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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 »

Co-infection HIV-1 and HIV-2

Hi, I was diagnosed positive two weeks ago to both HIV-1 and HIV-2. My first labs are 576 CD4 and... Read more »
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HIV/AIDS Vaccine Is Found to Be Partly Effective at Preventing HIV Infection, but Advocates Express Skepticism

... After years of failure and frustration, a major breakthrough has been announced in the field of HIV/AIDS vaccine development: For the first time, a vaccine candidate has been found to be at least partly effective in protecting humans Read more »
U.S. National Institutes of Health

U.S. Updates Clinical Guidelines for Prevention and Treatment of Opportunistic Infections Among HIV-Exposed and HIV-Infected Children

...by other infections," saidKenneth L. Dominguez, M.D., a coauthor of the new guidelines and epidemiologistat CDC's Divsion of HIV/AIDS Prevention. "Despite our country's strong successin preventing perinatally HIV-infected infants, we must... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

C. Virginia Fields Uses Political Strategy to Combat HIV/AIDS Infections

...for the city's highest office. Fields' current position as president and CEO of the National Black Leadership Commission on AIDS seems to combine all of the passions that fueled her earlier pursuits. She was "outraged" when she learned at the ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Tanzania: Over 50 Percent of Inpatients Infected with HIV/AIDS -- President

...delivered every month in Tanzania are infected with HIV, President Benjamin Mkapa has revealed. Opening a two-day workshop on HIV/AIDS control for religious leaders at the White Sands Hotel on the outskirts of Dar es Salaam yesterday, Mkapa noted... Read more »
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Scared might be infected with HIV.

Posted by midwesternguy63, 3 Replies
...I'm really scared that I might be HIV positive. I was sleeping with someone that was very promiscuous. We usually had low risk sexual activites, but a couple of Read more »

My Sister is infected with HIV/AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I work in an HIV/AIDS recherch in instute till 10 years, in West Africa. My sister used to be sick. Sometime for 3 or 4 days and sometime for 1 or Read more »

Skin infections and HIV?

Posted by spadude64, 4 Replies
...thigh) for more than a week. As far as my viral load goes, I am undetectable, but how common are skin infections in people with HIV? Should I be seen by a doctor? Any replies will be appreciated. Read more »

I am 19 infected with HIV from the Philippines

Posted by dyingYOUNG
...Positive Action Foundation Philippines, Incorporated (PAFPI), is part of the hidden and growing number of people afflicted with HIV/AIDS. The Philippine AIDS Registry tallied a total of 2,499 HIV/AIDS cases since 1984, 67 percent of whom are... Read more »