Essays Tagged: "AIDS HIV"

AIDS/HIV

AIDS/HIVAcquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, better known as AIDS, iscaused by the incurable HIV vir ... ess. The Person with the disease will eventually die because the white blood cell dies off tottally.AIDS VIRUSIf you have become infected with the AIDS disease you may not haveany symptoms of the dise ... , coughing, fever, and diarrhea. It is usually characterized by severe weight loss and fatigue. The AIDS disease makes the less serious conditions harder for your body to control or get rid of because ...

(3 pages) 128 0 4.6 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

AIDS

- -AIDS HIV and/or AIDS is a life threatening disease that is affecting society today. It is a s ... unodefiency virus or HIV, means that you carry the antibodies, you can be HIV infected and not have AIDS, AIDS occurs in later stage of infection. A person is infectious through all stages, although s ... hown that a person is most infectious during the early stage of detection and in the final stage of AIDS, during the midcourse of the infection they are less infectious. There are several things that ...

(4 pages) 78 0 4.8 Dec/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

AIDS

AIDSAIDS(Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome) is a deadlydisease for which there is no cure. This di ... isease for which there is no cure. This disease was firstrecognized in the mid 1980's. The cause of AIDS is the HIVvirus, and is most commonly spread by venereal routes or exposureto contaminated bloo ... d products} this virus can stay in thebody for as long as a decade with no symptoms. People who haveAIDS have to go through a lot of complications and anxiety.Themost common anxiety is that they have ...

(1 pages) 33 0 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Title: What's the big deal about Aids? This is a critcal essay on AIDS listing treaments, prevention, and facts about AIDS. 5pages, MLA format with Works Cited

What's the big deal about Aids?"In 1980 and 1981, doctors in Los Angeles and New York became alarmed about the possibility of ... ol and Prevention (CDC) identified the new disease-now known as acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS)- in June 1981" (Bender 12). Knowing how to protect someone from HIV, and the proper methods us ... someone from HIV, and the proper methods used, will help reduce the chance of a person from getting AIDS.HIV, human immunodeficiency virus, is a precursor to AIDS. There are three main ways of contrac ...

(6 pages) 262 3 3.1 Feb/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

AIDS a manmade disease or not, what the US Government doesn't want you to know.

AIDS by modest estimation can be characterized as the 21st Century answer to the plague. The questio ... answer to the plague. The question most inevitably arises upon whether or not the virus that causes AIDS, HIV, was man made or a natural outbreak. Religious thinkers point to the ever worsening moral ... s point to the ever worsening moral landscape of society that brought on God's wrath in the form of AIDS. Conspiracy Theorists however point to the many hearsay rumors from former Fort Detrick workers ...

(3 pages) 196 5 4.6 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Distribution effect in strategic management the product is condom

ransmitted diseases.We can describe condom as a contraceptive or an essential tool that is used for AIDS/HIV prevention. Condom is a sensitive subject to talk about like other sex related topics for o ... t an ordinary item. From it's advertisement to it's packaging it must be carefully handled.To avoid AIDS, sexually active people who are not mutually monogamous must know about AIDS, know about condom ...

(17 pages) 286 5 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

AIDS/HIV Disability Discrimination

People with disabilities, such as HIV/AIDS, should be afforded the same human rights and respect as any other person with a disability. Th ... e are hesitant to employ persons who are diagnosed positive. A multitude of legal issues concerning AIDS in the workplace have already arisen. As to AIDS/HIV and employment discrimination, there is no ... already arisen. As to AIDS/HIV and employment discrimination, there is no doubt that a person with AIDS is protected from job discrimination under both state and federal law. Proving discrimination i ...

(4 pages) 120 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Conspiracy of AIDS

The Conspiracy of AIDSEvery minute five people die worldwide from AIDS. Eighty-eight percent of these people are livin ... die worldwide from AIDS. Eighty-eight percent of these people are living in third world countries. AIDS (short for Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome) is a disease characterized by the progressive d ... em. HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) is believed by scientists and medical researchers to lead to AIDS. HIV infects T-cells or white blood cells, which help the immune system by fighting off disease ...

