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, 2019See also: HIV/AIDS - people living with HIV/AIDS map
Addressing Black Lives Matter Fatigue in the U.S. HIV Community
TheBody.com - 10/21/2020 4:21:00 PM
They said they didn’t understand what it means to be Black in the U.S. “This is not the America I knew,” one told me with frustration. I won’t speak for other Black people, because Black people come in all shapes and shades: I am speaking for myself.
The HIV fight is growing old
POLITICO - 10/20/2020 11:08:00 AM
As medical breakthroughs allow more and more people to grow old with AIDS, the virus has — in many circles — become old news. Few organizations know this better than the Austrian charity Diversity Care Vienna.
Travel restrictions for people with HIV
Aidsmap - 12/12/2018 7:37:00 PM
For entry and short-term stays, there are generally no restrictions for people living with HIV across East Asian states. In China, although the country has lifted its ban on short-term visitors with HIV/AIDS the website www.hivtravel.org still recommends ...
Seven months on, pandemic still threatens AIDS care
The Jakarta Post - 10/12/2020 11:03:00 AM
COVID-19 has killed eight people with HIV/AIDS in Indonesia, and 77 people with HIV have tested positive for the coronavirus, the Health Ministry has said.
The new AIDS epidemic: Now comes the hard part
POLITICO - 10/20/2020 2:08:00 PM
Telescope: The New AIDS Epidemic is a deep-dive investigation into the modern face of a disease that transformed the world and changed the most intimate aspects of our lives.
Global HIV response found to neglect gay and bisexual men, trans women
Reuters - 10/20/2020 12:20:00 PM
Funding to fight HIV among gay and bisexual men and transgender women is a fraction of what it should be, researchers said on Tuesday, with advocates blaming stigma for the shortfall.
Gilead Announces New Data on Biktarvy® for the Treatment of HIV in Black Americans
Yahoo! News - 10/21/2020 4:08:00 PM
Gilead Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: GILD) today announced 48-week data from the BRAAVE 2020 study, a Phase 3 clinical trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of switching to Biktarvy® (bictegravir 50 mg/emtricitabine 200 mg/tenofovir alafenamide 25 mg tablets,
Chinese young people take centre stage on HIV prevention
ReliefWeb - 10/13/2020 1:47:00 PM
There were no such diseases back in the day! AIDS came into being only because of college kids like you messing around,” shouted an old man at a group of students who were speaking to people about HIV prevention at China’s West Lake beauty spot.
Strategy developed to wipe out HIV-AIDS
Vietnamnet - 9/22/2020 1:20:00 AM
Associate Professor Nguyen Hoang Long, Director General of the Vietnam Administration for HIV/AIDS Control, talks about the country’s fight against ... It is estimated Vietnam now has some 400,000 people unknowingly living with AIDS.
Digicel gifts children of people living with HIV free Internet, tablets
The Jamaica Observer - 9/10/2020 11:22:00 AM
has collaborated with the Centre for HIV/AIDS Research and Educational Services (CHARES) to provide 10 tablets and one year of free Internet service to children whose parents are living with HIV/AIDS.