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What causes AIDS?
Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) is caused by a virus called human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). Like other viruses, HIV can be transmitted from host to host. The main routes of HIV transmission are sexual contact, sharing contaminated needles, and transmission from mother to child (eg, via breast milk or during delivery of the child).
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you can only get AIDS through blood, semen, breast milk, and vaginal secretions.
Answer . Lack of education about the disease and preventative methods is causing the spread of AIDS. Also womens rights issues. There is a high rate of sexual assault in A…frica . Concerning the actual origin of AIDS, it is said to have begun in Africa while attempting to develop the Polio vaccine, then spread to Europe, then traveled to the United States.
aids is caused when unwanted things- such as things one's organism cannot put up with- enter one's organism, therefore causing the body to try to defeat, and can lead to aids
unprotected sex, not knowing that you have it, knowing that you have aids and not protecting your partner.
Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) is a group of symptoms that are caused by the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV). The Virus is passed person to person by close pers…onal/ Intimate contact. Sex, contact with blood, Transfusion's etc. The Virus can degrade the human immune response & make it's victims very susceptible to other disease & common illnesses. Once weakened the body often dies from common Cancers & Pneumonia. not FROM THE HIV VIRUS ITSELF.
AIDS, or Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome, is caused by HIV, the human immunodeficiency virus. A person with HIV is typically diagnosed with AIDS if their CD4 count drops be…low 250 and/or there are at least two HIV-related secondary infections present.
By HIV via sexual intercourse
AIDS is the result of an infection with a virus : HIV. You get HIV from a person who has it by being contaminated by their blood. It only takes a drop. It's the only way… you get it.
Acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) is a condition related to the HIV virus. The term AIDS is used when a persons CD4 (white blood cell) count falls below 200 cells per… microliter. This decline could be due to multiple factors, like failing to seek treatment, a drug resistant strain of the virus, poor life style choice but ultimately the cause for AIDS is the decline in white cells caused by the HIV virus. .
You get HIV (the virus) if someone who is infected, gets any of their body fluids into your system (not including Saliva). HIV later becomes AIDS. A person can have the HIV vi…rus in them for their whole lives and still live to be about 80 - it all depends on when it comes out and becomes AIDS. If a mother has AIDS - she is likely to give it to her baby. There are treatments to stop mother-to-child infection that is 98% effective. Research has shown that AIDS originally comes from monkey DNA, so it probably originated from monkey DNA mixing with human DNA.
Aids Causes your immune system to stop functioning properly making you the victim of any number of deadly conditions.
AIDS is usually caused by Less protective Sexual intercourse or intercourse with a already infected person. It also happens to a person if he/she uses a already used syringe, …gets injected the blood of already infected person. Use of Condoms ( both male & female ) may help to reduce the chances of causing AIDS to a great extent. The person should take every protective measure possible.
AIDS is what you get when you have the HIV virus, its the next stage of the virus and that will kill you so once you get AIDS that's it, there is no cure and no treatment for …AIDS. There is treatment for HIV and Magic Johnson is the first person that i have ever heard of that announced that he had the HIV virus 15 years ago and never got AIDS but he took these drugs and it stopped him from getting AIDS but he will always have the HIV virus.
Viruses cause both AIDS and chickenpox. AIDS is caused by human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and chickenpox is caused by varicella zoster virus (VZV).
AIDS is caused by HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) HIV destroys the CD4 count,CD4 are the cells that locate and coordinate the destruction of infections. A person is classif…ed as having AIDS when their CD4 count falls below 200,as opposed to a healthy count 0f 700-1500. AIDS is also diagnosed if a HIV sufferer acquires one of 26 opportunistic infections. AIDS is not spread but the virus that causes it is spread through seeman,blood and breast milk. Casual contact poses no risk.
AIDS is a disease caused by a virus, known as HIV (human immunity virus). If this virus is transmitted from an infected person to a healthy person, the formerly healthy person… may also become infected. One common method the virus is transmitted - though no the only one - is through sexual intercourse.