Aids deaths

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Avatar n tn s called MRSA, short for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, and is responsible for more deaths in the United States each year than AIDS,
Avatar f tn Statistic from the CDC--61% of new HIV infections are from MSM,53% of all HIV infections in the USA are MSM,that doesn't include bisexuals,The majority of deaths caused by AIDS related illnesses are MSM.It's a fact & people need to start accepting this.
Avatar f tn Four deaths were reported in subjects receiving simeprevir in the pooled Phase 2b and Phase 3 analysis (including the C205, C206, C208, C216, and HPC3007 trials). The reported causes of death included the following: 1) bacterial meningitis and brain hemorrhage; 2) colon cancer; 3) presumed cardiopulmonary event; 4) bilateral pneumonia and septic shock. No deaths were reported in the Control arms.
Avatar n tn This is from a Roche website: "CDC estimates the number of hepatitis C-related deaths could increase to 38,000 annually by the year 2010, surpassing annual HIV/AIDS deaths.
264121 tn?1313029456 "Thanks to the success of HIV meds, HIV patients now have a NORMAL life expectancy.....that's 77.8 years. We can't say the same for Hep C patients. " This is not factually correct. HIV patients have a shorter than average lifespan. Much depends on age, time of infection, start of antiretroviral therapy, and means of acquisiton.This just came out in Lancet: "Life expectancy for HIV positive people is still not normal.
372366 tn?1284403873 Finally.....An Ontario man facing first-degree murder charges in the deaths of two former sexual partners,he failed to disclose he had the virus that causes AIDS and in some cases "lied" to women about his health status.
Avatar f tn Hello everyone, Sorry but this post is gonna be kinda long. I do not have any specific questions I am just feeling very lonely and need to vent. I hope that is okay. Okay here goes, well I am a 28 year old female and I am 100 percent totally and completely convinced that I have aids. This is my story.. 10 years ago this November, I had unprotected sex twice with a guy that I didn't know very well and have thought that I contracted HIV ever since.
Avatar n tn These donations are associated with a considerable number of donor deaths and morbidity, although these deaths often go unreported by transplantation centers, with the risk–benefit ratio between donor and recipient in need of being reassessed, according to some experts in the field. "Live donation is potentially morbid," said Timothy Pruett, MD, of the University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville.
Avatar f tn s swine flu vaccination (when there was a lot of hype about it) resulted in several deaths and others coming down with GBS. Ironically, this was about the same time I began having fibrocitis and balance disorders. With my immune system being what it is today, I would be afraid to submit to something that hasn't been out and well tested beforehand.
163305 tn?1333668571 It is responsible for more deaths in the US than AIDs, and is the leading cause of cirrhosis, liver cancer and liver transplantation. This killer can go undetected for years, yet a simple blood test will detect this virus~ hepatitis C. An estimated 5 million people in the U.S. (1 in 50) have been infected with the hepatitis C virus. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that 2/3 of infected Americans are unaware of their status.
Avatar f tn ve experienced a ridiculous amount of deaths in my 20 years(the last 7 years I have had about 18 people; family, friends, etc pass) and really there is no right or wrong way to deal with such tragedy. Everyone has their own way of coping of course, and we all need certain people or things to distract our thoughts. Of course, any substance abuse is not the way to fix it(especially while pregnant) but basically anything else to distract your mind right now, do so.
Avatar n tn According to the regulatory agency, they received safety information concerning the association of sudden deaths, heart-related deaths, and strokes in children and adults taking recommended doses of Adderall and Adderall XR. This risk of Adderall death seemed particularly high for individuals with structural heart abnormalities. In response to these findings, the FDA issued an advisory warning about the possible risk of death, but allowed the drug to remain on the market.
184674 tn?1360860493 Total deaths: Alcohol use accounts for 3.5 percent of all U.S. cancer deaths, or between 18,000 and 21,000 deaths a year. Lost years: About 18 years of potential life are lost per cancer death. That means a person who died at age 60 from alcohol-related cancer would have otherwise probably lived to 78.
Avatar f tn I'm not aware that all of these meds are liver damaging, though all medications are liver toxic to a degree because it's the liver's job to take a close look at anything the body takes in and all medications are unnatural to it. For example, tricyclics and snris are known to be liver toxic, but I'm not sure ssris have a high degree of liver toxicity. I'm not expert on this, but I'm also not aware of all sleeping aids being liver toxic. Not sure about benzos either.
12742885 tn?1427016324 I'm 21 years old and have made myself to belief i am an "AIDS child". Each day when i go to sleep i feel a pain which is totatlly wired. I have had the worst flu' f my life back in december and i was going to se my doctor. I have talked to my socalled fiance on the phone throught this chole process. I was wondering why i ate much, but did not gain weight. I was having dry coughs, and had this flu' like for 3 weeks.
Avatar n tn If i gave head to a girl what are the odds of contracting the aids virus. I know she was in Chile this summer and had sex there with a Chilean boy. And there's a sex revolution in Chile everyone is having sex. I am worried she might have contracted the virus and maybe me too.
Avatar n tn says that I have aids and that's he's going to test me for it. And now suffering for two days for results.
Avatar n tn Im very worried....that I might progress to the aids stage and die without anyone knowing what of because of the gestation period.I had sex with a hooker 7 months ago but i have been sick ever since.