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Hiv Deaths Per Year

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10 year deaths after AIDS

Is there any spike in deaths at 10 years? Some say there is. Is there statistics available?Please comment.
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...I am not aware of any generalized spike (increase)in HIV related disease/death that is occuring after 10 years of treatment. KH Read more »

HIV positive, how is it possible? Will I be dead by 10 years?

Dear Sir,I've been diagnosed with HIV+, the only blood tranfusions I've had were in 1981,1982,1984... Read more »

HIV TRANSMISSION FROM DEAD BODY

I am a surgeon. I was working on a deadbody which was preserved in a refrigerator for 18 hours. As... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New HIV Treatment Strategy Could Reduce HIV-Related Deaths by 10 Million in 15 Years, UNAIDS Says

...global access to antiretrovirals (ARVs), Reuters reports. The agency says the plan could prevent up to 10 million AIDS-related deaths by 2025 and reduce the number of new HIV infections annually by up to one million, if all people in need... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

WHO Says HIV/AIDS-Related Deaths Will Peak in Next Five Years, Then Decline

...earlier forecast of HIV/AIDS mortality rates, AFP/ Yahoo! News reports. According to WHO, the number of HIV/AIDS-related deaths worldwide is expected to peak in the next five years -- from 2.2 million in 2008 to a maximum of 2.4 million in... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

UNAIDS Report Finds New HIV Infections Dropped by 20% Over 10 Years, Deaths From AIDS-Related Illness Dropped by 20% Over 5 Years

...19 percent over the 3.1 million recorded in" 1999 the report found, according to the news service (11/23). AIDS-related deaths also fell by nearly 20 percent over the past five years, according to a UNAIDS press release . An estimated 1.8... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Trends in Mortality and Causes of Death Among Women With HIV in the United States: A 10-Year Study

... Toward the goal of assessing trends in mortality and causes of death for HIV-positive women, the authors studied deaths occurring during a 10-year period among participants in the Women's Interagency HIV Study, a representative U.S. cohort.... Read more »
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AIDS- 3rd leading cause of death

Posted by Anonymous
...No. 3, say researchers in a new report in the Public Library of Science's Medicine journal. It accounts for about 2.8 million deaths every year. But the researchers estimate a total of nearly 120 million people could die in the next 25 years. ... Read more »

There are so many still dying even on med. why?

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
Why do the docs and many people say that if you catch it early you can live a full life. I just talked with 10 pos people who say that many are still dying and all of them have had good medical care. I want to believe that we will live for along... Read more »

am i on death row

Posted by soimnotalone, 10 Replies
...of us who graduated to advance aids? everytime i mention i have aids people look at me so sad and say wow you only have a few years at best, tell me your real thoughts, don't just try to make me feel better--sniffle-- Read more »

scary stat on hiv & death--makes u wanna not test.

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...for those diagnosed in 1984. As many as 90 percent of those diagnosed in 1997 were still alive two years later. ten percent dead in 2 years Read more »