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How Many People In The Usa Died From Hiv Last Year

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U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

The Evidence That HIV Causes AIDS

...younger than 15 years -- were living with HIV/AIDS. Through 2000, cumulative HIV/AIDS-associated deaths worldwide numbered approximately 21.8 million -- 17.5 million adults and 4.3 million children younger than 15 years. In the United States, an estimated 800,000 to 900,000 people are living with HIV infection. As of December 31, 1999, 733,374 cases of AIDS and 430,441 AIDS-related deaths had been reported to the CDC. AIDS is the fifth...
Ask the Experts

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 i was working , a piece of muscle splashed in to my eyes. I didnt take any prophylactic medications. What is the potential risk of me getting infected...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...prague=) (RISK OF HIV FROM CORPSE OR CADAVER, 2009) Mar 15, 2009hello dr bob it's me, the medical student from prague who asked u some questions last june. how are u doing? hope all is well. it has been a while since the last time i wrote. i... Read more »

Is A.I.D.S Contageous after death

iS A.I.D.S Contageous after death
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...prague=) (RISK OF HIV FROM CORPSE OR CADAVER, 2009) Mar 15, 2009hello dr bob it's me, the medical student from prague who asked u some questions last june. how are u doing? hope all is well. it has been a while since the last time i wrote. i... Read more »

SARAH PALIN and HIV/AIDS

Dr. Bob,Where does Sarah Palin stand on the issue of HIV/AIDS? I'm beginning to think she's a flake. what do you think?Peter
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...love to each other and stop this evil that has been put on mankind. We need to shout from the roof tops with latest info that you share on here "God bless ya for it and he will" for all to get informed about HIV and encourage everyone to get... Read more »

The Bush Administration (BUSH, McCAIN, OBAMA POLICIES ON HIV/AIDS)

Just an opinion, but many believe and there are videos with experts, that Bush as well as other top political figures both Dem and Rep,as well as around the world does not want a cure for HIV or funding nor borders to pretect the USA simply because...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...look past the artificial divisions and debates that have often shaped that response. When you go to places like Africa and you see this problem up close, you realize that it's not a question of either treatment or prevention or even what kind of... Read more »
Articles
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Statement of Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases National Institutes of Health on National Latino AIDS Awareness Day October 15, 2009

...community and what we can do to prevent future infections among the largest and fastest growing ethnic minority group in the United States. Since the HIV/AIDS epidemic began, more than 82,000 Latinos in the United States have died. 1 While... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

U.S. Launches Five-Year, $45 Million Domestic HIV/AIDS Awareness Campaign

...According to Barnes, the campaign's goal is "to remind Americans that HIV/AIDS continues to pose a serious health threat in the United States and encourage them to get the facts they need to take action for themselves and their communities" (Fox,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Among African Americans

... African Americans face the most severe burden of HIV in the United States (US). At the end of 2007, blacks accounted for almost half (46%) of people living with a diagnosis of HIV infection in the 37 Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Children and HIV

...have to be adjusted several times as a child develops. The doses of some medications for infants and very young children can be individualized. They come in liquid or powder form. Others come in a granular form. Some pills can be crushed and... Read more »
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The U.S. patented cure for AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 9 Replies
...Disease Control Office of Minority Health omh@cdc.gov Re: The U.S. patented cure for AIDS Dear CDC OMH: In 1997, the United States patented the cure for AIDS, patent #5676977 (abstract below). To date the CDC does not even register... Read more »

CNN - AN END TO AIDS

Posted by Survivor, 2 Replies
...HIV/AIDS as a doctor and a journalist when I traveled the world meeting patients. From Thailand to Kenya to Rwanda to India to the United States, the faces staring back at me were the same faces I had seen my entire life. A soft-spoken veiled... Read more »

HIV Infections ARE RISING!

Posted by bradford, 7 Replies
...China (estimated 40 million) and India (estimated 47 million). The population of sub-Saharan Africa will be 19% lower. In the United States, there are 980,000 people living with HIV/AIDS and 45,000 newly infected. In Canada, 65,000 people are... Read more »

CNN - AN END TO AIDS

Posted by Survivor, 2 Replies
...HIV/AIDS as a doctor and a journalist when I traveled the world meeting patients. From Thailand to Kenya to Rwanda to India to the United States, the faces staring back at me were the same faces I had seen my entire life. A soft-spoken veiled... Read more »