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A deadly STD, the human immunodeficiency virus causes acquired immunodeficiency syndrome, a condition which causes the immune system to fail. A pandemic, AIDS kills millions every year.
HIV death rates have declined dramatically since the availability HAART and effective prophylaxis for opportunistic infections. Given increasing antiretroviral-related complications and resistance, however, whether this decrease in deaths will be sustained is debated.Some studies continue to describ…
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Answer HIV will not show its symptoms until AIDS but HIV can be detected through the detection of our HIV antibody counts which new tests can detect as soon as two weeks after exposure. However, HIV can take up to 3 months before the test can be found positive. The period is called window peri…
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Yes, if he/she uses condoms, and if he/she doesn't engage in sex during herpes breakouts.
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Not if used correctly.
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HIV HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) is an incurable virus, which can cause a life-threatening condition called AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome). A person who has been infected with HIV is said to be HIV-positive There are two main types of HIV: HIV-1 and HIV-2. The most aggressive …
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Answer A persistent non-productive (or dry) cough is a common symptom of PCP (Pneumocystis pneumonia). PCP was historically one of the most common causes of death among people living with HIV and AIDS; but the use of highly effective antibiotic treatments, to prevent and cure the condition, m…
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You have sex with people who don't have aids and they will absorb it out of your body.
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There are many variables that will affect the time the body will remain preserved. Typically a few years will see the body decomposed to skeletal remains. Those buried underground will last longer then those in above ground crypts. Placed in a controlled environment, a body can be preserved for …
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Answer There are guidelines published by British Committee for Standards in Haematology. It says PICC insertions do not require platelet support or correction of clotting prior to insertion/removal. See the table on page 7. http://www.bcshguidelines.com/pdf/CVC_guidelines040107.pdf Dr. D. Keja…
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HIV, unlike most viruses has to be within a host or culture at a temperature of 98.6 degrees give or take only a degree or two. Outside of the body, the virus dies within minutes without the temperature necessary for its survival. It, unlike many of its virus cousins, does not have the ability to go…
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1. Through sex 2. Through needles 3. Through breast milkNo; HIV is transmitted via sharing of needles, blood, breast milk, joint and spinal fluids.
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Not Days, Minutes Within minutes after being infected, the HIV virus can be transmitted from the infected person to someone else. Answer #2 I just read from aids.org (i think that's what the website is called) that it is within the last 2-3months of infection that the chances of a person infecting a…
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Crisis in Africa The most noticeable impact is that the life expectancy in several Sub-Saharan nations has fallen by more than twenty years. The social and economic impacts of these sorts of changes are enormous.
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Jock itch is caused by a fungus and is usually accompanied by redness and flaky skin. Apply any of the topical anti-fungal creams available over the counter to cure the condition.
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By having sexual intercourse without protection. People can get AIDS by sexual intercourse or even open wound to open wound with a person who has AIDS. That being one of the reasons why doctors do not reuse needles and wear gloves. Other reasons are for their own safety and the patients safety. Blo…
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there is headache,rashes,nausea,pharyngitis and fever
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The infection is quite widespread, millions of people have it. That is why all new sexual partners should be regarded as a possible source of infection unless proved otherwise by an actual blood test.
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She will be loud of course this is coming from a girl herself. She will be confident in what she is doing. She will pull strands of her hair out. She will brush her hair with her fingers. You may catch her giggling and looking at you. But girls love it when you show that you like her. Call her…
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2 people have aids danny mills and oliver ledger from withernsea high school
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Black death was worse because it was active for only a few years at a time during each outbreak and it wiped out 30-60% of the population. AIDS has been around since the late 1980s and it has caused around 40 million deaths (comparing it to the world population, its not so big). Although there is no…
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Genital warts are caused by HPV, or human papillomavirus. HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, does not cause genital warts.
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The only way to know if you are infected with the HIV virus is to be tested. Tests today can be done in less than 30 minutes.
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Answer Absolutely not. Working with an HIV-positive person does not endanger anyone's health, so the choice of whether or not to tell your colleagues that you are HIV-positive is an entirely personal matter. Answer No. There is currently no requirement that you inform those you work with if …
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Once the T cell count is down to 200 T cells or less, HIV is officially known as AIDS.
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Really depends on how rough you're having sex. I've only ever had one break.
