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, 2012See also: HIV/AIDS - deaths map
Largest Ever Dataset Of Individual Deaths In Africa & SE Asia Reveals Changing Health Of Developing World
Modern Ghana - 10/29/2014 12:08:07 PM
Largest ever data set of individual deaths in Africa & SE Asia reveals changing health of developing world an unprecedented insight into ... papers dealing with specific causes of death: HIV/AIDS, malaria, pregnancy-related, external causes (including ...
Largest ever dataset of individual deaths in Africa, SE Asia reveals changing health
Science Daily - 10/29/2014 5:01:36 PM
More than 110,000 individual deaths and their causes across 13 countries (including Ghana ... There are six multisite papers dealing with specific causes of death: HIV/AIDS, malaria, pregnancy-related factors, external causes (including accidental death ...
Bad And Good News About The Second Deadliest Infectious Disease
NPR News - 10/22/2014 2:03:47 PM
Ebola has rightly gripped the world's attention, but its death toll pales in comparison to other infectious diseases like tuberculosis. TB is the world's second leading infectious killer, after HIV/AIDS ... in western African countries many people are ...
Largest ever dataset of causes of death
Medical Xpress - 10/29/2014 11:53:48 AM
About two thirds of deaths ... for their countries; and has wider implications for citizenship and social development. The INDEPTH dataset, which is the largest ever of its kind, shows that in Africa, while the number of deaths from HIV/AIDS has recently ...
HIV/AIDS, diarrheal disease, malaria deadlier than Ebola in Africa – survey
en.starafrica.com - 10/22/2014 10:57:41 AM
In Nigeria and South Africa, HIV/AIDS killed 480,000 in 2012, or 30% of the world total. Among Africa’s other ... treatment in 2012 than in 2009. Malaria deaths decreased in most African countries between 2010 and 2012 â€“ by 97% in both the ...
Why the World's Poorest People Aren't Getting Basic Pain Relief
Alter Net - 10/21/2014 7:12:47 PM
“Lack of access to essential medicines such as morphine or methadone for treatment violates the right to the highest attainable standard of health, which is one of the human rights conventions that all countries ... affected death from HIV/AIDS and ...
Why Nigeria Cannot Achieve Zero HIV/AIDS
Leadership - 10/20/2014 2:10:20 AM
Nigeria’s target of zero HIV/AIDS, Zero discrimination by 2015 is still way off the mark considering the hitches in its national response, which is mainly fund, writes WINIFRED OGBEBO Less than two months to the celebration of World AIDS Day, marked ...
Coordinated efforts helped fight HIV/AIDS; Ebola kills more quickly, though hospitalization betters odds of survival
Mass Live The Republican - 10/13/2014 8:59:30 AM
"And we have to work now so that this is not the world's ... confirmed deaths in these three countries, with the actual number estimated to be dramatically higher. In contrast, in 1982, the first year for which the CDC had defined HIV/AIDS, there were ...
One-in-four deaths in pregnancy due to HIV in worst-affected countries
Nam Aidsmap - 10/20/2014 11:53:08 PM
One-in-four pregnancy-related deaths is due to HIV in countries with a high HIV prevalence ... with no defined criteria for classifying a maternal death as HIV/AIDS-related, attributed 6.2% of maternal deaths to HIV in 2006 in Africa.
Politics and national response to HIV/AIDS challenge
Punch - 10/21/2014 11:09:00 PM
For one, with the launch of the President’s Comprehensive Response Plan for HIV/AIDS which prioritises Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission of HIV as a means of reducing new cases of infection, Nigeria has demonstrated to the world that the ...
Pharmaceutical companies, WHO help India in HIV/AIDS drug crisis
Reuters - 10/13/2014 7:07:57 PM
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Indian companies and global health groups are stepping up efforts to provide a critical medicine for the country's free HIV/AIDS drugs ... India produces a large part of the world's HIV/AIDS medicines so the shortage has been awkward ...
UNICEF - 10/28/2014 8:56:02 AM
Child survival Education Protection HIV/AIDS ... Only seven countries have higher maternal mortality ratios, including Afghanistan, Niger and Chad. Child mortality rates are increasing. Maternal mortality rates are among the highest in the world.
Hamill: Ebola fears are similar to early HIV-AIDS myths, and just as unreal
New York Daily News - 10/14/2014 11:53:06 PM
The hysteria reminds me of the full-blown frenzy of the early days of HIV-AIDS in the 1980s. Back then ... tells us that about 150 people per day come into the U.S.A. from those countries, 43% through JFK. And we have not yet had a single case of Ebola ...
10 Questions for The WHO About Ebola
Global Research - 10/15/2014 11:59:04 PM
The World Health Organization is claiming that we are ... How many of the alleged African Ebola victims also had compromised immune systems due to HIV/AIDS, the number one cause of death in the region? 10. Why are health workers wearing hazmat suits ...
HIV/AIDS Presents an Unprecedented Challenge to Developing a Vaccine
The Huffington Post - 10/29/2014 12:00:57 PM
As the world focuses on Ebola, we must not forget that HIV/AIDS presents a far greater challenge in the ... one with greater implications including life-long infection with sure death along with a tainted global blood supply -- neither of which are the ...