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
Fiji ranked second in the world with deaths caused by diabetes
Fiji Village - 7/26/2016 8:12:14 PM
Fiji is ranked second in the world with deaths caused by diabetes ... He says that as a developing country which is beginning to take leadership positions within the international society of States, we are placing significant emphasis on educating our ...
New in paperback: 'Around the World in 50 Years'
Chicago Tribune - 7/27/2016 6:59:28 PM
Albert Podell details his two record-setting accomplishments of taking the longest automobile journey around the world and visiting every country on earth. Podell writes about the dangerous weather, riots, revolutions, unique foods and the deaths of three ...
Mixed Progress in Worldwide Fight Against HIV/AIDS
consumer.healthday.com - 7/19/2016 1:11:02 PM
TUESDAY, July 19, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- The number of HIV/AIDS deaths worldwide each year has fallen since peaking in 2005, but the number of new HIV infections is up in 74 countries, according to a new study. Deaths from HIV/AIDS fell to 1.2 million in ...
Lack of Exercise Costs World $67.5B and 5 Million Lives a Year
Voice of America - 7/27/2016 8:29:32 AM
Such inactivity is estimated to cause more than 5 million deaths a year — almost as many as smoking, which the World Health Organization (WHO ... said the costs occur largely in wealthier countries, but as poorer countries develop, so too will the ...
Pope says the world’s at war, urges Europe to welcome refugees
San Francisco Gate - 7/27/2016 10:19:54 PM
Shooting deaths of law enforcement spike in 2016, report says Caption Close KRAKOW, Poland — Pope Francis, deeply saddened by the slaying of an elderly priest during Mass in a church in the French countryside, warned grimly Wednesday that the world is at ...
If the govt. acts now, India can eliminate hepatitis B by 2080: experts
Hindustan Times - 7/27/2016 6:02:12 PM
New Delhi: If the government acts now, India will be able to eliminate hepatitis B, a viral infection that can lead to permanent liver damage and even cancer, by 2080, say experts on the occasion of World ... 2.7 million deaths due to HIV/AIDS and malaria ...
What Kills More People Each Year: TB, HIV/AIDS Or Viral Hepatitis?
88.5 WFDD - 7/14/2016 8:47:56 PM
tuberculosis or HIV/AIDS. That's just one unexpected finding from the first study to systematically assess the scope of the disease around the world. Also surprising: Deaths from viral hepatitis are evenly distributed between rich and poor countries.
Suspected militant killed by police in Bangladesh is a U.S. citizen
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 7/28/2016 4:03:29 AM
A JMB factionis working with the Islamic State group, according to Monirul Islam, chief of the country’s counterterrorism unit ... There have been brutal hacking deaths of secular bloggers, largely claimed by a local affiliate of al-Qaida, and the ...
Canada must examine why it tops opioid-consuming countries in world: Philpott
660 News - 7/26/2016 10:18:06 AM
OTTAWA – Health Minister Jane Philpott says Canada and the U.S. need to examine why they are the top two opioid-gobbling countries in the world. Philpott says Canada ... overdoses and overdose deaths. She calls it a national public health crisis ...
Anxiety as Nigeria, other countries pitch in Microsoft 2916 imagine cup
Vanguard - 7/27/2016 2:27:27 PM
From the statistics, about 120 students from 34 countries around the world will be showcasing their innovative solutions before panel of judges Nearly 85 percent of this year’s world finalists teams, according to fact sheet, leveraged Windows 10 or ...