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    • INTERNATIONAL DAY OF THE FIGHT AGAINST AIDS
    • INTERNATIONAL DAY OF THE FIGHT AGAINST AIDS

      LET'S TAKE AWARENESS IN HIV PREVENTION

      In the period prior to World AIDS Day 2016, Different aspects of HIV prevention will be explored and how they affect specific groups such as adolescents and young women, key populations and people living with HIV.

      A new UNAIDS report shows that countries are adding to the accelerated action targets, with one million more people getting access to treatment in just six months (January to June 2016). By January 2016, about 18.2 million [16,1 millions–19,0 millions] people that had access to drugs to save lives, including 910 000 children, twice the figure achieved five years ago.If these efforts are continuous and increasing, the world will be on track to achieve the goal of 30 million people being treated by 2020.

       

       

      WORLD STATISTICS

      • 18.2 millions [16.1 millions–19.0 millions] Of people that had access to antiretroviral therapy (june 2016)
      • 36,7 millions [34 millions–39,8 millions] Of people around the world were living with HIV (end of 2015)
      • 2,1 millions [1,8 millions–2,4 millions] Of people contracted HIV infection (end of 2015)
      • 1,1 millions [940 000–1,3 millions] Of people died of AIDS-related illness (end of 2015)
      • 78 millions [69,5 millions–87,6 millions] Of people that have contracted HIV infection since the beginning of the epidemic (end of 2015)
      • 35 millions [29,6–40,8 millions] Of people that have died from AIDS-related illnesses since the outbreak of the epidemic (end of 2015)

       

       

       

       

      People living with HIV

      • In 2015, 36,7 millions [34 millions–39,8 millions] of people living with HIV.

       

      Keep fighting in the prevention and the possibility of access to treatment, obtaining access to medicines for this purpose. 

      Biomedical Therapy® sympathizes with all people suffering from this disease.