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AIDS...Are You Afraid? This week when school starts, September 5th, a new child is enrolling. The school will not give out her name but they will give out more personal things for example, she is HIV infected. I was sad for the girl but i was also happy to hear this, because it will educate the kids at Windam Tech. Another reason is that i would enjoy letting this girl to be finally let in for once, and this would also be good for the community. How AIDS entered this world is uncert

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 th

Tim St. Amour June 5, 2000 Importance of AIDS Education The issue of HIV/AIDS has been a developing concern since the early 1980's. It is an issue that has sparked fear in everyone, but "society" has narrowed it down to certain people that can contract the AIDS virus. The stereotypical "AIDS" victim is not an IV drug user or a practicing homosexual; it is anyone, anyone who has unprotected sex, anyone who has had a blood transfusion in th

The Next Minute, It's Here The world has finally come into unison. All countries agree that this problem must be stopped. The Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, also known as AIDS, has struck but this time it will not be ignored like the first time. As humans, the fact that AIDS has been prolonged only brought more issues than what it first started out to be. Now the world deals with a fight for life and survival, only now, our enemy is a virus. For those who have the ability and have th

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.

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 thatordinarily do not cause disease. HIV has been found in blood, semen, saliva

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 oth

“Comparing the Black Death and modern disease” The similarity of AIDS and the plague are that anyone can get the disease. It doesn’t matter if you are young or old or of a different culture you can get both diseases. The other similarity is that there is no to this day for AIDS or the plague. The difference between the plague and AIDS are that AIDS are transmitted by bodily fluids, such as unprotected sex, and the plague is transmitted by coughing or a bite from a rat or a fle

This is a pretty decect AIDS paper I wrote for an English class I think I got a B+-----I. Introduction Thesis-Practicing safe sex is essential in a world where diseases like AIDS exist. II. Bodya. There are many forms of safe sex, abstinence being the only 100% effective one. 1. If one chooses to have sex then condom use is very important. 2. The faults of condoms. 3. There is no type of sex that is safeb. Many say that the idea of safe sex is a mythc. There is a lack of educati

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. stati