(6 pages) 48 1 3.4 Mar/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

History of Pornography and Safe Sex

taking a pill or rubbing a small amount of cream on you. But, in 1981 a new disease rocked America, AIDS/HIV was first reported in San Francisco.The Porn industry is a $4 billion to $13 billion a year ... they are put at risk with, the most deadly is Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, or as we know it AIDS. The best way to shield yourself from catching this deadly disease is not to engage in sexual a ...

(15 pages) 84 4 4.9 Apr/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

HIV/AIDS What is being done about it ?

HIV stands for Immunodeficiency Virus, which is the virus that causes AIDS. HIV infects the immune cells which are required to protect the body against infections and dis ... d to protect the body against infections and diseases. Most people with HIV will eventually develop AIDS as a result of their HIV infection. When HIV finds a home within a living organism, it replicat ... the cells it replicates in, which is one of the things that can make the infected person become ill.AIDS is short for Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome and applies to the most advanced stages of HIV ...

(5 pages) 153 0 3.5 May/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

HIV/AIDS in Botswana.

An estimated 25 million people in Africa were living with AIDS in 2003 (AIDS and HIV Statistics for Africa). In Botswana alone, the AIDS prevalence rate is an ... IV Statistics for Africa). In Botswana alone, the AIDS prevalence rate is an immense 36.5% (HIV and AIDS in Botswana). In Botswana, AIDS has been an ongoing epidemic since the first case reported in 1 ... ana). In Botswana, AIDS has been an ongoing epidemic since the first case reported in 1985 (HIV and AIDS in Botswana). AIDS is caused by the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), which weakens a person' ...

(6 pages) 30 0 1.7 Jan/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

AIDS

AIDS In this paper you will be reading about ways to contract Aids, ways to gain Aids, how A ... bout ways to contract Aids, ways to gain Aids, how Aids reproduces, and ways you can and cannot get Aids. Aids is caused by HIV, (HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIANCY DISEASE), which attacks the T cell in th ... akes about 3 to 6 months for the immune system to react to the virus. HIV is not the same as Aids. HIV is classified as Aids when there is less than 200 T cells in your blood. Aids is also asym ...

(1 pages) 336 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Blaher

Over the course of the last two decades, an increased awareness of the HIV virus and AIDS, Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, has opened the doors to national debates on human sexuali ... ponent of television programming have become almost common place. Some critics have argued that the AIDS epidemic has determine a greater acceptability to gay and lesbian lifestyles on television than ... out" in the television industry, and a non-linear correlation can be made between the emergence of AIDS education and television programming in the late 1980s and early 1990s and the increased visibi ...

(1 pages) 3 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The AIDS Epidemic

AIDS is a serious fatal disease of the immune system that is transmitted through sexual contact, blo ... tem that is transmitted through sexual contact, blood products, or contaminated needles. Ever since aids has been first recognized in June, 5, 1981 about 25 million people have died. It is a rapidly g ... keep rising continuously.Putting a stop for such an epidemic disease is not easy. With no cure yet AIDS can not be just omitted out of our lives. I believe there are many proper ways where we can pre ...

(2 pages) 437 0 3.4 Mar/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

St John's Wort (hypericum perforatum)

ermore, studies have also show evidence that St. John's Wort should not be used with drugs used for AIDS/HIV due to considerable undesirable effects once interacted together.2. List some of the precau ... n recommended that St. John's Wort not be used with these HIV protease inhibitors used to treat HIV/AIDS.St. John's wort also interacts strongly with Immunosuppressive medications such as cyclosporine ...

(4 pages) 1099 0 3.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Heroes Project: A Case Study in Communication for Social Change

The purpose of this study was to examine a communication for social change project relating to AIDS/HIV awareness. The project chosen was the 'Heroes Project' in India founded by Hollywood actor ... rs and has forged partnerships with the STAR India Pty Ltd television network and Avahan, an Indian AIDS initiative of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.Background and ContextHIV/AIDS awareness is ...

(7 pages) 51 0 5.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

Aids

The AIDS/HIV disease affects millions of people world wide and international organizations have pulled t ... 2.5 million people became newly infected with HIV and an estimated 2.1 million lost their lives to AIDS (Why the World needs and Aids Vaccine)." A vaccine was introduced for the AIDS/HIV disease so i ... remember and then respond to the specific pathogens if the body comes in contact with it again. The AIDS vaccine will have a huge impact globally by allowing all countries to be vaccinated. Many count ...

(5 pages) 13 0 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases