AIDS IN CHILDREN

What is HIV? How are HIV and AIDS related?

HIV alters the immune system, making people much more vulnerable to infections and diseases.

HIV is related to AIDS because if HIV gets bad enough then it will transform into the AIDS disease.

http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/17131.php

Christian Nordqvist

September 2013

What Is AIDS? What Is HIV?

medical news today


What is AIDS? How many people in the United States have AIDS?

Aids is a disease that is a result from the infection known as HIV. 1.2 million are believed to be infected.

http://aids.gov/hiv-aids-basics/hiv-aids-101/statistics/

HIV in the United States

AIDS.gov


How can children get AIDS? What does AIDS do to the body?

Children can get AIDS if they are born from a parent that is infected. AIDS increases risk of heart attack, a form of osteoporosis, chronic diarrhea, rashes, fat redistribution, and high cholesterol.

http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/17131.php

Christian Nordqvist

September 2013

What Is AIDS? What Is HIV?

medical news today




What are two ways doctors are treating AIDS patients?

People with Aids are being treated by taking medicine

regularly. Also people with Aids must eat certain foods.

kenny, Tim

Medicines for HIV and AIDS

patient.co.uk

16/05/2012


What research is being done to find a cure? How successful has it been?

Enormous amounts of money is being spent to try to find the cure. They have only been able to successfully cure one patent.

http://www.medicinenet.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=123582

denoon, daniel

HIV/AIDS cure

MedicineNet

Friday 27 September 2013