What Percentage Of American Population Has Herpes
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Tufts University School of MedicineGenotypes 2 and 3 together make up about 25 percent of the infections in the US. It is found in pockets elsewhere in the world depending on the individual country. The bottom line is that you have the "easiest" to treat genotype. There is... Read more »
University of Miami School of MedicineThere is a study published in the Archives of General Psychiatry in 2001 that quotes a prevalence rate of depression of 33% among people who are HIV+ (Bing et.al.)However, the rates of depression vary considerably within the population of people who... Read more »
Stanford University, School of MedicineYour numbers still look pretty good. And yes, the flu can temporarily cause a decrease in your CD4 count and percent.... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,If Bouncing Betty at the Badda Bing actually grinded her way onto your penis, your HIV-acquisition risk would be unprotected insertive penile-vaginal sex. That it was only for such a brief period of time (15 seconds) would decrease the... Read more »
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Posted by Florida69, 2 RepliesWASHINGTON - A new estimate of how many Americans have the AIDS virus puts the number at about 1.1 million, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Thursday.
The CDC numbers, based on 2006 data, show the population living with HIV... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyI read that people with HIV have more Herpes outbreaks.
I've never had herpes that I know of. Ever. No blisters...anywhere....ever.
Im still paranoid about HIV and now I have this kinda burning/stinging sensation at the corner of my mouth. (on the... Read more »
Posted by sadface, 4 RepliesI have been reading a little on herpes. How soon can you get a blood test to see if you are caring the virus? When does it begin to show up? UG!
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Posted by bartleby"Black Americans account for only 14 percent of the U.S. population, yet they account for 52 percent of all new HIV infections each year. It's official: Regardless of race, we cannot afford to be in denial and believe that HIV is a white, gay... Read more »
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