HIV/AIDs By: Matteo, Dawson, Kevin, and Eelisa
A Global Issue <ul><li>Diseases come in all shapes and forms  </li></ul><ul><li>HIV/AIDs slowly disables immune system mak...
Effect on the World <ul><li>3rd World Countries are suffering, they cannot afford the proper health care to treat it </li>...
Background Info <ul><li>HIV -  Human immunodeficiency virus </li></ul><ul><li>AIDS  - Acquired immune deficiency syndrome ...
Chosen Topic <ul><li>HIV is a pandemic in the world, affecting everyone, but more so in South Africa. </li></ul><ul><li>So...
SOS Children <ul><li>operates in South Africa caring for children who have been orphaned or infected with HIV/AIDS </li></ul>
Action of Organization <ul><li>They take care of the children who have been orphaned or infected with HIV, teaching them t...
Pros of SOS Children <ul><li>They still help the children with AIDS live the remainder of their lives happier and better. ...
Youtube <ul><li>There is conflict of interest in social relations in the discrimination of HIV/AIDs patients out of uneduc...
Interactive Activity  <ul><li>Four volunteers for the activity </li></ul><ul><li>saying symptoms of  given card </li></ul>...
Symptoms of HIV <ul><li>Enlarged lymph nodes </li></ul><ul><li>Flu like symptoms </li></ul><ul><li>May last from weeks to ...
AIDs Symptons <ul><li>Certain diseases infect person appear that define the transition from HIV to AIDS </li></ul><ul><li>...
Prevention  <ul><li>Abstention of sexual activity </li></ul><ul><li>Testing for the disease to prevent the spreading of th...
Treatment <ul><li>HIV-various meds are used to slow down the process of HIV developing into AIDs, lengthening the process ...
Importance of Being Informed <ul><li>Pandemic disease, not just South Africa. </li></ul><ul><li>Will help you in preventin...
Short Term Action <ul><li>bake cookies, muffins, cake, brownies, etc.  </li></ul><ul><li>with the money raised, donate it ...
Long Term Action   <ul><li>to give awareness to the people at SAS </li></ul><ul><li>specifically targeting middle-schooler...
Wiki <ul><li>tells the background information about HIV/AIDs </li></ul><ul><li>Related  </li></ul><ul><li>what the virus i...
Organizations <ul><li>UNICEF [United Nations Children Fund] </li></ul><ul><li>SOS Children </li></ul><ul><li>AIDS foundati...
Reflect on Action <ul><li>have already began selling goods </li></ul><ul><li>made a good chunk of money already </li></ul>...
Importance <ul><li>This virus is uncured </li></ul><ul><li>disease needs research for the well-being of infected persons <...
Why One Should Act <ul><li>People should try to empathize and understand what the people with HIV are living with in poor ...
Conclusion <ul><li>This disease has uprooted so many lives, changing the course of  lives for the worse  </li></ul><ul><li...
Works Cited <ul><li>Slide 5-http://www.healthdev.org/viewmsg.aspx?msgid={FB744BA0-86B0-433A-985F-2CC3055ED700} </li></ul><...
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  1. 1. HIV/AIDs By: Matteo, Dawson, Kevin, and Eelisa
  2. 2. A Global Issue <ul><li>Diseases come in all shapes and forms </li></ul><ul><li>HIV/AIDs slowly disables immune system making body weak against disease </li></ul><ul><li>An uncured disease that threatens to destroy lives </li></ul><ul><li>The sharing of bodily fluids is the main point of infecting </li></ul>
  3. 3. Effect on the World <ul><li>3rd World Countries are suffering, they cannot afford the proper health care to treat it </li></ul><ul><li>HIV hits everywhere across the world, possibly to anyone </li></ul><ul><li>In 270,000 , children have died globally from the disease </li></ul>
  4. 4. Background Info <ul><li>HIV - Human immunodeficiency virus </li></ul><ul><li>AIDS - Acquired immune deficiency syndrome </li></ul><ul><li>HIV/AIDS is a current pandemic in the world. </li></ul><ul><li>3 rd world countries –like South Africa are heavily affected </li></ul><ul><li>29.1% of pregnant women in South Africa have HIV </li></ul><ul><li>The deaths registered in South Africa alone rose 91% from 1998 to 2006. </li></ul><ul><li>60,000 deaths in 2006 in South Africa </li></ul>
  5. 5. Chosen Topic <ul><li>HIV is a pandemic in the world, affecting everyone, but more so in South Africa. </li></ul><ul><li>South Africa is a country where health care is not available to everybody, so more people succumb to </li></ul><ul><li>the disease. </li></ul><ul><li>Children are affected by </li></ul><ul><li>this disease, orphaning children and </li></ul><ul><li>creating sadness to endure </li></ul><ul><li>It's a disease with no known cure, so </li></ul><ul><li>only medicine to lessen the burden is </li></ul><ul><li>available </li></ul>
  6. 6. SOS Children <ul><li>operates in South Africa caring for children who have been orphaned or infected with HIV/AIDS </li></ul>
  7. 7. Action of Organization <ul><li>They take care of the children who have been orphaned or infected with HIV, teaching them to practice safe habits, and helping them live a better life </li></ul><ul><li>They send children to villages that have air drops of clean water, food, clothing to help them become less vulnerable to HIV </li></ul>
  8. 8. Pros of SOS Children <ul><li>They still help the children with AIDS live the remainder of their lives happier and better. </li></ul><ul><li>They help vulnerable children live in relatively safety from getting infected by HIV. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Youtube <ul><li>There is conflict of interest in social relations in the discrimination of HIV/AIDs patients out of uneducated views of the disease </li></ul>
