|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
HIV/AIDS Vaccine in Sight
TPM - 9/16/2014 10:28:47 AM
In 1987, a person diagnosed with HIV/AIDS was given six months to live . In 2014 ... the highest death rate in the country ,” she said of her home state. She then closed the discussion by highlighting the struggles patients face when it comes to housing ...
Criminalization of LGBT People and Those Living With HIV Threatens Global Progress Against AIDS
The Huffington Post - 9/10/2014 4:05:11 PM
Other leaders represented countries that already had HIV criminalization laws, as well as laws abusing the rights of gay people, women ... to success in stopping the spread of HIV/AIDS throughout the world, particularly in those countries hardest hit ...
AIDS and Aging
The Post News Group - 9/10/2014 2:32:08 PM
In the world of HIV prevention, persons over the age of 50 have been considered an invisible population. Sept. 18 is National HIV/AIDS ... people living with HIV in the United States. By 2015 it is predicted that half of those living with HIV in the ...
Young people with HIV respond well to human papillomavirus vaccine
Nam Aidsmap - 9/16/2014 10:50:16 AM
Each title provides a comprehensive overview of one aspect of living with HIV. HIV & AIDS ... In many countries, HPV vaccination is recommended for girls and boys from pre-adolescence through their mid-twenties. Beyond that age, most people will already ...
Africa: Criminalising HIV Will Stop People Knowing Their Status
AllAfrica - 9/15/2014 12:10:11 PM
According to UNAIDS, more than 60 countries around the world have laws which criminalise ... of dollars for awareness and treatment of HIV and AIDS. Sterling's public outburst portrayed people living with HIV as promiscuous and behaving badly.
India battles HIV/AIDS drug shortage as some firms halt supply
Asia One Your Health - 9/5/2014 3:39:30 AM
According to the UN AIDS programme, UNAIDS.India had the third-largest number of people living with HIV in the world at the end of 2013 and accounts for about four out of 10 people living with HIV in the Asian region. The country has been providing free ...
Republic of Korea leaders visit India to learn about the HIV epidemic and response
UNAIDS - 9/16/2014 10:07:19 AM
the country has made significant progress. New HIV infections have dropped by 19% since 2005, about a third (36%) of people living with HIV are receiving life-saving treatment and AIDS-related deaths have dropped by 38% since 2005. The mission came to ...
HIV/AIDS still increasing in Georgia
Athens Banner-Herald - 9/11/2014 12:47:44 AM
About 46,000 Georgians have been diagnosed with HIV, but an estimated 17.1 percent, about 9,500 people, are undiagnosed, said Shabu, Georgia has the fifth-highest number of diagnosed HIV/AIDS people in the country ... of people who live with HIV/AIDS ...
New Expert HIV Clinic, AHF Pensacola Healthcare Center, Now Open
Business Wire - 9/16/2014 5:16:49 PM
AHF Pharmacy sites can fill any prescription, and 96 cents of every dollar earned through the pharmacies support HIV/AIDS care in 34 countries around the world where AHF serves over 344,000 people. “AHF has been proudly serving Pensacola with HIV/AIDS ...
Southern Africa: AIDS has left families headed by kids, grandparents
Catholic Philly - 9/16/2014 5:38:17 PM
CAPE TOWN, South Africa (CNS) — With the highest levels of HIV prevalence globally, southern African countries have seen families torn ... children who have lost one or both parents to AIDS live in sub-Saharan Africa, according to the United Nations.
Southern States Face an AIDS Problem
Governing - 9/15/2014 5:53:47 PM
The original face of AIDS ... people living in sub-Saharan Africa. The young man had been HIV positive for years but didn’t know it. With earlier treatment, doctors might have preserved his sight. “That’s a tragedy that shouldn’t happen in our ...
HIV/AIDS Afflicts Migrants Living in Wealthy Countries
Voice of America - 12/1/2012 10:45:37 AM
To mark this year's World ... 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 Migration says migrants are particularly badly affected by AIDS in high ...
Report: Southern HIV/AIDS epidemic dramatically worsened by failure to expand Medicaid
The Progressive Pulse - 9/9/2014 9:14:11 PM
As the story notes, the woman’s case is sadly typical: Southern states now have the highest rates of new HIV diagnoses, the largest percentage of people living with ... rates from HIV in the country, according to the Southern AIDS Coalition.
New Medicines in Development Give Hope to Patients with HIV/AIDS
TMCnet.com - 9/10/2014 2:32:08 PM
Since anti-retroviral treatments (ART) were approved in 1995, HIV/AIDS ... the country's leading innovative biopharmaceutical research and biotechnology companies, which are devoted to discovering and developing medicines that enable patients to live ...