sub saharan africa

AIDS/HIV

How u get AIDS/HIV

HIV is found in specific human body fluids. If any of those fluids enter your body, you can become infected with HIV. You can also get it from sexual contact, pregnancy childbirth, injection drug use, occupational exposure, and blood transfusion/organ transplant.


The fluids are: blood, semen, breast milk, vaginal fluids, and rectal mucous

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How many people have AIDS/HIV

More than 35 million people currently have Aids/HIV. Let alone 25 million people in Sub Saharan Africa have Aids/HIV. Every day nearly 6,300 people have contracted HIV, nearly 262 every hour. Nearly 36 million have died of HIV related causes.


(The picture is a bit older the rate has gone up since then)

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How to help

Some ways to help others and prevent getting it:

You can donate money.

Make your own web page that people can donate money to.

Tell your friends and raise money by doing things like car washes, bake sale, ext.

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