AIDS in Africa

By Devin H.

AIDS Facts

1. AIDS stands for Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome.

2. HIV stands for Human Immune Virus.

3. Sub-Saharan Africa is the most infected area in the world.

4. 90% of the people in the world with AIDS live in Sub-Saharan Africa.

5. You can not die from AIDS but you can die from the viruses that attack you.

6. HIV attacks specific immune cells and kills them making you vulnerable.

7. Symtoms of HIV/AIDS are fever, sores, and diarrhea.