HIV/AIDS - How You Get HIV/AIDS
This one-page handout with accompanying audio and video educates people about which body fluids contain HIV, and how HIV is spread. It explains that HIV is spread through sexual contact, sharing of needles that are dirty with infected blood, and pregnancy, childbirth, and breastfeeding. It identifies fluids that have high amounts of HIV, and which fluids and not been shown to spread HIV infection. It discusses other body fluids containing high amounts of HIV that healthcare workers may be exposed to, and other ways HIV can be spread. Adapted from materials on the AIDS.gov website.
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.