Highest Hiv Population In Usa
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Posted by livesinadreamI'm wondering which cities in the US and frankly worldwide have the highest population living with HIV. I'm wondering because I live in the midwest with a rather small population and I am considering moving somewhere were the prevlance is much... Read more »
Posted by 2FarGoneI've really been struggling with this idea as of late. I live in Vancouver which (in terms of HIV/AIDS demographics) is largely gay or IV drug using. I'd imagine there are also women in the city who have HIV although if they aren't drug addicted... Read more »
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Posted by Dizengoff, 4 RepliesI am HIV+. My life is now over before it even began. All I want is someone to share my life with. I have tried, and cannot get a boyfriend... I have a responsibility to tell them I am positive, and that always scares them off... so I figure I should... Read more »
Posted by TonyBakerOK, 9 RepliesHello.
I have been positive since 2005, and have lived in Tennessee, Texas, California and Currently Oklahoma.
It seems like every state is different when it comes to HIV services and Ryan White stuff.
I just moved HOME to Oklahoma and I am miserable,... Read more »
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Nevada State Health Division AIDS ProgramThank you for your question. Worldwide, most of the people infected with HIV are heterosexual. In Africa, where the disease is believed to have begun in the late 1940s or early 1950s, this infection began (and continues to be) among the... Read more »
Nevada State Health Division AIDS ProgramThank you for your question. In regard to the rates of HIV in the United States:Unfortunately, since HIV is presently not reportable in all states and cities, nobody can answer your question. All we can say is that in the USA, it is estimated that... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,I wish I could report we had HIV under control here, but in fact that is not the case. In fact many of the commitments the Bush Administration promised in 2001 at the U.N. General Assembly Special Session on HIV/AIDS turned out to be all... Read more »
Columbia University's Health & Related ServicesFor information on this study, take a look at the following link: "Oral Sex Unlikely to Transmit HIV, Researchers Say"http://dailynews.yahoo.com/h/nm/20010814/hl/hiv_oral_1.htmlIn a study conducted over two years, researchers attempted to... Read more »
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Disparities in Diagnoses of HIV Infection Between Blacks/African Americans and Other Racial/Ethnic Populations -- 37 States, 2005-2008Blacks/African Americans have been affected disproportionately by human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection since early in the epidemic. 1 Despite representing a smaller proportion (13.6%) of the U.S. population, blacks/African Americans... Read more »
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