• White Blood Cell Aids Disease Hiv
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    Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, better known as AIDS, is caused by the incurable HIV virus. AIDS is a deadly disease that deteriorates the immune system. There are two groups of HIV (human immunodeficiency virus), HIV-1 that occurs throughout the world and HIV-2 that mainly occurs in Africa. The HIV virus enters the white blood cells and takes over the reproductive system of that cell and uses the system to reproduce itself. The white blood cell dies and the new HIV cells infect other white...
  • Hiv Aids States United Control
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    AIDS is a disease that has effected and is still affecting the country in many detrimental ways. When first discovered in the country of Africa, the seriousness was unheard of. As the AIDS virus reached the United States, the devastating effects became more obvious. This was the point when the United States government felt that something should be done about the HIV/AIDS virus. According to the Office of AIDS research, AIDS, or Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome is a serious illness that origina...
  • Is More Than One Cause Of Aids Possible
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    Is More Than One Cause of AIDS Possible The HIV establishment and its journalist allies have replied to various specific criticisms of the HIV theory without taking them seriously. They have never provided an authoritative paper that undertakes to prove that HIV really is the cause of AIDS... After ten years of failure, it is time to take a second look. -Charles A. Thomas, Jr. , Kary B. Mullis, and Phillip E. Johnson (qtd. in Atwan) A homosexual male exits the HIV/AIDS testing center with a pal...
  • Aids Action National Local People
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    Interest Group: Aids Action 1. Size- Is this a national, regional, or local interest group Membership- How many people are members at national and local levels - Aids action is a national interest group - Aids action contains 1, 000 members at national and local levels 2. How to contact them: - What is the address of the national headquarters - What is the state address - What is the local address Address of the national headquarters: Aids Action 1906 Sunderland Place, NW Washington, DC 20036 Ai...
  • Aids Virus Hiv Body
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    AIDS VIRUS The AIDS disease is a complicated illness that involves several phases. It is caused by a virus that can be passed from person to person. AIDS impairs the human body's immune system (the system responsible for fighting off diseases) and leaves the person vulnerable to various infections. AIDS was first identified in the United States in 1981, when 189 cases were reported to the Centers for Disease Control. Within a decade the disease had spread to almost all populated areas of the wor...
  • Aids Is There A Cure Are There Preventions
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    AIDS: Is There a Cure? Are There Preventions? What is AIDS? How do you cure it? Find out by reading this report on cures and preventions for the AIDS virus. In this report some of the topics covered will be a small report on AIDS, preventions, and possible cures. This report was written to prove if there is a cure for the AIDS virus, and if there are any ways to prevent contracting AIDS. I mean who does AIDS think it is just killing people? AIDS is a virus that kills your immune system. The lett...
  • Aids Immune System
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    AIDS Aids is a disease that effects the immune system. Your immune system is unable to fight off diseases, viruses, and infections. Aids usually makes you very skinny and tired, and it effects the nerves system in your brain. You also can get certain cancers from aids especially Kaposi's sarcoma, are purple lesions on the skin, and tumors known as B-cell lymphomas. Aids can be transmitted through several ways by blood, through intimate sexual contact, from infected mothers to there babies in the...
  • Aids Small Town
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    AIDS Invades Rural America AIDS has been a problem in the United States for many years now. However, many people view victims of AIDS as homosexuals or drug users; this is no longer the case. AIDS is now being spread through teenagers in rural America. Many problems have arisen from the increasing number of victim in smaller America cities where hospitals and doctors are not able to provide suffienct treatment because of a lack of funding and experience. Also, the young adults that have no contr...
  • Aids Deficiency Syndrome
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    Essays And More Essays On Medicine, Medical Issues, & Pharmacy... Auto Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) [ send me this essay ] A 5 page review of AIDS, its causes, epidemiology and current state of treatment... web - 14 k - Cached - Similar pages Essays And More Essays On Medicine, Medical Issues, & Pharmacy... send me this essay ] A 6 page overview of the epidemiology of Autoimmune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) and approaches to its treatment... web - 14 k - Cached - Similar pages SOCIAL SUPPORT...
  • Aids Deadly Virus
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    AIDS Unprotected sex, dirty needles, pills! ! Now that I have your attention, today I'll be talking to you about the causes and effects on how you can contract this deadly virus. But first let me start by explaining what Aids/HIV really is and what it does to you once you have contracted the Aids virus. Aids/Aids lowers your immune systems ability to produce the white blood cells and antibodies that protect you from colds, infections, etc. Lowered immunity makes a person vulnerable to attacks fr...
