Boggs, Sc.D., Lynn Rosenberg, Sc.D., Yvette C. Cozier, D.Sc., Lauren A. Wise, Sc.D., Patricia F. Coogan, D.Sc., Edward A. Ruiz-Narvaez, Sc.D., and Julie R. Palmer, Sc.D.: Abdominal and General Unhealthy weight and Threat of Death among Black Females The prevalence of overall and abdominal obesity has increased in the United States rapidly, with the best increases reported among black women.0) and abdominal obesity are projected to affect up to 70 percent and 90 percent of black women, respectively, in the United States.1 Although overall obesity has been clearly associated with an increased threat of death,2-4 the association of overweight with threat of death provides been inconsistent.5,6 A recent analysis of pooled data from 19 cohort research involving 1.46 million white adults showed an elevated risk of loss of life from any cause with increasing levels of BMI of 25.0 or higher and with degrees of BMI below 20.0 among participants who had never smoked.7 In an identical pooled evaluation concerning 1.1 million Asians, the risk of death was cheapest for a BMI of 22.6 to 27.5 among East Asians who acquired never smoked, with a growing risk of loss of life below and above this range, whereas just a minimal BMI was connected with an increased threat of loss of life among Bangladeshis and Indians.8 Studies predicated on limited numbers of blacks2,3,9-15 recommend a weaker association than among whites.2,3,9-13 Waist circumference, a way of measuring body-fat stomach and distribution obesity, has been associated with an increased risk of death independently of overall obesity in several large cohort studies,4,16-18 but just a few have reported separately on blacks, with inconsistent results.11,13,18 Today’s study was designed to assess the relation of general and stomach obesity to the chance of death with the use of prospective data from a large follow-up study involving dark women..The reality is that AIDS is over. AIDS, quite simply, is no a threat to the world at large longer, and not a danger to heterosexual men certainly. However the AIDS front organizations want to keep spreading fear in order to unlock more fundraising dollars which will pad their own pockets. So the dread mongering continues, the fraud proceeds and the truth gets swept beneath the rug. What truth can be that? That the worldwide AIDS epidemic is now mainly a fictional construct developed by the pharmaceutical market, its nonprofit front groupings and the CDC to market AIDS drugs that trigger the immunological suppression blamed on the disease.