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What Percent Of People Around The World Have Herpes

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS in Arab World Up 300 Percent

At a UN Development Program meeting yesterday in Bahrain, Sayed Aqa, UNDP's country coordinator and representative, said HIV/AIDS cases have increased 300 percent in the Arab world over the past three years. "This is against an annual rate of... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Young People Account for 40 Percent of HIV-Infected in Japan

People in their teens and 20s account for nearly 40 percent of all Japanese newly infected with AIDS, according to new Health Ministry figures that officials say underline a disturbing new trend. While the overall number of Japanese infected with... Read more »
UNAIDS

Nearly 50 Percent of People Who Are Eligible for Antiretroviral Therapy Now Have Access to Lifesaving Treatment

L to R: German Federal Minister of Health (BMG), Daniel Bahr, UNAIDS Executive Director Michel SidibĂ©, German Federal Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), Dirk Niebel. Photo credit: UNAIDS/ C. Koall. Berlin/Geneva -- A new... Read more »
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pakistan 10 and 3 percent HBV and HCV

Hi doctor Dieterich'sIn pakistan 10 and 3-7 percent people suffer from HBV and HCV respectively as from research done in Pakistan. For HIV officially 1400 HIV positive are reported.I would ask you as route of transmission is same for all three...
Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

Response from Douglas T. Dieterich, M.D.

New York University, School of Medicine
Dear Dr Imran,Hepatitis B and HIV are both classic sexually transmitted diseases and are transmitted in the same way. HIV and HCV are both transmitted parenterally through IV drug use, iatrogenically, through re-used needles, through tattoos, body... Read more »

Are the 3 percent people with bad immune systems?

Hi Shannon,Are the people that take longer than 3 months or up to 6 months people with weakened or bad immune systems? I got tested neg. at 4 months. What should I do now?...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hiyes they are. As long as there has been no exposure during this 4 months than you are negative.Be well and stay safe, Shannon... Read more »

How many people in the world get AIDS?

How many people in the world get AIDS (ie: one out of...)?...
Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Response from Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Harvard Medical School
One out of every 162 people on the face of the Earth is HIV-positive. This number is mind-boggling. The majority of these HIV-infected people live in sub-Saharan Africa. Please surf thebody.com for lots more information.... Read more »

don discriminate people from third world country

Hey Dr. Bob, This is Bishal from Nepal. I have written you more than 5 times already. Please don discriminate people from third world countries. I am sure u dont I have had unprotected incertive anal as well unprotected insertive oral sex about 4...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Bishal,If you know anything at all about me or this forum, you'll realize I do not discriminate. My advice to you is exactly the same as it has been to many others who placed themselves at risk for HIV, but are "too scared to go for... Read more »
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absolutes vs. percents

Posted by PAUL, 3 Replies
Help... I'm totally confused about the difference between absolute numbers and the %. I just found out that my cd4 cout was 28% or 392. How is the percent more meaningful than the absolute number? I just don't get this... I made the original posting... Read more »

worlds collide

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Hello everyone! I am in a situation in witch any comments are VERY welcome.I've been worried and stressed about hiv for about 4 months now...and things are getting strange.my backround is:I am a white male in my early 20's.I have a small genitil... Read more »

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