  • 000 Cases Aids Spread Public
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    AIDS PAPER AIDS has been an issue dealt with in the United States for 20 years. What is usually appalling when told to someone is that the American public contributed to the spread of AIDS. This may be appalling by its true and is not helping the AIDS epidemic. The media has lacked attention to the AIDS epidemic as well and this has also contributed to the spread of AIDS. Some of what caused the American public's lack of interest in AIDS are prisons, foreign countries, and the U. S. statistics ...
  • Aids Virus Hiv Main
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    The name for AIDS is short for acquired immune deficiency syndrome. Some people think that aids are the same thing as HIV. But they are wrong because HIV is the virus that means human immunodeficiency virus. Some people can have the HIV virus and not be diagnosed as having aids for up to ten years. What the virus does is attacks the immune system directly until it just shuts down and you die. There are two main ways that people can get aids one of them is by doing drugs, like using the same need...
  • Aids In Africa Reader 1991
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    Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) is one of the most deadly viruses in the world. No country in Africa has escaped the virus. Some have been effected more then others though. The spread of AIDS in Africa is because of poor medical treatment and a lack of education on the part of the people. HIV is the virus which causes AIDS. (Aids in Africa, 1994) HIV stands for Human Immune-deficiency Virus. The virus attacks the bodies' immune system and weakens it. Scientists have wondered about th...
  • Hiv And Aids In African Americans
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    The unit plan for a HIV/AIDS Peer Education program is targeting African American teenagers who have signed up for the S. A. F. E (Stopping Aids For Everyone) Program. The program is a community health based curriculum designed to increase the awareness of HIV/AIDS transmission in the African American community. The group will range in age between 13-17 years of age and will be attending local high schools. Group size will be approximately 20 students. The program would be on Saturdays at 12: 0...
  • General Information On The Aids Virus
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    Aids is the most serious disease in the world. This is because there is no cure for this deadly disease. Even though aids is a deadly disease it can also be prevented easily. People who avoid having unprotected sex and do not use drugs probably will not get aids. Aids (acquired immunodeficiency syndrome) is a deadly disease that attacks some of the body's white-blood cells. Aids makes the body vulnerable to other infections such as the common cold which could kill you. Aids is caused by a retro...
  • Aids 5 Immune System
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    Acquired immune Aids 5 AIDS Acquired immune deficiency syndrome, or AIDS, is a recently recognized disease. It is caused by infection with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). AIDS is a complicated illness that may involve several phases. It is caused by a virus that can be passed from person to person. AIDS impairs the human body's immune system– the system is responsible for warding off disease– and leaves the victim susceptible to various infections. AIDS was first conclusively...
  • Aids Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
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    Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS), human viral disease that ravages the immune system, undermining the body's ability to defend itself from infection and disease. Caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), AIDS leaves an infected person vulnerable to opportunistic infections. Such infections are harmless in healthy people, but in those whose immune systems have been greatly weakened, they can prove fatal. Although there is no cure for AIDS, new drugs are available that can prolong...
  • Aids Is Caused Immune Deficiency Illnesses
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    AIDS is caused by the HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus). AIDS is the final and most serious stage of HIV. It is characterized by signs and symptoms of severe immune deficiency. AIDS stands for acquired immune deficiency syndrome. This virus attacks the immune system and leaves the body vulnerable to a variety of life-threatening illnesses. These illnesses are often caused by common bacteria, yeast, and viruses that ordinarily do not cause disease. HIV has been found in blood, semen, saliva, te...
  • Aids Children Hiv Virus
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    A minute has Aids AIDS A minute has gone by; has anything changed? You may not see a sudden change but in that minute, six children became infected with HIV, which totals 8, 500 children and young people becoming infected with HIV a day. HIV stands for Human immunodeficiency virus. A person who has HIV is susceptible to many different diseases and viral infections, because the virus gradually destroys the immune system. Once a person becomes infected with HIV, they will eventually enter the dead...
  • Aids In The Workplace
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    Aids in the Workplace Facts on existing cases Aids is now the second leading cause of death among Americans between the ages of 25-44. More than 50% of the workforce is in this age group. 16% of large businesses have been impacted by the Aids epidemic, while 1 in 16 small businesses have been impacted by Aids. Severe stress (caused by work or home) may hasten the progression of the early stages of HIV. This is why the workplace should be prepared to deal with these types of situations. Where to ...