HIV/AIDS - What Is It?

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Abstract:

This one-page handout with accompanying audio and video educates people about Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS). It discusses how HIV is different from other viruses, and its damage to the immune system. It identifies AIDS as the final stage of HIV infection, and describes the risk of opportunistic infections at this stage. The history of HIV/AIDS is outlined. Adapted from materials on the AIDS.gov website.

Author(s):
Healthy Roads Media
Medical Review:
Yes
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Translation from English text
Translation Review:
Company review
A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.
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N/A
Population:
N/A
Keywords:
HIV/AIDS, Immune system, Opportunistic infections
Copyright:
Licensed by Creative Commons
Date Last Reviewed:
8/29/2013
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