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HIV and AIDS in Africa

Mariah McCraw and Janara Harrison
Smith Block 1

Cause

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Poverty
Little to no education on it
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The meaning of HIV
The meaning of AIDS

Causes of AIDS
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Condoms
Needles
Children & Youth
Prison

Effect
HIV medicine
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HIV to AIDS
More diseases
Less food
Orphans

Short term effects
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Anemia (abnormality in red blood cells)

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Diarrhea

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Dizziness

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Fatigue

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Headaches

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Nausea and vomiting

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Pain and nerve problems

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Rash

Spread
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Bodily Fluids
Pregnant Women pass it to their baby
Lack of knowing

Treatment
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Expensive
Global Funds
No CURE
Tips to keep it from
progressing
- Only the rich
- Liver

Statistics
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Group affected the worst by HIV
Population living with the
disease
Unaware of disease

In the U.S.

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39% adults on antiretroviral
New found infections
Population of people with the
disease

2013 Statistics in Sub-Saharan
Statistics

Citations
References
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"HIV And AIDS In Sub-Saharan Africa Regional Overview | AVERT". Avert.org. N.p., 2016. Web. 9 Dec. 2016.
"HIV-AIDS-Stats-06.Jpg". CARE. N.p., 2016. Web. 9 Dec. 2016.
"IWD 2015 – “Positively Beautiful” – A Story Of HIV In South Africa". The Official Blog of UNAGB. N.p., 2016. Web. 9 Dec. 2016.
"Side Effects". Aids.gov. N.p., 2016. Web. 9 Dec. 2016.