|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 ...
Hepatitis C medicines must be made accessible faster than HIV drugs were
theguardian.com - 3/7/2014 6:46:42 AM
It took decades for HIV/Aids drugs to ... effects that can be the most damaging: cirrhosis, liver cancer and liver failure. The showdown is over the cost and quality of medicines. Until recently, the only cure for hepatitis C involved an ...
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
WASHINGTON, March 6, 2014 -- /PRNewswire/ -- An international expert steering committee focused on women's issues released a consensus statement today to raise awareness of the need to improve care for women living with HIV. The consensus ...
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 ...
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/Aids in South Africa
mediaclubsouthafrica.com - 3/6/2014 11:05:35 AM
More than 1 060 health professionals have been recruited to support the programme. Some 7 600 health professionals have been trained in the management, care and treatment of HIV/Aids. The government ... it will also work towards poverty alleviation and ...
New advance: Engineered immune cells seem to block HIV
CBS News - 3/5/2014 6:09:07 PM
Scientists claim they have safely introduced engineered immune cells in 12 people with HIV that have the ability to resist the virus. Researchers are lauding ... suggesting they may have created HIV protection. Six patients were taken off their ...
HIV/AIDS: As The US Crisis Continues, Funders Respond
Health Affairs - 3/2/2014 11:56:16 PM
In the United States ... New York City AIDS Fund, a “collaborative fund” of the New York Community Trust, has awarded more than $20 million in grants addressing the HIV/AIDS epidemic in the city. The fund’s lead support has come from the Council ...
African trip teaches NC State students lessons on HIV/AIDS
WSMV - 3/6/2014 11:51:31 PM
A group of nine students and faculty recently returned from Uganda's capital city of Kampala. They studied Ugandan culture and the country's proactive approach to dealing with the AIDS epidemic. Public campaigns urge people to get tested, seek treatment ...
Obama's Actions Could Put HIV Patients at Risk | Commentary
Roll Call Online - 3/7/2014 11:33:02 AM
The Affordable Care Act was heralded by many, including my organization, The AIDS Institute, as a major step in improving the U.S. health care system. While we remain firmly committed to it, two aspects of its implementation have fallen short of ...
IFRC and UNAIDS join forces to reach 15 million people with HIV treatment by 2015
ReliefWeb - 3/4/2014 9:42:04 AM
In the 2011 Political Declaration on HIV and AIDS, United Nations Member States committed to working towards ensuring 15 million people living with HIV have access to antiretroviral treatment by 2015. By the end of 2012, around 10 million people ...
Pan African Resources plc : MPs, Women activists want special fund on HIV/AIDS
4 Traders - 3/6/2014 3:01:49 PM
MPs and women rights activists for people living with HIV/AIDS, under their umbrella body the Pan-African Positive women's coalition (PAPWC) have asked the government to set up a special trust fund on HIV/AIDS to finance HIV/AIDS programs in the country to ...
HIV and AIDS in Children
WebMD - 3/4/2014 2:54:02 AM
An estimated 2.5 million children around the world ... HIV/AIDS among children, it does occur in countries where children become sexually active at an early age. Children may also become infected through sexual abuse or rape. Many babies and children ...
HIV is Not a Crime conference June 2 in Grinnell, Iowa
Windy City Media Group - 3/6/2014 2:01:34 AM
GRINNELL, IA, March 5, 2014 — The first-ever national HIV is Not a ... The Project of Primary Health Care, and U.S. People Living with HIV Caucus and others ( list still in formation ). To get involved or request informa- tion on the conference program ...
Oral health associated with quality of life of people living with HIV/AIDS in Brazil
7th Space - 3/1/2014 5:45:13 PM
The epidemic of HIV / AIDS enters into its ... problem in developed and developing countries. The purpose is verify the oral health and other factors that influence the quality of life of people living with HIV / AIDS attending a public service reference ...