|Rank||Country||HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS|
|36||Central African Republic||130,000|
|46||Congo, Republic of the||77,000|
|65||Papua New Guinea||34,000|
|84||Trinidad and Tobago||15,000|
|139||Bosnia and Herzegovina||900|
Definition: This entry gives an estimate of all people (adults and children) alive at yearend with HIV infection, whether or not they have developed symptoms of AIDS.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS map
Testing for HIV/AIDS During Advent
The Huffington Post - 12/4/2013 1:59:07 PM
When HIV/AIDS was killing off thousands of gay men, Metropolitan Community Churches (MCC) became the church every person could turn to when struck by this disaster of apocalyptic proportions. As a lesbian woman, I was one of the many who took ...
What Next for Those Living With HIV?
The Huffington Post - 12/5/2013 5:25:32 PM
Rob Stephenson, Public Voices Fellow, the OpED Project and Associate Professor of Global Health, Emory University. Mohammed K Ali, Public Voices Fellow, the OpED Project and Assistant Professor of Global Health, Emory University. December 1 was ...
Opinion: Wrong time to reverse course on HIV/AIDS
CNN - 12/1/2013 12:51:06 PM
Much work lies ahead before these and other scientific advances can be parlayed into a broadly applicable cure that can be made available to the 35 million people living with HIV ... countries, and the overall global response to AIDS."
Celebrating a Decade of Progress Fighting Global HIV/AIDS
blog.aids.gov - 12/1/2013 11:56:49 PM
This World AIDS Day, CDC and the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) commemorate a decade of success in fighting global HIV/AIDS ... HIV-free thanks to life-saving PEPFAR-funded programs to prevent mother-to-child transmission ...
Mandela arrived late to the fight against HIV-AIDS
Globe and Mail - 12/5/2013 9:57:32 PM
Then a few days later, at the funeral, his grandson, Mandla, revealed, with Mr. Mandela beside him, that the virus also had killed Makgatho’s wife a few months earlier. With these public statements, Mr. Mandela defied the stigma and shame that kept AIDS ...
HIV/AIDS Afflicts Migrants Living in Wealthy Countries
Voice of America - 12/1/2012 4:07:45 PM
To mark this year's World AIDS Day, IOM is focusing on the plight ... Data shows the total number of people living with HIV has increased in the last 10 years in high-income countries in North America and Europe. The International Organization for ...
Obama pledges support for global fight against AIDS, issues challenge
CNN - 12/1/2013 11:56:49 PM
President Barack Obama issued a new pledge Monday along with a challenge to global AIDS advocates. At a White House meeting, he announced that the U.S. government would contribute one dollar for every two dollars pledged for the Global Fund over ...
Living with HIV? Eat well to stay healthy
Punch - 12/2/2013 11:55:38 PM
and diarrhoea are common conditions associated with HIV and its treatments. These side effects can keep you from eating or cause you to lose essential nutrients. They can also cause you to be dehydrated.” Physicians say people living ...
How media and research institutions contribute to HIV/AIDs in black communities
sdgln.com - 12/5/2013 4:13:57 PM
And the controversial term "down low" (DL) wrongly accusing black MSMs for spreading the virus throughout the African-American heterosexual community should not be used to depict openly gay or bisexual men individually or collectively.
HIV/AIDS Activists Protesting for Compensation and Health Care in China Were Detained Ahead of World AIDS Day 2013
thebody.com - 12/3/2013 9:24:07 PM
This article was reported by the International Business Times. The International Business Times reported that police in Beijing, China, arrested approximately 30 AIDS activists staging demonstrations in front of government buildings prior to ...
Pediatric HIV/AIDS Experts to Present at 17th International Conference on AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections in Africa
watchlistnews.com - 12/5/2013 5:54:10 PM
Experts from the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF ... Cape Town Waterfront, Cape Town Tuesday, Dec. 10 2013, 12 p.m.: Launch of the World Health Organization (WHO)’s Global Guidelines on HIV Testing and Counseling and Care ...
World AIDS Day: HIV/AIDS is preventable and treatable
health.india.com - 12/3/2013 8:23:52 AM
health experts said at an event commemorating World AIDS Day on Monday. ‘The first time you get to know that you are HIV positive, you think that your life is over, and this is something that has happened because of things that which may not be approved ...
Young and HIV positive: what is it like to live with the condition?
theguardian.com - 11/26/2013 8:39:20 AM
This week, the World Health Organisation warned that governments are failing to provide enough youth-specific services, which has resulted in a 50% increase in Aids-related deaths among 10- to 19-year-olds between 2005 and 2012. This compares with the 30% ...
HIV and Aids: record numbers in poorer countries receive treatment
theguardian.com - 11/20/2013 2:15:43 PM
Record numbers of people living in low- and middle-income countries are receiving antiretroviral treatment, and HIV infection ... on HIV and Aids, said there were worrying signs that some countries were not on track to meet global targets and commitments ...