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Number Of Children With HIV In India

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Dear dr, Thank you very much for your answer below. I wish to lastly ask just a few things. Do you think i have inough time of 5 to 6 years to start of my treatment as per my numbers. Also i do agree there are treatments free in India but are...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
...follow-up.Of course there is no way to say for sure how long it may be till you need seems that your current numbers put you on a slower track for may indeed be 5-6 years before you would need meds. It is... Read more »


Hello Dr. Rob,This is my first visit to your forum. I have read only a handful of your posts and... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Expanded Testing Reveals 2000 Percent Increase in Number of HIV-Positive Indian Children

... "Expanded testing across India in the past three years shows a 2,000 percent jump in the number of HIV cases among children, [Ghulam Nabi Azad] the country's health minister announced Wednesday," CNN reports. As of May 2009, reports found that... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

India's NACO to Build Care Centers for Children Living With, Affected by HIV/AIDS

...National AIDS Control Board earlier this month gave the National AIDS Control Organisation approval to build care centers for children living with and affected by HIV/AIDS in the country, the Times of India reports. According to the Times... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Doctors Sound Alarm on Number of HIV/AIDS Orphans in India's Northeast

... An increasing number of AIDS orphans in India's northeast alarms doctors because there is little provision for the children's care. "HIV/AIDS has assumed frightening proportions" with the number of orphaned children escalating, said P.... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

India Could Soon Have the Highest Number of People With HIV/AIDS, Says US Ambassador of donor agencies, India has launched programs including cheap drug distribution and AIDS awareness promotion among school children. Back to other CDC news for November 7, 2002 Previous Updates  |  Search the CDC archive Read more »
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Bush ignores HIV prevention methods that work

Posted by bradford, 2 Replies
...frustrated and angered the rest of the world! In twenty-five years, we have three generations (mothers, daughters and their children) infected with HIV! Lack of prevention in the spread of HIV means many more generations will be burdened with... Read more »

HIV Infections ARE RISING!

Posted by bradford, 7 Replies
...People believe HIV infection will never happen to them and many still associate HIV/AIDS with gay people. Yet men, women and children of every race and religious or spiritual belief are being infected with HIV every day, all over the world! For... Read more »

front line

Posted by Anonymous
...with HIV testing and counseling services Provide health care, education, and community-based support to more than 1 million children orphaned by AIDS The Global Fund works with PEPFAR at the country level to coordinate programming and minimize... Read more »

Infectious or Intoxication Diseases?

Posted by Anonymous
...the feeling, due to seemingly plausible changes of surrogate markers, that he is on the right track. Everywhere in the world children are treated according to this principle. Healthy children get antiviral therapies, in order to "delay the... Read more »