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
The grey area over air pollution
The National - 7/29/2015 6:44:21 AM
Statistics recently released by the World Bank claim the UAE has the highest mean average ... more than the combined impact of HIV-Aids and malaria. The calculations were specifically based on numbers for PM2.5, taken from the Institute for Health Metrics ...
Ethiopia: Efforts to End Maternal and Child Mortality By 2030
AllAfrica - 7/22/2015 12:57:43 PM
The GFF has set in motion an unprecedented movement among countries, United Nations agencies and multilateral agencies including the World Bank Group, the Global Fund to Fight HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis ... child and maternal deaths. The Government of Japan ...
Act now to prevent liver cancer!
Vanguard - 7/31/2015 10:05:24 PM
Viral Hepatitis causes 80 percent of liver cancer deaths. This fact makes ... Hepatitis, HIV/AIDS, Human Papillomavirus (HPV) and Hypertension). In line with the theme of this year’s World Hepatitis Day, the CECP- Nigeria hereby invites all Nigerians ...
ERHABOR: On How To Manage Increasing Cases Of Chest Diseases (2)
The Guardian - Nigeria - 8/2/2015 4:09:17 AM
Medical experts have indentified TB as the single and commonest infectious disease worldwide with about 5.7 million cases and over 1.5million deaths recorded ... with the HIV/AIDS epidemic. Today, Nigeria ranks third among the 22 countries of the world ...
UNAIDS Checkmates HIV/AIDS
Modern Ghana - 7/21/2015 4:33:39 PM
There is apprehension in Nigeria over the number of people living with HIV/AIDS ... top gear in inspiring the world to accomplish its united hallucination of zero new HIV infections, zero discrimination and zero AIDS-related deaths. It unifies the ...
Government And The Challenge Of Drug Abuse In The Country
Leadership - 7/20/2015 3:34:35 AM
The menace of illicit drug abuse is an age-long challenge in the country ... the link between HIV/AIDS and drug use has not received adequate attention. In a recent report on the Global Tobacco Epidemic 2015, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said ...
Aging with AIDS: New challenges for patients and the public at large
Concord Monitor - 7/22/2015 11:56:17 PM
This aging HIV/AIDS population is reflective of the shifting nature of the epidemic in the country as a whole ... New Hampshire was seeing dozens of deaths per year among people with HIV/AIDS. Toward the end of the decade, though, the mortality rate ...
Viral hepatitis 20,000 deaths preventable: Now is the time to act
opinion.bdnews24.com - 7/28/2015 8:11:26 AM
Tuesday, July 28 th is World Hepatitis Day – and ... being tried and tested in several countries – and one can only hope that this will be the case in Bangladesh as well. Yet as we learnt from HIV/AIDS, providing access to drugs is not enough.
26 lakh TB patients in India; Nearly 42,000 died in 2013-14
Times of India - 7/31/2015 1:27:01 AM
"According to the World Health Organization, the estimated number of tuberculosis patients in the country is 26 lakh whereas the estimated mortality attributable to tuberculosis is 2.4 lakh," Naik said. "As of May 2015, a total of 8,69,576 HIV/AIDS patient ...
Mulishness over travel hoops reflects a Stalinist world view
bdlive.co.za - 7/31/2015 5:08:55 AM
The decision that the best way to end child trafficking is to demand the production of the child’s long birth certificate at the point of entry to the country ... s views on HIV/AIDS would appear mainstream. It doesn’t matter what the Statistics ...
Brazil Redoubles Efforts Against HIV and AIDS; Signs Letter of Intent with BC-CfE at the 2015 IAS Conference
Financial Content - 7/22/2015 3:49:31 PM
The Letter of Intent was signed at the 8th International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention, the world's largest ... cent drop in AIDS-related deaths since 1994. The province's dedicated HIV/AIDS Ward, which opened ...
Confronting Asia’s Hepatitis Epidemic
Wall Street Journal - 7/27/2015 4:19:23 PM
Tuesday is World Hepatitis Day, an opportunity to focus government and donor attention on the silent epidemic that has been largely overlooked for decades. Despite a death toll as high as HIV/AIDS ... deaths globally. In South and Southeast Asian countries ...
20 million Nigerians infected with Hepatitis B, C
NATIONAL MIRROR - 7/28/2015 11:42:01 PM
Also, a public physician and member publicity committee, Nigeria Medical Association Rivers State Chapter, Dr. Paul John, disclosed that Nigeria is one of the countries in the world with the ... Remember that globally, HIV-AIDS currently kills close ...
B.C. researchers on the leading edge of the fight against HIV/AIDS
The Windsor Star - 7/20/2015 3:41:45 AM
Starting Sunday, about 6,000 HIV/AIDS experts from around the world will meet in Vancouver for the eighth ... the number of new AIDS cases in B.C. has fallen by 88 per cent, and AIDS-related deaths by 83 per cent. The United Nations has embraced TasP ...
Aiming High (1-3) New Development Goals could Spur Progress toward Better-quality Life around the World
Sudan Vision - 7/24/2015 7:36:13 PM
Most of the funding for vaccines in low-income countries was also made possible through aid, and deaths related to vaccine-preventable conditions have plummeted since 2000: worldwide measles deaths fell from 542,000 to 158,000 between 2000 and 2011.