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Aids Final


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Aids Final

  1. 1. AIDS By: Maira Durham
  2. 2. What I know about AIDS <ul><li>I know that AIDS is a STD transmitted through unprotected sex. </li></ul><ul><li>No one starts with AIDS you first have HIV then you develop AIDS. </li></ul>
  3. 3. What is A.I.DS ? <ul><li>AIDS is caused by HIV’ </li></ul><ul><li>You are first infected with HIV then you develop AIDS. </li></ul><ul><li>AIDS is a sexually transmitted disease. </li></ul>
  4. 4. How did AIDS start ? <ul><li>AIDs originally started in monkeys who have a similar virus to HIV. But a vaccine for polio contained monkeys blood it passed to humans. </li></ul>
  5. 5. How did AIDS spread ? <ul><li>Aids has spread all around Africa because people who are infected with AIDS have had unprotected sex and have passed that disease on to others. </li></ul><ul><li>Since they are uneducated about AIDS , protected sex, and unaware that they even have the disease they continue to spread the disease. </li></ul>
  6. 6. How has AIDS effected Africa's population ? <ul><li>Doctors predict that ¼ of Africa's population will die from AIDS by 2010. </li></ul><ul><li>17 million have already died in Africa from AIDS. And has increased the orphan population. </li></ul>
  7. 7. How dose AIDS effect children? <ul><li>Over 2 million children today are living with AIDS that was given to them during their mothers pregnancy. </li></ul><ul><li>There are 15 million orphans that have lost their parents to Aids changing their whole entire life. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Who is the leading carrier of Aids ? <ul><li>Straight African- </li></ul><ul><li>American men are the leading carriers of Aids. </li></ul><ul><li>Sex with injection drug user13%. Injection drug use 27%.Sex with men risk factor 58%. Other 2%. Heterosexual transmission 71%. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Why I picked AIDS <ul><li>I think this is extremely important to know as much as I can about this topic. </li></ul><ul><li>And I had a lot of question about AIDS. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Questions I am left with it <ul><li>Who was the first to have AIDS? </li></ul><ul><li>Why is Africa so uneducated about AIDS and other STDs? </li></ul>
  11. 11. Work cited <ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>