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Number Of People Infected With Hiv Worldwide

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Estimate the number of wasting person with AIDS

What is the approximate percentage to be used when trying to estimate the potential number of people living with CDC-defined wasting for a specific cumulative number of people living with AIDS? Is there an estimate to be used to determine...
Alvan Fisher, M.D.

Response from Alvan Fisher, M.D.

Brown University School of Medicine
...anymore. But PI therapy has been shown to increase almost entirely body fat, not lean tissue mass. So we have a new cadre of people without much weight loss, but nevertheless with lean tisue loss(the true measure of interest).It is therefore... Read more »

WHY AREN'T PEOPLE BEING CAREFUL OF WHO THEY SLEEP WITH

I AM 24 AND SEEING PEOPLE LIVING OR CATCHING THE VIRUS THAT CAUSES HIV AIDS IT SOMETIMES HAVE ME... Read more »

saliva (Facts for Life: What you and the people you care about need to know about HIV/AIDS )

can i catch HIV if my partner "sprays" when he talks and his salive gets in my eye? Also can i get... Read more »
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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

... Acute HIV infections are linked to a disproportionate share of forward transmission in certain populations, note the current study's authors. Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Number of People Living With HIV/AIDS in Africa to Outpace Treatment Resources by 2020, IOM Report Finds

... The number of people living with HIV/AIDS in Africa is projected to greatly outpace treatment resources by the end of the decade, according to a Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

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

... A report recently released by the Texas Department of State Health Services found that the number of people living with HIV/AIDS in Nacogdoches County is on the rise, the Nacogdoches Daily Sentinel reports. "According to the state HIV/AIDS... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Number of People Worldwide Living With HIV/AIDS Increases in All Regions; Nearly 40 Million People Have Virus, UNAIDS/WHO Report Says

... The number of people living with HIV/AIDS over the past two years has increased and the worldwide total now stands at nearly 40 million, according Read more »
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CNN - The day in numbers: 39.5 million

Posted by Anonymous
...Piot, who warned the "global epidemic is growing in all areas." 2/3: Two thirds of all people, adults and children, living with HIV are in sub-Saharan Africa (with its center in southern Africa -- 32%), making it the most affected region in the... Read more »

HIV Infections ARE RISING!

Posted by bradford, 7 Replies
...HIV Infections ARE RISING! Many people still have the belief that HIV and AIDS only affects homosexuals! However, 75% of the world population infected with HIV is heterosexual. Read more »

HIV Prevention-Our Voices ARE Necessary

Posted by bradford, 2 Replies
...HIV Prevention-Our Voices ARE Necessary As an individual living with HIV for 20 years, I have been working to break down the barriers Read more »

HIV Prevention

Posted by Anonymous
...surrounding HIV and AIDS. I believe there is a serious problem stemming from the lack of media coverage, when it comes to educating people about HIV/AIDS. Where is the media? How can there be any real understanding about HIV/AIDS and HIV... Read more »