public announcement. Similar cases have been reported before, critics say, but have not led to epidemics. In 2003, for example, researchers in... Read more »

Documented Cases of HIV thru Oral Sex on Woman

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Are there any reported and documented cases of getting HIV thru performing oral sex on a woman ? Thanks. Read more »