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AIDS is transmitted through blood, semen, and vaginal fluids. It is not transmitted through saliva. This means that you can get AIDS by intaking (through mouth, eye, nose, wound, sex, etc...) blood, semen, and vaginal fluids. You should wear latex gloves when dealing with other peoples' blood in eme…
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No. Not yet. But there are many ways to prevent it: Search >HIV AIDS prevention overview facts messages "Ways to Prevent AIDS" report Toronto< Possibly yes, if you consider alternative medicine like Nick Nolte and Magic Johnson and others. Alternative / mainstream offshore HIV AIDS Treatme…
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Kissing, touching, holding hands, sharing towels / soap, contact with sweat, being spat at, using a toilet that an infected person has used, drinking from the same cup etc .. in fact, all of those activities arguably pose a far greater (though still insignificantly small) health risk to the HIV-pos…
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The HIV virus was not created. It is believed to be a mutated form of a virus that exists in the animal kingdom, specifically among species of primates.
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No but you can catch the cold.AnswerYou can get mononucleosis from kissing. It is nicknamed the "kissing disease" and the symptoms include fever, sore throat, and fatigue. If you ever think that you may have "mono" you need to see your doctor. Some people have ended up with chronic fatigue that can …
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Answers:High doses cause music euphoria.Also cause hallucinations, and separation from reality, lost train of thought, slurred speech, rubberband like feeling, and disoriented movement.
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They say it started from a monkey and other African animalswell in my health class we had a question about HIV aids.some people say it come from someone who had sex with a monkey or ape because monkey and apes are the animals that first had HIVBut it was actually started by a ape or money biting a h…
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many people said it came from Africa but it really came from a monkey but the question is how did that monkey get itHiv was invented by white people
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No one knows for sure where AIDS came from, and there is many a speculation. People believe that it came from the Congo city of Leopoldville, Monkeys, horses, and that it was even bred by the African Government to kill homosexuals, to control population, to take over lands, and many others. But no o…
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People do not die from HIV infection. HIV is the disease that leads to AIDS. It is the AIDS disease that is a killer. To be even more exact you don't really die from AIDS but rather AIDS related illnesses. These are illnesses that your immune system would normally fight off but cannot because AIDS h…
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According to statistics published by the Global Health Observatory (GHO) of the United Nations World Health Organization an estimated 1.2 million [0.98-1.6 million] people died from HIV globally in 2014. Due to expanded access to treatments, the numbers seem to be declining.
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Answer one school of thought says african monkey's transferred the virus to humans and a homosexual flight attendant spread it through the world. Another school of thought says it was a government conspiracy by the cia.
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the most common and the most believed theory of how HIV came into existence is the " Hunter" theory. in this theory, SIV was given or transferred to humans from chimps when the chimps blood got in a hunters cut or wound or raw chimp meat was consumed by hunters. during those processes, SIV was trans…
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A widened mediastinum measures greater than 6 cm on an upright chest x-ray. Widened mediastinum can be indicative of an aortic aneurysm, esophageal rupture, cardiac tamponade or a pericardial effusion.
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Depends on who the pre-cum is from. Pre-cum from someone who has HIV is likely to contain HIV, while pre-cum from someone who hasn't got HIV won't have any HIV.
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The aid donating process tends to lack transparency. This makes people skeptical about whether their money is being used for the declared purpose.
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The effect of chrysene to the skin is permanent pigmentation. Contact to this will irritate the eyes and if inhaled, will irritate the nose and throat.
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Prevalence of HIV in the Congo According to UNAIDS, approximately 3.2% of the adult population aged 15 to 49 is infected with HIV - of these only around 4% are receiving antiretroviral drugs. The rate of infection amongst women who have suffered sexual violence in areas of armed conflict is est…
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ALOT335,453,000 people in Africa have aids
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no one knows i think he kept it a secret because if he gave out the name of him/her most likely him but hiv can take some time to become aids...but anyways because some fans are crazy and would of most likely killed him...or her or he just didnt no.
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Answer Hayfever is a common name for a medical condition known as allergic rhinitis. It is an allergic reaction to one or more 'allergens' (substances that trigger the symptoms). Common allergens include pollens, dust, molds and animal dander, but there are other triggers as well. The symptoms…
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Gay people, like other people, get HIV by having sex with another person who is HIV infected. People also get it by sharing needles used for injecting illegal drugs. The notion that HIV is a gay disease is just a stereotype. Anyone who has sex or shares needles with someone who has HIV or AIDS can …
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Answer The same way as with anyone else. The problem is that the offspring will contract the virus if the mother is also infected. There is also the risk of infecting the mother during conception.
