By; Maxwell Bauer Hour 1 day 2
History Of AIDS
Aids started from Africa, through monkeys when hunters ate their meat.
Symptoms of AIDS
Many people when they progress towards AIDS have flu like symptoms. Some say its the worst flu they ever had.
- Swollen glands
- Sore throat
- Muscle and joint aches and pains
Agent of AIDS
Human Immunodeficiency Virus is the main agent for AIDS
Famous people who have AIDS
The most Famous people are probably Charlie Sheen and Magic Johnson who is one of the longest living people with AIDS.
How AIDS spreads
AIDS is spread with direct contact using broken skin, wounds, mucous membranes, HIV infected blood, HIV infected body fluids and is not spread through saliva
How AIDS is treated and diagnosed
There are drug treatments for AIDS that can slow down the symptoms but not everyone can afford these medicines. There is no cure for AIDS at this time. To be diagnosed with aids there must be a positive HIV test and signs of bad white blood cells that get worse.
How you can prevent from spreading of AIDS
There are ways to be safe and not get AIDS
- Practice safe sex
- Do not share drug needles
- Talk to a doctor before having a baby
- Protect your skin, eyes, mouth if you are around blood