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Number Of People With Hiv In Us

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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 »

Oraquick Advance

I have read articles as to scattered news about false POSITIVES with oraquick advance. But what... Read more »

positve hiv outlook

Hi Dr Moyle, l am currently working as a nurse at a hiv medical centre in Australia, and l am hiv... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Recession Prompting Increase in Number of People With HIV Seeking Public Services in California

... The Los Angeles Times on Sunday examined how the recession is impacting people living with HIV in California. Brad Hare, medical director of University of California-San Francisco's Positive Health Program at San Francisco 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 »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

India Could Soon Have the Highest Number of People With HIV/AIDS, Says US Ambassador

...Ambassador Robert Blackwill said, "If the disease is unchecked here, India could soon surpass South Africa with the highest number of HIV/AIDS sufferers in the world." UNAIDS says 4 million Indians are infected, second only to South Africa, where... Read more »
The Body

Stroke Numbers Rise Among People With HIV

... People with HIV incresing the number of stroke cases. Photo: topnews.in. Research suggests that people with HIV are up to three Read more »
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1.1 Million American living with HIV/AIDS

Posted by Florida69, 2 Replies
...Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Thursday. The CDC numbers, based on 2006 data, show the population living with HIV is growing as people become newly infected and as more patients survive thanks to HIV drugs. The report also... Read more »

mom with hiv?

Posted by Anonymous
...kinda unsure of the exposure myself I came looking at sites and found this one. I am also looking for health sites, reading peoples stories, and after seeing this site I am really amazed. I hear the numbers of people who have hiv/aids but never... Read more »

Long-term HIV and Aids survivors' health worrying

Posted by ScotCharles
...From KaiserNet January 8, 2008 Some experts and doctors recently have voiced concerns that people who were diagnosed with HIV and Aids in the early years of the epidemic are experiencing "premature[e]" or "disproportionate numbers" of ailments... Read more »

CNN - The day in numbers: 39.5 million

Posted by Anonymous
...The day in numbers: 39.5 million By Sunaina Gulati for CNN (CNN) -- Some 39.5 million people are living with AIDS worldwide, according to a U.N. report released on Tuesday. "This year's report gives us real cause for concern," Read more »