  10. 10. Interactive Activity <ul><li>Four volunteers for the activity </li></ul><ul><li>saying symptoms of given card </li></ul><ul><li>Guess which stage of HIV/AIDs each volunteer is in </li></ul>
  11. 11. Symptoms of HIV <ul><li>Enlarged lymph nodes </li></ul><ul><li>Flu like symptoms </li></ul><ul><li>May last from weeks to years </li></ul><ul><li>Rash </li></ul><ul><li>muscles aches </li></ul><ul><li>Years later, body tires from the fight and AIDS is developed, the symptoms are a greater vulnerability of diseases and viruses. </li></ul>
  12. 12. AIDs Symptons <ul><li>Certain diseases infect person appear that define the transition from HIV to AIDS </li></ul><ul><li>Fever and/or night sweats </li></ul><ul><li>Easy bruising </li></ul><ul><li>Bouts of extreme exhaustion </li></ul><ul><li>Unexplained body rashes </li></ul><ul><li>Appearance of purplish lesions on the skin or inside mouth </li></ul><ul><li>Sudden unexplained weight loss </li></ul><ul><li>Chronic diarrhea lasting for a month or more </li></ul>
  13. 13. Prevention <ul><li>Abstention of sexual activity </li></ul><ul><li>Testing for the disease to prevent the spreading of the disease </li></ul><ul><li>Do not share used needles as many unhygienic drug injections are used </li></ul><ul><li>Caution with blood transfusions </li></ul>
  14. 14. Treatment <ul><li>HIV-various meds are used to slow down the process of HIV developing into AIDs, lengthening the process by a span of many years </li></ul><ul><li>AIDs-the patient is dependent of medicines needed everyday for the rest of their lives that are used to decrease the count of the virus in the body </li></ul>
  15. 15. Importance of Being Informed <ul><li>Pandemic disease, not just South Africa. </li></ul><ul><li>Will help you in preventing this from happening to you </li></ul><ul><li>To help further engage people in the importance of finding a cure </li></ul><ul><li>To support the cause! </li></ul>
  16. 16. Short Term Action <ul><li>bake cookies, muffins, cake, brownies, etc. </li></ul><ul><li>with the money raised, donate it to a foundation which advocates issue </li></ul><ul><li>awareness demonstrations </li></ul><ul><li>on the disease </li></ul>
  17. 17. Long Term Action <ul><li>to give awareness to the people at SAS </li></ul><ul><li>specifically targeting middle-schoolers with informative demonstration </li></ul><ul><li>Continue program of donation of goods and funds towards the children and the charity </li></ul>
  18. 18. Wiki <ul><li>tells the background information about HIV/AIDs </li></ul><ul><li>Related </li></ul><ul><li>what the virus is and how it works </li></ul><ul><li>the situation in South Africa with the children </li></ul><ul><li>Link: http://global-community09.wikispaces.com/Hum1+Group3 </li></ul>
  19. 19. Organizations <ul><li>UNICEF [United Nations Children Fund] </li></ul><ul><li>SOS Children </li></ul><ul><li>AIDS foundation South Africa </li></ul>
  20. 20. Reflect on Action <ul><li>have already began selling goods </li></ul><ul><li>made a good chunk of money already </li></ul><ul><li>Donating goods as well </li></ul><ul><li>Probably by end of a few weeks, we should have achieved our goal </li></ul>
  21. 21. Importance <ul><li>This virus is uncured </li></ul><ul><li>disease needs research for the well-being of infected persons </li></ul><ul><li>This virus has decreased the population of humans globally </li></ul><ul><li>The spreading of the disease can be spread unknowingly in the stage of no symptoms </li></ul><ul><li>May effect you and your family </li></ul>
  22. 22. Why One Should Act <ul><li>People should try to empathize and understand what the people with HIV are living with in poor conditions when they can’t get any form of relief or treatment. </li></ul><ul><li>Imagine having your parents taken away from you because of the disease and having to support yourself all alone </li></ul>
  23. 23. Conclusion <ul><li>This disease has uprooted so many lives, changing the course of lives for the worse </li></ul><ul><li>To unlock the greatest potential for the betterment of the world, every child needs a future they act in freedom unchained by disease </li></ul>
  24. 24. Works Cited <ul><li>Slide 5-http://www.healthdev.org/viewmsg.aspx?msgid={FB744BA0-86B0-433A-985F-2CC3055ED700} </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 6- </li></ul><ul><li>http://media.stars.manchester.ac.uk/images/sport/sosnewlogo.jpeg </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 9-http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RI7p7zlfEi8 </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 11-http://www.moonbattery.com/aids-patient.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 13 -http://www.everythingaboutweb.com/classes/table_files/images/pricingimg.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>Slide 19-http://dontconform.files.wordpress.com/2008/10/african_children3.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>General Resources: </li></ul>http://www.avert.org/safricastats.htm - Lots of Statistics about AIDS in South Africa http://www.unicef.org/infobycountry/southafrica_statistics.html - Statistics http://www.pgaf.org/pressreleases/south_africa_stats.html - Facts http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HIV/AIDS_in_South_Africa - Relevant Articles http://www.avert.org/aidssouthafrica.htm - Articles http://www.youandaids.org/About%+Group3&feature=player_embedded Video jj

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