HIV Awarness

Stop the spread of HIV/ AIDS! By: Alise Holbrook

What are HIV/ AIDS?

HIV stands for Human Immunodeficiency Virus, It is a virus that is transmitted from human to human when coming in contact with an infected persons bodily fluids. AIDS stand for Acquired immune deficiency syndrome, this is the aftermath of HIV if you don¨t treat it carefully and can lead to death. HIV is a Virus and AIDS is a disease that is way worse than HIV.

How to prevent HIV/ AIDS

ways to prevent HIV/ AIDS are:

* Practice Abstinence

* Do not share needles for any reason

* Wear rubber gloves whenever cleaning up someones body fluids

* Before planning on giving birth make sure you don´t have HIV/ AIDS

How HIV cannot be spread

HIV is not spread by:

* Sharing a drink with a family member or infected person

* Hugging or Kissing someone infected

* Swimming in a pool with someone who is infected

How HIV is spread

HIV is spread by:

* From having unprotected sexual contact with an infected person

* By sharing needles with an infected person

* Through open wounds or orifices where a persons contaminated fluids enter

What is Critertion?

criterion is a principle or standard by which something may be judged or decided. This may happen when you acquire AIDS and people come to find out about it.