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
Fungus Behind AIDS Deaths Found Growing on Trees in Southern California
Healthline Networks - 8/26/2014 9:23:37 PM
A bacteria called Cryptococcus is responsible for more than 600,000 deaths each year around the world, according to the Centers ... few people with HIV progress to AIDS these days and become susceptible to the hazards the C. gattii fungus poses.
About 12,073 HIV cases were recorded in Ghana in 2013
Spy Ghana - 8/26/2014 7:47:35 AM
Statistics available to DAILY GUIDE indicates that about 12,073 HIV cases were recorded in the country last year while 14,000 people died from AIDS in the same year. Records further had it that the country has an HIV population of 225,487 with 30,397 being ...
Trangender HIV deaths rise despite drop in TN fatalities
Times of India - 8/16/2014 12:14:09 AM
consider that the latest census statistics put the number of transgenders in the country at 4.9 lakh out of a total population in excess of 120 crore. That is 0.04% of the general population. By comparison, the HIV/AIDS mortality rate for transgenders by ...
USAID happy with Zambia’s HIV/AIDS fight
Times of Zambia - 8/26/2014 6:57:28 AM
“One change that particularly strikes me is the great progress that Zambia has made in the fight against HIV and AIDS during this period,” he said. “In 2002, AIDS deaths were at a ... now the country has more than half a million Zambians on ART ...
Researchers urge studies on chronic diseases among HIV patients in developing world
Healio - 8/26/2014 12:52:24 AM
A coalition of scientists has called for urgent research strategies to address the growing problem of chronic comorbidities in HIV patients in developing countries ... the CDC, the World Bank and the Office of the Global AIDS Coordinator at the US ...
With Advance in HIV Treatment, Survivors Face Other Disease Risks
Med India - 8/19/2014 6:40:07 PM
As effective treatments for HIV become more widely available in low- and middle-income countries, there's an urgent need ... substantially lowered the rates of HIV infection and deaths from HIV/AIDS. Dr Narayan and coauthors write, "Today, with over ...
No Hope for AIDS-Free Generation in Uganda as Controversial HIV Bill is Signed Into Law
Truth Out - 8/21/2014 11:59:52 PM
There will be "an increase in deaths from HIV, more infections" as a result of the HIV/AIDS law, he warned. According to AIDS Free World, over 60 countries criminalise the transmission of HIV or the failure to disclose one's HIV status to sex partners ...
With 100,000 new HIV infections every year, Kenya is in the red!
Daily Nation - 8/26/2014 2:57:04 PM
The news last week that Kenya has the fourth highest number of people living with HIV in the world ... in the country last year. Out of the number, children accounted for 12,940, according to the report dubbed The National HIV and Aids Estimates.
Proteins that help entry HIV, Ebola viruses also block their release: Study
Firstpost - 8/26/2014 8:16:13 AM
AIDS is a condition characterised by progressive failure of the immune system. It is caused by the human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1). When HIV-1 or any virus infects a cell, it replicates and spreads to other cells. One type of cellular protein ...
Worldwide HIV Infection Drug Market Examined in New Kuick Research Report Published at MarketPublishers.com
Benzinga - 8/22/2014 2:33:11 PM
The improved access to antiretroviral drugs and treatments in the recent past, specifically in the developing world, has led to the decline in the rate of HIV infection and the number of deaths due to AIDS globally ... company and country), covers the ...
Death rate from HIV dropped to half in rich countries during past decade
Zee News - 7/18/2014 10:57:00 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 ...
Mbeki Aids denial 'caused 300,000 deaths'
theguardian.com - 11/25/2008 11:53:22 PM
The Aids policies of the former South African president Thabo Mbeki's government were directly responsible for the avoidable deaths ... country, according to research by Harvard university. South Africa has one of the severest HIV/Aids epidemics in the world.
The Tragic Effects of HIV & AIDS on Economies of Developing Countries
topsecretwriters.com - 11/12/2011 11:58:39 PM
However, the effects of HIV and AIDS is ... and contraption in developing countries, the unremitting cycle of devastation AIDS and HIV has on society may finally be impeded. With households less impoverished by premature death, more people will be able ...