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Estimated Number Of Hiv Infected People

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Estimate the number of wasting person with AIDS

What is the approximate percentage to be used when trying to estimate the potential number of people living with CDC-defined wasting for a specific cumulative number of people living with AIDS? Is there an estimate to be used to determine...
Alvan Fisher, M.D.

Response from Alvan Fisher, M.D.

Brown University School of Medicine
...An important question. Afew years ago, before protease inhibitors,the estimate of wasting as the AIDS-defining diagnosis in HIV infection ranged from upwards of 20%. It was also essentially true that wasting (>10% involuntary weight loss, as the... Read more »

Population Mix: HIV Infections Through Sex

Hi Rick. I read in the Wall street Journal (4/16 p. B11 re: Life Insurance Covg.) that an estimated... 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 »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Report Estimates Numbers of People Living With HIV/AIDS in China Will Grow to 1.2 Million in 2011

... "China will have about 1.2 million people living with HIV/AIDS by the end of 2015, according to a report scheduled for formal release in the first half of" 2011, China's state-run news source Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Estimated Number of HIV-Positive People in China Is 650,000, According to Report by China's Health Ministry, WHO, UNAIDS

... The number of HIV-positive people in China is an estimated 650,000 in 2005, 30% lower than the country's previous estimate, according to a report Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Vietnam HIV Carriers Estimated to Exceed 154,000 by End of Year

...The estimated number of HIV-infected people in Vietnam will exceed 154,000 by the end of this year, a Ministry of Health official said Wednesday. The actual Read more »
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Number of HIV-Infected Women Giving Birth in U.S. Increased 40% From 2000 to 2006, Estimates Show

...multiplied it by the number of women living with the disease by the different strata. At the end, we summed those different numbers to get the total number of births in the United States for 2006. Click to enlarge Suzanne Whitmore et al.... Read more »
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1.1 Million American living with HIV/AIDS

Posted by Florida69, 2 Replies
...prevention programs so we can prevent these infections from occurring in the first place," said Wolitski, acting chief of the CDC's HIV/AIDS prevention division. Men made up three quarters of people with HIV infections. The CDC previously... Read more »

HIV Infections ARE RISING!

Posted by bradford, 7 Replies
...not practicing safe sex because they do not believe HIV exists and/or causes AIDS and they too are responsible for increased numbers of infections. What the average person who reads material provided by AIDS Dissidents does not realize or know is... Read more »

CNN - The day in numbers: 39.5 million

Posted by Anonymous
...number of newly infected cases in Eastern Europe and Central Asia , 70% higher than 2004 figures. 30 percent: The rate by which HIV/Aids infection in China has risen this year. 1,500: The number of children worldwide that become infected with... Read more »

How many people have HIV / AIDS?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I am curious to the number of people alive in the US with HIV / AIDS. On the CDC website it states that as of Deceober a total of about 770,000 cases had been reported. Then later on it Read more »