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  1. 1. Aids By: Sarah Hogan
  2. 2. Why is Aids such a big problem in Africa?
  3. 3. Why I Choose This Topic? <ul><li>I wanted to know how people get aids. </li></ul><ul><li>It sounded interesting to learn about. </li></ul><ul><li>How many people die from this disease. </li></ul><ul><li>I wanted to know how it effects the family. </li></ul><ul><li>Do they have good medicine to get rid of aids. </li></ul>
  4. 4. What I Already Knew <ul><li>People die from this disease. </li></ul><ul><li>You can get really sick. </li></ul><ul><li>They could die young and old. </li></ul><ul><li>People lose their family. </li></ul><ul><li>Cant afford treatment. </li></ul><ul><li>Sometimes they get treated and die cause its not good enough. </li></ul>
  5. 5. My Research <ul><li>Aids epidemic began in the late 1970’s </li></ul><ul><li>17 million Africans have died since </li></ul><ul><li>They cant afford the treatment </li></ul><ul><li>The government is not organized </li></ul><ul><li>Infected needles </li></ul><ul><li>Unprotected sex </li></ul><ul><li>Body fluids like semen and blood. </li></ul><ul><li>Very poor </li></ul><ul><li>No education </li></ul><ul><li>They don’t have proper equipment </li></ul>
  6. 6. Things To Know <ul><li>Cheap drugs to treat aids </li></ul><ul><li>Aids drugs for all aids affected Africans </li></ul><ul><li>They need to be educated </li></ul><ul><li>There is a spread of this disease </li></ul><ul><li>They have less drugs </li></ul><ul><li>They have poor treatments </li></ul>
  7. 7. Some Stuff That Is Interesting <ul><li>Unprotected sex </li></ul><ul><li>Infected needles </li></ul><ul><li>They are very poor </li></ul><ul><li>Cant afford treatment </li></ul><ul><li>No education </li></ul><ul><li>Don’t have proper equipment </li></ul><ul><li>The government is not organized </li></ul>
  8. 8. Questions I Still Have <ul><li>Is the medicine working? </li></ul><ul><li>Will there be a cure? </li></ul><ul><li>Are they always going to be poor? </li></ul><ul><li>How did they not know much about the disease? </li></ul><ul><li>Are they educated in Africa </li></ul>
  9. 9. Work Cited <ul><li>http://www.time.com/time/2001/aidsinafrica/photo.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://news.bbc.co.uk/hi/english/static/in_depth/africa/2000/aids_in_africa/default.stm </li></ul><ul><li>http://news.bbc.co.uk/hi/english/static/in_depth/africa/2000/aids_in_africa/default.stm </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.avert.org/aidsimpact.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://library.thinkquest.org/trio/TTQ03072/why.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.time.com/time/2001/aidsinafrica/map_flash.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/talking_point/454416.stm#yourreaction </li></ul>

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