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What Is The Life Expectancy In Kenya Infected With Hiv

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HIV positive - question about life expectancy (LIFE EXPECTANCY, 2010) (PROGNOSIS, 2010)

I have just had a 5 week test result come back positive.I couldnt get answer from my doc, so wanted to ask you.How long can people with HIV live on HAART? - I know there isnt one figure- just wondering if there are ball park figures?Any info would...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...FHello Alan,The clinical course of HIV varies considerably from person to person. Life expectancy with HIV/AIDS depends on many confounding variables, including viral strain, access to and adherence with potent antiretroviral Read more »

How long could I have had HIV? (LIFE EXPECTANCY, 2009)

Hi Dr. Frascino,I am in my mid 20s, and I was recently diagnosed with HIV (it's been about a month now). I was tested about 6 months ago and the test result was negative. I was tested 6 months prior to that, and was negative then as well. I guess...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...sample of what you'll find there.Good luck! I'm here if you need me. Let's get through this together, OK?Dr. BobHIV Lifespan (LIFE EXPECTANCY, 2009)May 27, 2009 Dr Bob, I am HIV- and my partner of the last 5 months was diagnosed with HIV 2-3... Read more »

HIV/AIDS life expectancy

What would approximate life expectancy be if a patient has 5,300 copies per ml virus load and 3.72 log copies, not taking antivirals, Recently had a bout with pneumonia but asymptomatic at this time. He is 51 years old and has no other major health...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...The life expectancy for a person with HIV depends on a number of variables including most importantly CD4 count. In general life expectancy is maximized Read more »

Does HIV always turn into Aids (SURVIVAL) (LIFE EXPECTANCY 2008)

Hi Dr Bob,first l would like to say what a great effort you put into the forum, and you are my hero, l am recently Hiv Positive not on meds yet, CD450.... when my cd drops to 350 in the future, and l can take meds well, what are the chances l will...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...from HIV-related illness and death. How long the reprieve will last is still unknown. Years ago, we used to say the average life expectancy was 10 years from the time of diagnosis to death for HIVers. That was an average with a wide-shaped bell... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Kenya: Shocking Revelations on HIV/AIDS and Deaf Children

...million, 2.5 million Kenyans are already infected with HIV/AIDS. NACC says the most affected are the 15- to 24-year-olds, whose life expectancy has fallen from 65 years to just 45. Back to other CDC news for August 29, 2002 Previous Updates ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Guardian Examines Challenge of Testing, Treating Patients With HIV/AIDS in Kenya

...Kenya. "Deep-rooted stigma and patchy health education has led many to cower from the disease, which has seen the country's life expectancy rates shortened by 20 years in the last two decades," the newspaper writes. Even though "[t]he country's... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Mozambique: African Delegates Gather to Plan Joint Response to AIDS Pandemic

...of the Commission for HIV/AIDS and Governors in Africa. Nearly 30 million people in Africa are currently living with HIV, and life expectancy has dropped below 40 years in many countries, including Mozambique, Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi,... Read more »
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Life Expectancy with HIV

Posted by SaltyWater, 9 Replies
...life too much, and making sure I go to my appointments on time etc, I'm wanting to know if HIV actually has an impact of your life expectancy? I'm 25 and would love to live to a ripe old age and I'm concerned about this more then anything else ... Read more »

Life expectancy of 53m pos

Posted by Anonymous, 9 Replies
Does any body know how long a 53/m in fairly good health who just test pos. might live? Thanks for some answers Read more »

Life Expectancy for H.I.V.

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Does anyone know the life Expectancy for H.I.V. Read more »

In Kenya with HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...My name is Nyarayi and i am a woman Living with HIV in kenya since 1991. I have a son who is turning 7 on 16 August this year I am also having my birht day on the 6th of June I'll be turning Read more »