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To this present day, nobody knows for sure. But many scientists believe that HIV originated from Africa. They believe it was from slaughtering and eating monkeys meat in Kenya, they said it was possible for the monkeys' blood to mix in with the human blood causing what we known as HIV today.
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Answer a bath tub with jets in it like a spa Whirlpool baths are now availabe in also in a combination of Whirlpool and Airpool The more the jets in whirlpool, the more massage you get to the body Whirlpool baths can be purchased at cheaper rates at QS SUpplies
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IVF When Partner is HIV Positive I am venturing a little outside of my comfort zone in answering this question; but it has been unanswered for a while, so I will answer it to the best of my ability and hope that someone else will feel inspired to fill in some of the gaps in my knowledge. Yes, it…
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It's not that entropy can't be reversed, it's that the entropy of the universe is always increasing. That means that while you can reduce the entropy of something, the entropy of another thing must go up even more so that in total, the entropy goes up.
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According to UNAIDS, the AIDS epidemic claimed an estimated 2.8 million (between 2.4 and 3.3 million) lives in 2005 of which more than half a million (570,000) were children. It should however be noted that this is only an estimate. And that obtaining accurate figures is complicated by several fac…
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Theoretically, all hymens will stretch and eventually break, given enough pressure. But sometimes a hymen is very thick and stubborn, in which case you might want to consider a hymenotomy/hymenectomy. A persistent hymen can be very frustrating and painful, but some women sadly try to cope with it fo…
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Cirrhosis is a liver disease caused by several things (top three) including obesity, Hepatitis C, and long term alcohol abuse. The liver is an abdominal organ that filters and detoxifies the blood. If the liver doesn't function properly the toxins build up in the bloodstream. This can be a life thre…
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Strictly speaking, what's transmitted isn't AIDS, but the HIV infection.Then if that infection is left untreated it will eventually lead to the breakdown of the immune system, which is AIDS (Aqcuired Immune Deficiency Syndrome)The HIV infection is transmitted through mixing of body fluids. That woul…
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Forgetting Someone You Love I was in your exact situation and what you HAVE to do is cut him out of your life. everything that reminds you of him, get rid of it. ERASE HIM. More... The above advice is excellent. Though it hurts and will take time to get over him, think about the rest of your …
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When you are HIV positive your life will continue as usual. You just have to live your life with GOD. Pray always and live correctly.
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Germs and bacteria
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Answer Bupropion (aka - wellbutrin) is generally prescribed to treat depression, bipolar disease, and attention deficit disorder. It was recently approved by the FDA to assist in the cessation of smoking. Though one of its side-effects is drowsiness, this medication is not prescribed for insomnia…
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The lytic cycle is when the destruction of infected cells and its membranes is taking place. This usually takes place within the host DNA.
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It can be transmitted by: Bodily fluidsNeedlesToilet seats
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People with AIDS are constantly and easily prone to diseases, even if they are common ones like a fever or a cold. You can help these people by making sure that they live in a clean environment and get proper nutritious food so as to avoid these infections. AIDS patients suffer from a lot of socia…
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Human sexuality may be determined pre-birth by a variety of things, it could be a matter of cultural experiences, rebellion, sexual experimentation, or simply choice. The most likely answer to the question is that genetic, cultural, and environmental factors all play a part in the development of hum…
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Animals and AIDS Animals can not suffer from AIDS. Although it is possible for any animal to suffer from illnesses that suppress the immune system; AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome) is caused by a severe (or late stage) HIV (HUMAN Immunodeficiency Virus) infection, which only affects h…
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No Yes aids is transmitted thru body fluids if you have a cut or sore you can catch it
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The word "virgin" is not a medical term, and is not very descriptive. The real question is what kind of intimate contact can spread STDs. Since some STDs spread by skin-to-skin contact, a person who has not had vaginal sex can carry an STD like herpes, genital warts/HPV, syphilis, molluscum, and pub…
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AIDS makes your live longer.
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Contacting Other Survivors The most obvious place I can think of would be through the various discussion / contact forums on specialist HIV / AIDS resource sites like www.thebody.com Other sites - such as www.aidsmap.com - have comprehensive link sections with details of worldwide HIV / AIDS sit…
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I'd say they are sad because of the number of friends or lovers they have seen die since the 80's, but taking that into consideration, how would you feel if someone you knew gay or not had died of Cancer and not just one of your friends but many. Gay people are no different when it comes to death th…
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Answer This is a want, not a need. People grow so much emotionally between the ages of 17 and 23, so you should keep that in mind, because your relationship is going to encompass the years when you should be finishing school and getting experience in a trade as well. Hopefully, you will delay hav…
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Troy Polamalu of the Pittsburgh Steelers.
