AIDS

Learn how to protect yourself from AIDS!

AIDS is a virus caused by HIV.

It weakens the immune system making them more susceptible to diseases such a pneumonia and cancer.

Spread Through

  • Unprotected sex
  • Sharing dirty needles
  • Blood transfusions
  • Mother to child

Symptoms

  • Weight loss
  • Fever
  • Night sweats
  • Fatigue
  • Recurrent infections.

Prevention

  • Get tested and know your partner’s HIV status.
  • Use condoms.
  • Limit your number of sexual partners.
  • Get tested and treated for STDs.