What is HIV?<br />H		Human<br />I		Immunodeficiency<br />V 		Virus<br />
A		Acquired<br />I			Immune<br />D 		Deficiency<br />S		Syndrome<br />What does “AIDS” stand for?<br />
A		Acquired<br />I			Immune<br />D 		Deficiency<br />S		Syndrome<br />What does “AIDS” stand for?<br />
In Botswana, 17 000 peoples died because of AIDS in 2007<br />(Source UNAIDS/UHO)<br />
AIDS was discovered in US (1981)<br />HIV started in Central Africa (Blood Samples from 1960-1970)<br />It is in the Middl...
What is the difference between HIV and AIDS?<br />AIDS  =group of serious illnesses affecting HIV positive people (because...
An infections that people with HIV have problems fighting due to their weakened immune system. <br />Such as:<br />A speci...
Some people survive up to ten years or more without showing any symptoms of AIDS.<br />	But after , all people with HIV st...
HIV is present in<br />Blood and blood products<br />Semen<br />Secretions from the vagina and cervix<br />Breast milk<br />
HIV is NOT present in <br />Urine, faeces, vomit, and swet<br />
SHIV is present in <br />VERY SMALL quantities in:<br />Saliva, tears, boil and <br />blister fluid<br />
	Being infected with HIV does not mean one has AIDS.<br />
The estimated number of people with HIV/AIDS is about 1,185,000 in US with approximately 25% of them unaware of their infe...
Number of people living <br />with HIV in 2007 (world):<br />Total		33 million<br />Adults		30.8 million<br />Women	15.5 m...
AIDS death in 2007 (world):<br />Total		2.0 million<br />Adults		1.8 million<br />Children (under 15 y)	270 000<br />Sourc...
Estimated number of adults living with HIV in Botswana in 2007 : 25%<br />(Source UNAIDS/UHO)<br />
In Botswana, the estimated number of AIDS related orphans is 110 000 children<br />(Source UNAIDS/UHO)<br />
In 2007, the estimated number of <br />people receiving antiretroviral  therapy is 99 000<br />people needing one: 130 000...
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HIV-AIDS. Facts

  1. 1. What is HIV?<br />H Human<br />I Immunodeficiency<br />V Virus<br />
  2. 2. A Acquired<br />I Immune<br />D Deficiency<br />S Syndrome<br />What does “AIDS” stand for?<br />
  3. 3. A Acquired<br />I Immune<br />D Deficiency<br />S Syndrome<br />What does “AIDS” stand for?<br />
  4. 4. In Botswana, 17 000 peoples died because of AIDS in 2007<br />(Source UNAIDS/UHO)<br />
  5. 5. AIDS was discovered in US (1981)<br />HIV started in Central Africa (Blood Samples from 1960-1970)<br />It is in the Middle of 20th century referred as an epidemic<br />What is the Origin?<br />
  6. 6. What is the difference between HIV and AIDS?<br />AIDS =group of serious illnesses affecting HIV positive people (because of lowered immunity caused by the virus)<br /> HIV = the virus affecting the immune system<br />
  7. 7. An infections that people with HIV have problems fighting due to their weakened immune system. <br />Such as:<br />A specific lung infection (PCP)<br />A specific eye infection (CMV)<br />Candida (thrush to mouth or vagina)<br />Tuberculosis (TB)<br />“What is an opportunistic infection”<br />
  8. 8. Some people survive up to ten years or more without showing any symptoms of AIDS.<br /> But after , all people with HIV start to develop AIDS<br />
  9. 9. HIV is present in<br />Blood and blood products<br />Semen<br />Secretions from the vagina and cervix<br />Breast milk<br />
  10. 10. HIV is NOT present in <br />Urine, faeces, vomit, and swet<br />
  11. 11. SHIV is present in <br />VERY SMALL quantities in:<br />Saliva, tears, boil and <br />blister fluid<br />
  12. 12. Being infected with HIV does not mean one has AIDS.<br />
  13. 13. The estimated number of people with HIV/AIDS is about 1,185,000 in US with approximately 25% of them unaware of their infection. (2006)<br />(According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, in the U.S.)<br />
  14. 14. Number of people living <br />with HIV in 2007 (world):<br />Total 33 million<br />Adults 30.8 million<br />Women 15.5 million<br />Children under 15 years 2.0 million<br />Source : WHO/UNAIDS<br />
  15. 15. AIDS death in 2007 (world):<br />Total 2.0 million<br />Adults 1.8 million<br />Children (under 15 y) 270 000<br />Source : WHO/UNAIDS<br />
  16. 16. Estimated number of adults living with HIV in Botswana in 2007 : 25%<br />(Source UNAIDS/UHO)<br />
  17. 17. In Botswana, the estimated number of AIDS related orphans is 110 000 children<br />(Source UNAIDS/UHO)<br />
  18. 18. In 2007, the estimated number of <br />people receiving antiretroviral therapy is 99 000<br />people needing one: 130 000<br />(Source UNAIDS/UHO)<br />

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