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Best level-headed science can tell the virus was originally found in apes and monkeys, and probably transitioned to humans due to the bush meat practise (hunting apes to eat them). Then it started...
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I think you die from AIDS if you have the last level of AIDS No in fact nobody dies from aids directly. AIDS weakens the immune system so that other diseases particularly pneumonia can kill the infected person.  Also AIDS is a frightening disease, and it is devastating many countries where it…
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Answer Yes. Anyone, regardless of sexual preference, can become infected with HIV. Any body fluids or blood that may be exchanged can increase the risks of contacting HIV/AIDS, but one must already have the virus in order for another person to catch it via intimate activity.
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helper t Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) attacks the CD4+T cells, which are basically your immune system. which prevent you from infectionsHIV or Human immunodeficiency virus does not really attack anything but aids which is the disease it leads to does. Aids attacks the immune system which caus…
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Answer It would be highly unlikely that any commonly employed diagnostic HIV test could ever be used to detected infection just 2 days after exposure. The rapid HIV antibody test - which is the test commonly used for routine bedside diagnostic testing of HIV in adults - tests for HIV antibodies…
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Sweat does not transmit the AIDS virus HIV.
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It won't protect you because it is the fluid that is contagious. Not the sperm or way have you.
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HIV-1 is by far the more virulent of the two species of HIV.Because HIV-1 is more easily transmitted, it also spreads more readily and therefore accounts for the vast majority of global HIV infections.HIV-2, because it is much less transmittable, is largely confined to West Africa (where it is thoug…
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Blood, semen, pre-ejaculatory (seminal) fluid, vaginal fluid and breast milk are the commonly encountered bodily fluids with a sufficiently high concentration of the virus to constitute any viable risk of infection. Cerebrospinal fluid can also transmit HIV.Whilst tears and saliva can in theory cont…
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Answer Short-term hair loss can result from localised radiation therapy (radiotherapy) used to treat Kaposi's sarcoma (KS) lesions, which used to be the most commonly diagnosed HIV-related malignancy. Treatment with certain HIV medications can also affect the thickness / quality of hair, but …
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If she is infected with the virus, yes you can.
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NO. First you get HIV, if its early, theres a chance it might be cured. but when it goes onto AIDS, YOUR DEAD.
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Seroconversion Seroconversion is the point at which the immune system is stimulated into developing the antibodies needed to fight infection (or respond to immunization) by an antigen (an antigen is anything that stimulates an immune response - including viruses, bacteria, tumorous cells, things …
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What you have to remember is that the HIV virus is spread via bodily fluids. Kissing that does not involve exchange of fluids is not risky (closed mouth or "social" kissing). Kissing that involves the exchange of fluids, on the other hand, poses a small risk if one of the individuals involved has HI…
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Contact in which bodily fluids are exchanged can lead to aids if one has it. PROTECT YOURSELF!
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HIV Support Groups in Panama Another contributor may have a better suggestion, but in the meantime I would suggest contacting: PROBIDSIDA - Fundación Pro Bienestar y Dignidad de las Personas Afectadas por el VIH/SIDA Calle 31, La Exposición, Bella Vista Casa I-86 Panamá web: http://www.pr…
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Helping People With AIDS In general every day life, the best way to help them is to treat them as you would anyone else, not stigmatising them and not filtering everything about them through the knowledge that they have HIV / AIDS. Try to give them a sense of normailty and ensure that they do not…
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Adults in UK 60 million ___ The total population of the UK (including children) is a little over 61 million ... According to the US Census Bureau (yes, the US keeps population stats on everyone...), the 2010 population of the UK is 62.3 million. 14.8 million were age 19 or under, with 4 million i…
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AIDS has been particularly devastating to south Sahara Africa.South Africa has the highest rate of HIV/AIDS cases in the world, with about 5.5 million cases.Other countries also hard hit include:NigeriaIndiaMozambiqueZimbabweTanzaniaEthiopiaUgandaKenya
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It is not known whether they may get AIDS, but if so, it is very unlikely. AIDS is a human immunodeficiency virus, which means HIV, which I bet you know. There is, however, a feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV) which is a totally different disease.
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