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
Alere to Support Organisation of African First Ladies Against HIV/AIDS (OAFLA) in New Effort to End Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV and Syphilis
Yahoo Finance - 9/23/2014 4:54:11 PM
23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Representatives from the Organisation of African First Ladies Against HIV/AIDS, UNAIDS, the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) and Alere (ALR), the world leader ... Duo Rapid tests to countries in Africa to support ...
World Health Organization Issues Prequalification of BD FACSPresto™ Near-Patient CD4 Counter System for HIV/AIDS Monitoring
8 ABC kait8.com - 9/23/2014 12:36:30 PM
CD4 testing allows HIV/AIDS patients ... in 50 countries who strive to fulfill our purpose of "Helping all people live healthy lives" by advancing the quality, accessibility, safety and affordability of healthcare around the world. For more information ...
Has Jacob Zuma hurt the fight against AIDS more than Thabo Mbeki?
Yahoo News South Africa - 9/23/2014 10:20:29 AM
“He made world ... HIV incident rate of this group has decreased since 2002. In the period 2002-2005 2.2% of people aged 15-49 acquired HIV. However, the HIV incident rate decreased slightly to 1.9% in 2005-2008 and remained the same in 2008-2012. AIDS ...
Aggravating Homosexuals: Why Uganda Gets More Attention Than Other Countries
The Huffington Post - 9/23/2014 2:38:11 PM
The gay rights struggle in Uganda has captured the world's attention since the anti-homosexuality bill was first introduced in late 2009. At the same time similar struggles in other countries seem ... both morality and the HIV/AIDS epidemic as justifications.
Content about AIDS pandemic
Gay Star News - 9/19/2014 7:26:16 AM
Report finds syphilis is at an all-time high in the country ... of HIV-related deaths. Even if you think you know it all, you’ll be shocked by the myths about the virus and the real truth behind the lies In the quarter century since the world first ...
The challenge of HIV/AIDS Collaboration is the way forward
Himalayan Times - 9/21/2014 8:21:10 AM
Advances in prevention and treatment have reduced annual HIV infections by one-third over the past decade, and cut AIDS-related deaths by 30% over the ... annually in low- and middle-income countries by 2050. The world needs a vaccine and a cure to get ...
Greater Than AIDS and HRC Partner to “Bring HIV Out of the Closet”
Human Rights Campaign - 9/23/2014 4:25:33 PM
Kaiser Family Foundation When the first case of what would become known as HIV/AIDS was diagnosed ... the hardest hit parts of the world. Especially worrying is that new infections are increasing among gay men in this country – 12 percent between 2008 ...
World continues 'enormous progress' against AIDS
USA Today - 9/23/2013 10:31:01 AM
The world has made "enormous progress" against AIDS, with global HIV infection rates and AIDS deaths continuing to fall ... of increasing sexual risk behaviors among young people in some countries. Stigma, discrimination and "punitive laws" also continue ...
S. Sudan alarmed by rising HIV/AIDS prevalence rates
worldbulletin.net - 9/20/2014 5:59:11 AM
"The young populations are the backbone and future generation for this country. Statistics tell us that ... "Engaging voices of the youth in the HIV and AIDS response in South Sudan." According to the World Health Organization's 2013 report on HIV/AIDS ...
AIDS Alabama CEO honored as 'community champion'
Al.com - 9/17/2014 9:23:11 AM
PhRMA noted that some of the winners such as Hiers have been involved in the fight against HIV ... with AIDS in Mobile. "I live in a part of the country that is the most impacted by the disease," Hiers says in a YouTube video interview. "The death rates ...
Global AIDS epidemic can be controlled by 2030, U.N. says
Reuters - 7/16/2014 6:20:12 AM
AIDS deaths have fallen 35 percent since a peak in 2005. "The world has witnessed extraordinary ... In 2011, U.N. member states agreed to a target of getting HIV treatment to 15 million people by 2015. As countries scaled up treatment coverage, and ...
UNAIDS: Rate of new HIV infections drops by half in 25 countries
CNN Health - 11/20/2012 7:26:54 PM
New HIV infections have dropped more than 50% in 25 low- and middle-income countries, according to a new World AIDS Day report by the Joint ... people treated in China jumped 50% last year. AIDS-related deaths dropped more than 25% over the last six ...
AIDS: The never ending walk
Examiner - 9/23/2014 6:17:06 AM
In addition Blacks still bare the heaviest burden of HIV infections and AIDS deaths. Treatment advances have substantially ... all while requiring other countries to have one in place before they could receive funding from the United States.
HIV and Aids: record numbers in poorer countries receive treatment
theguardian.com - 11/20/2013 2:15:43 PM
On Wednesday, in the runup to World Aids Day on 1 December, UNAids said an estimated 35.3 million people worldwide were living with HIV last ... of Aids-related deaths had dropped from 2.3m in 2005 to 1.6m last year. Twenty-six countries have shown more ...
Death rate from HIV dropped to half in rich countries during past decade
Zee News - 7/18/2014 6:03:30 AM
Washington: A new study has revealed that the overall death rate has been cut to half among the people with AIDS ... world's rich countries and receiving care and antiretroviral therapy (ART), compared with a decade ago. The study involved nearly 50, 000 ...