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Number Of People In Us With Hiv-2

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Everything pointing to HIV #2

Dr. Bob,Im not just experiencing neck discomfort. The discomfort is also happening around my ears, collarbone area, head, and shoulders constantly. Im having a hard time believing its just anxiety. I have had anxiety before and never felt this way....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...HIV/AIDS. It's worth noting that your friend has not had any treatment to date. With aggressive treatment, his health may improve. People can recover significantly from strokes and even symptoms of dementia can sometimes improve. I would suggest... Read more »

Everything pointing to HIV #2

Dr. Bob,I know I should get tested. The reason I havnt yet is because I know when I test and Im... Read more »

What are the rates of HIV-1 and HIV-2 in the USA?

What states in the US are reported to have the highest rate of HIV infected people? What cities? ... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Number of Named Partners and Number of Partners Newly Diagnosed With HIV Infection Identified by Persons With Acute Versus Established HIV Infection

...study also compared testing among partners notified with the help of patients with AHI versus EHI. During the period, 9,044 people were diagnosed with EHI, with AHI diagnosed for 120 others. People with AHI named 2.5 times more partners per... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Texas Report Finds Number of People Living With HIV/AIDS Increasing in Nacogdoches County

...'90s," the article states. Brown added, "If you don't see a lot of information, you assume that the issue has gone away. These numbers reflect that it has not gone away. ... HIV is not dead." The article also includes data from other Texas... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Number of HIV-Positive People Accessing Antiretrovirals in Botswana Increasing; Program Could Become Unsustainable, President Says

...said that the percentage of people who have been tested for HIV -- which currently stands at 60% -- is concerning. Khama urged individuals to play an active role in HIV prevention, adding, "The nation demands that every citizen must access... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Number of Japanese AIDS Cases Slowly Increasing; Actual Number of HIV-Positive People Likely Higher Than Reported

...The number of AIDS cases in Japan is slowly increasing, and the number of HIV-positive people in the country is estimated to be higher than the number reported, AFP/ Yahoo! News reports. In 2003, the government recorded Read more »
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HIV 2 Prevalence

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...HIV 2 prevalence Posted: Nov 17, 2001 DR.Holodniy, Is there an actual number of individuals to infected with HIV2 in the Read more »

Question regarding HIV-2

Posted by Anonymous
...How many people in the US have HIV-2? I have seen so many fluctuating figures and most are from 10 years ago. The most recent I have read is Read more »

HIV-1? HIV-2? HIV-O?

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
We didn't even know about HIV until the 1980's. So, we invented a HIV1 test, only to find there is a HIV2. So, we invented a HIV2 only to find out there is a HIV-O. Why are we so ignorant to think there couldn't be another strain...for which we... Read more »

HIV-2 Stats

Posted by Anonymous
...assume you have HIV-2. I understand that there are many people who will shoot me down and say that in the last 4 years these numbers could have escalated greatly, however I am not here to argue, I am merely passing on information I have spent a... Read more »