Definition: This entry gives an estimate of the number of adults and children who died of AIDS during a given calendar year.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: HIV/AIDS - deaths map
Health Ministry says steps taken to give free medication to HIV/AIDS patients
newsfirst.lk - 9/24/2016 9:35:34 AM
Meanwhile, the Health Ministry said that 2436 individuals have been diagnosed with HIV/AIDS in the country. According to statistics from the year 2015, 36.7 million people around the world have been diagnosed with HIV/AIDS.
4% of Deaths Worldwide Due to Sitting for Too Long
Newser - 9/24/2016 12:20:12 PM
A study published last month in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine found that sitting for more than three hours per day is responsible for 3.8%—or approximately 433,000—of all deaths worldwide ... collected from 54 countries between 2002 ...
World’s Deadliest Creatures
SCV TV - 9/25/2016 8:08:29 AM
A few weeks ago, I wrote about the mosquito being the deadliest animal in the world ... of these deaths are attributed to dogs that are infected with rabies. In the United States, we vaccinate our pet dogs against rabies. But in other countries, this ...
Sitting for too long could be responsible for 4 per cent of global deaths
freemalaysiatoday.com - 9/22/2016 11:21:09 PM
The team now advise that sedentary behavior should be minimized in order to prevent premature deaths around the world and suggest that strategic national health campaigns, such as bike-sharing systems, could be rolled out by countries to get the population ...
The world's fixated on Trump. But Hillary could drag us ALL into a catastrophic war, writes PETER HITCHENS in America
Daily Mail - 9/24/2016 6:53:55 PM
This will undoubtedly mean more pointless deaths. My suggestion is that such cars should only ... it will not be long before any troops we send there are being hounded in their own country for alleged war crimes. We’ve been fooled enough by this propaganda.
When African-Americans are senselessly killed by cops and protesters are condemned, we don't live in a free country
New York Daily News - 9/24/2016 8:55:36 PM
Greg Meeks, head of the Congressional Black Caucus about the violence in this country ... deaths are at a 25-year high. The UN is useless to all but the diplos who live large while their countrymen starve. Angelina Jolie has just shown the world ...
Prolonged Sitting Causes 4 Per Cent Of Deaths Worldwide: Study
NDTV - 9/22/2016 10:20:53 AM
... to that 'chair effect' in the population of 54 countries, using data from 2002 to 2011. "It is important to minimise sedentary behaviour in order to prevent premature deaths around the world," said lead author of the study Leandro Rezende from ...
PH, addressing UN, tells world not to interfere in its drug war
interaksyon.com - 9/25/2016 6:56:54 AM
Yasay said his country would not be able to meet those goals without tackling corruption and drugs. Relations between Duterte and the United Nations have been tense after the newly-elected leader launched several tirades against the world body for its ...
Vivian: Death penalty keeps Singapore as one of the safest countries in the world
theindependent.sg - 9/23/2016 3:27:31 PM
As a result, for what it is worth, I can stand here and tell you that Singapore is one of the safest countries in the world. Our residents ... Globally, there were over 207,000 drug-related deaths in 2014. These are just deaths. The number of people ...
Today is World Car Free Day
Costa Rica Star - 9/22/2016 11:03:50 AM
Today cities and countries throughout the world will celebrate World Car Free Day ... By Wendy Anders Pedestrian deaths are the second largest type of traffic-related deaths registered in
Number of deaths in Turkey bomb attack rises to 57: report
Deccan Chronicle - 9/25/2016 9:05:45 AM
The bombing was the deadliest in 2016 after the country has suffered more than a year of attacks linked to ISIS and Kurdish militants. A triple suicide bombing and gun attack at Istanbul's Ataturk airport in June left 47 dead, with authorities pointing the ...
HIV/AIDS database adds information from more than 100 countries
Los Angeles Times - 9/26/2013 7:28:30 AM
The U.S. Census Bureau announced Monday that it had updated its world HIV/AIDS database to include new data on more than 100 countries ... from 219 countries or regions, and tracks the prevalence of HIV infection, AIDS cases and related deaths.
This One Common Thing We All Do Accounts for 4% Of Deaths Worldwide
m2now.co.nz - 9/23/2016 12:25:34 AM
Cutting down on the amount of time we sit could increase life expectancy by 0.20 years in the countries analysed. “It is important to minimise sedentary behaviour in order to prevent premature deaths around the world,” Leandro Rezende, lead author of ...
These are the world's unhealthiest countries
The Express Tribune - 9/25/2016 11:36:04 AM
The low ranking was mainly attributed to deaths caused by childhood obesity, HIV and alcohol. 15 happiest, richest, healthiest, and safest countries in the world Surprisingly, oil-rich Qatar, despite having the highest per capita GDP on the planet also sco ...
Cardio centre committed to reducing premature deaths
Ghana Web - 9/24/2016 5:32:11 AM
The National Cardiothoracic Centre (NCC) has expressed its commitment to reduce premature deaths in the country by 25 per cent by 2025 ... disclosed this at the press launch of this year’s World Heart Day on the theme: “Power your life” at the ...