People diagnosed with AIDS may get life-threatening diseases called opportunistic infections, which are caused by microbes such as viruses or bacteria that usually do not make healthy people sick.
This virus is passed from one person to another through blood-to-blood and sexual contact.
African and Asian countries are under highest spread of HIV, South Africa being the largest HIV infected land while in terms of number of HIV patients; India is emerging as the leader, sad.
About 3 million people die every year due to HIV infection. No awareness about preventive steps and knowledge have resulted into wide spread of HIV. Some traditions and customs of such countries have led to practice polygamy, multi-partner sex, prostitution, which have spread the disease. No or less policy implementation to create awareness and prevention of the disease in poor countries.
If infected blood or sexual fluid gets into your blood, then you will become ...
In 1981, a unique and newly recognized syndrome called Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome ("AIDS") broke out in America. The exact origin of HIV/AIDS is controversial and widely unknown. However, not everyone infected with HIV/AIDS goes through ARS. AIDS is a secondary immunodeficiency syndrome resulting from human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection. AIDS is defined as the most severe form of a continuum of illnesses associated with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection. No drugs or treatments have been proved effective to cure it, even some primary stage inventions are very costly. These countries have most of the population under poor condition, not having enough nutrition. Some people think that HIV or AIDS is something that other people need to worry about like homosexuals, drug users, and people who sleep around. All young people need to take the threat of HIV seriously, except for the ones who are abstinent. D., school of technology says "One of the most successful st... In conclusion, HIV/AIDS is very deadly disease that is preventable. Protection is important because HIV/AIDS is not curable. Epidemiology of HIV/AIDS Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) hijacks the natural defense system of body, and can lead to Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome, or AIDS (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2014). The epidemiological triangle to HIV/AIDS will also be discussed. National Agency or Organization for AIDS The International AIDS Society (IAS) is the foremost, and self-governing organization of HIV specialists. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) is the United States Government's initiative to support people that are infected with HIV/AIDS. Destroying the WBCs and preventing their formation, human natural immunity that is power to fight against diseases, is reduced and gradually extinct, and making the body prone to various diseases.The person who is affected by HIV, then, becomes carrier of them and infects other persons also.The infection rate remains at about 40,000 new cases a year.HIV can be passed on because it would be present in the sexual fluids and blood of infected people.