AIDS

Rihanna Tay Posey

AIDS

AIDS are a dangerous and deadly disease that is contracted by sexually innercourse.It can be prevented by using protection. HIV causes a condition called acquired immunodeficiency syndrome better known as AIDS.HIV destroys a type of defense cell in the body called a CD4 helper lymphocyte.

Treatment For AIDS

There is no cure for AIDS, which is why prevention is so important. Medications have been highly effective in fighting HIV and its complications.You should try avoiding having unprotected sex as much as possible. If you end up with AIDS it's not going away because there are no cures.

AIDS Cause Death

AIDS have caused death by causing health issues so when your body needs white blood cells you don't have many that are good.When your body is attacked with AIDS your white blood cells make more bad cells.

Symptoms of AIDS

Symptoms of AIDS are

People may experience:

Pain areas: in the abdomen

Pain circumstances: can occur while swallowing

Cough: can be dry

Whole body: fatigue, fever, loss of appetite, malaise, night sweats, or sweating

Gastrointestinal: nausea, persistent diarrhea, vomiting, or watery diarrhea

Mouth: ulcers or white tongue

Groin: sores or swelling

Throat: difficulty swallowing or soreness

Also common: opportunistic infection, headache, oral thrush, pneumonia, red blotches, severe unintentional weight loss, skin rash, or swollen lymph nodes

HIV Lesson For Kids

Health Effects of AIDS

AIDS Can't Be Caught By Touching

Lots of people think you can get AIDS by touching people with AIDS.You don't get AIDS by hugging,kissing,highfives,and handshakes.But that's not true if so lots of people would have AIDS.
Explaining HIV and AIDS for kids.

Health Effects of AIDS

AIDS affect your lungs causing pneumonia,esophagus, trachea, bronchi, and deeper lung tissues.People living with HIV/AIDS are at a high risk of becoming infected by a wide range of different viruses and microbes, including bacteria, fungi, and parasites.

Death Rate of AIDS

Deaths: An estimated 13,712 people with an AIDS diagnosis died in 2012, and approximately 658,507 people in the United States with an AIDS diagnosis have died overall. The deaths of persons with an AIDS diagnosis can be due to any cause—that is, the death may or may not be related to AIDS.