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Criminalization of Knowlingly Transmitting AIDS

Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) is caused by the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV). The virus was discoverd independently in France in 1983 and in...

AIDS Related Stigma

Since the appearance of AIDS in the late seventies and early eighties, the disease has had attached to it a significant social stigma. This...

HIV and AIDS

The first case of AIDS was identified in New York in 1979. The cause of the disease, a retro virus now called Human Immunodeficiency...

AIDS: Is There a Cure

AIDS is a major disease that has threatened the worlds population but many scientists believe that a cure is in sight. These scientists say...

The Nature, Transmission, Prevention, and Treatment of the HIV/AIDS

Arthur Ashe is an admirable and well known American tennis player who won many championships. He became the first African American male to win...

History of AIDS

Debate around the origin of AIDS has sparked considerable interest and controversy since the beginning of the epidemic. However, in trying to identify where...

AIDS in the African people

Across the Atlantic Ocean there is a plague. Some may argue that is it not preventable, but it is. The plague that is in...

AIDS – Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome

Since the first AIDS cases were reported in 1981, through mid-1994 more than 402,000 AIDS cases and more than 241,000 deaths have been reported...

AIDS In Africa

Johannesburg, the largest metropolitan area in the continent of Africa. The population of the main metropolitan area is 1,907,229 ( WorldBook encycl. 130). Johannesburg...

AIDS, A Life And Death Issue

AIDS is a life and death issue. To have the AIDS disease is at present a sentence of slow but inevitable death. I've already...

The new faces of HIV/AIDS: Our Children

The condition known as leprosy was very well known in ancient history. Usually because of the fear associated with the disease and ignorance of...

HIV/AIDS in the USA

Human Immunodeficency Virus (HIV), virus of the retrovirus family, the agent that causes Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS). A person infected with HIV gradually...

Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual Issues – AIDS and HIV

Being one of the most fatal viruses in the nation, AIDS (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome) is now a serious public health concern in most major...

AIDS: The millenium bug

At the beginning of the 20th Century it was believed by many, including the United States Patent Office, that there was nothing else to...

A serious risk of HIV infection

Today adolescents of both sexes face a serious risk of HIV infection, which is the cause of AIDS. AIDS is a chronic and most...

AIDS – one of the most fatal viruses in the nation

Being one of the most fatal viruses in the nation, AIDS (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome) is now a serious public health concern in most major...

AZT drug to cure AIDS

The AIDS virus is one of the most deadly and most wide spread diseases in the modern era. The disease was first found in...

Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome

Acquired immune deficiency syndrome, or AIDS, is a recently recognized disease. It is caused by infection with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), which attacks...

Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS)

Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) is a specific group of diseases or conditions that result from suppression of the immune system, related to infection...

Drugs and society

The correlation of drugs and drug-using behavior is linked to crime in several fashions. Most directly, it is a crime to use, possess, manufacture,...

AIDS and You

AIDS is a life and death issue. To have the AIDS disease is at present a sentence of slow but inevitable death. I've already...

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