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Hiv Positive Population

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Infection rates of HIV/AIDS on population

How much of the population is infected with HIV and developed AIDS?
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...You can check it out at the UNAIDS or WHO websites. 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 »

Why is the prevalance of HIV increasing among the young and gay populations?

Hi Dr. Bob,I just saw this really troubling article on Yahoo News and thought you might have some... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Trends in the Location of the HIV-Positive Population in Australia: Implications for Access to Health Care Services and Delivery

... Assessing existing and potential trends in the HIV-positive population in Australia is important for current and future health care service development and delivery, the authors Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Functional Status and Overall Quality of Life in a Multiethnic HIV-Positive Population

...numerous sociodemographic and behavioral variables associated with quality of life among multiethnic, economically disadvantaged HIV/AIDS patients. The researchers collected data in fall 2000 from 348 patients visiting the Thomas Street Clinic of... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Indonesia's HIV-Positive Transgendered Population Faces Discrimination, Jakarta Post Reports

... Some transgendered people living with HIV in Indonesia face discrimination and experience stigma when accessing health care, the Indonesian Transvestites Communication Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

AP/ Montgomery Advertiser Examines Debate Over Segregating HIV-Positive Inmates From General Prison Population

... The AP/ Montgomery Advertiser on Monday examined issues surrounding the segregation of HIV-positive inmates from the general prison population. Regulations in two prisons in Alabama previously restricted HIV-positive Read more »
Connect With Others

Which cities have highest HIV populations?

Posted by livesinadream
...I'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 Read more »

The Failure of Viral Load Tests

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...populations can have T cell counts below 350, a number that would, according to WHO guidelines, qualify for an AIDS diagnosis in HIV positive populations. Another surprising conclusion from the same WHO study: HIV positives that started AIDS drug... Read more »

POST DOC OPPY

Posted by Anonymous
...Postdoctoral Fellow in HIV and Behavioral Medicine: The University of Alabama at Birminghams Division of Preventive Medicine announces the availability Read more »

Looking to chat with LTNPs...

Posted by Anonymous
...such a specific group of people, but I have recently moved to San Francisco and I'm hoping that with such a large population of HIV positive people that there might be a significant number of long term non progressors (LTNP). As a guide, the... Read more »