|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
New HIV Healthcare Center Offers Expert Care in Gretna
Thomson Reuters - 3/6/2014 4:56:21 PM
Gretna gained a new health resource when AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF)’s specialized healthcare center recently opened to offer treatment and care for people living with HIV/AIDS AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) opened its newest domestic ...
IAPAC, HIV Advocates, and AbbVie Issue Consensus Statement Calling for Improved Care for Women Living with HIV
TheSacramento Bee - 3/6/2014 2:33:11 PM
"Globally, 49 percent of all adults living with HIV are women, 1 representing the fastest-growing population of people living with the virus ... will raise awareness of the unique challenges faced by women living with HIV."
Ekiti empowers 108 people living with HIV/AIDs
Punch - 2/27/2014 3:24:26 PM
we should ensure that we empower people who are living with HIV/AIDS and we should be able to tell the people that being HIV positive is not the end of the world. “We need to set an example and demonstrate practically what it means to be ...
HIV Designer Cures
Guardian LV - 3/6/2014 7:52:19 AM
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) remains one of the leading causes of death in the world. This is particularly true in sub-Saharan Africa and other developing countries. In 2011 it was estimated that 34 million people were living with HIV ...
Empty Bowls fight hunger and raise funds for HIV/AIDS support
London Community News - 3/8/2014 11:10:23 AM
This year, the goal was to raise $10,000 for Regional HIV/AIDS Connection. Proceeds from Empty Bowls go to the Regional HIV/AIDS Connection’s Country Cupboard program and other meals they offer throughout the year. The Country Cupboard program provides ...
HIV/Aids in South Africa
mediaclubsouthafrica.com - 3/6/2014 11:05:35 AM
South Africa has one of the fastest HIV-infection rates in the world. Statistics South Africa's 2007 population estimates put the South Africa's overall HIV-prevalence rate at about 11%, much higher than that of sub-Saharan Africa as a whole, and among the ...
IFRC and UNAIDS join forces to reach 15 million people with HIV treatment by 2015
ReliefWeb - 3/4/2014 9:42:04 AM
The solution is at hand but the time to invest in decentralized services is now if we are to avert millions of deaths by 2015 and beyond.” The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) leads and inspires the world to achieve its ...
New advance: Engineered immune cells seem to block HIV
CBS News - 3/5/2014 6:09:07 PM
Typically, patients must stay on HIV treatments the rest of their lives. "This reinforces our belief that modified T cells are the key that could eliminate the need for lifelong (antiretroviral drug therapy) and potentially lead to functionally curative ...
HIV/AIDS: As The US Crisis Continues, Funders Respond
Health Affairs - 3/2/2014 11:56:16 PM
Although no safe and effective cure for AIDS exists, antiretroviral therapy (ART) “can dramatically prolong the lives of many people infected with ... Keys interviewing five women living with HIV/AIDS from around the country. The topic was women and ...
HIV and AIDS in Children
WebMD - 3/4/2014 2:54:02 AM
An estimated 2.5 million children around the world are living with HIV/AIDs, according to the Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDS (JNAIDS) "2010 Report on the Global AIDS Epidemic." HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) is the virus that causes AIDS ...
Protection of Persons Living with HIV/AIDS
Punch - 12/7/2013 10:52:26 PM
WHO statistics show that in 2012, there were 35.3 million people living with HIV/AIDS ... low- and middle-income countries. Stigmatisation and discrimination are still major issues and barriers to voluntary testing. But the world is dealing with ...
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 ...
Opinion: Wrong time to reverse course on HIV/AIDS
CNN - 12/1/2013 11:46:40 AM
(CNN)-- As we mark the 25th observance of World AIDS Day on December 1 ... a broadly applicable cure that can be made available to the 35 million people living with HIV/AIDS worldwide. But it is an irony bordering on tragedy that just as ...
United States People Living With HIV Stigma Index Launches for World Aids Day
thebody.com - 11/26/2013 11:55:35 PM
New York, NY --The United States People Living With HIV ... Stigma Index. "With World AIDS Day 2013 around the corner, we are proud that the U.S. PLHIV Stigma Index launch will cast a spotlight on the devastating effects of HIV stigma and discrimination ...
WORLD AIDS DAY: When Living With AIDS Means Living Without Privacy
ipsnews.net - 11/30/2005 11:58:46 PM
HAVANA, Dec 1 2005 (IPS) - No matter how great an effort is made to guarantee the privacy of people living with HIV, the AIDS virus, this right continues to be constantly violated in most countries around the world. In the northwest African country of ...