Infectious disease- HIV/AIDs

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  • Infectious Disease - HIV/AIDS
    • What is HIV/AIDS
      • HIV- primary infection/ virus which affects the immune system
      • Aid's- Disease following HIV, leads to life illnesses
    • Infectious disease
      • Passed through bodily fluids
      • unprotected sex
      • Passed through contact
    • Health
      • Severely reduced life expectancy
      • High death rates
      • Other diseases caught
      • Reduced immune system
        • Other diseases caught
      • Life long treatments
      • Age structure and the difference in HIV rates
    • Economic development
      • Cost of treatment
        • per person
        • Specific area
      • Unemployment
        • too ill to work
        • not being given the job because of illness
        • Lack of opportunites
        • Danger to others
        • Government benefits
    • Life style
      • Low life expectancy
        • many ophans
        • Looked after by extended families
      • Leaving education to help earn for the family
      • Low standard of living
      • Access to treatment
        • MEDC
        • LEDC

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