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HIV: The Facts
 

HIV: The Facts

HIV: The Facts

 

What is HIV? How can it be caught? Sixteen bite-size information bulletins dispel some of the myths surrounding the disease.

Clickable guide
The emergence of the disease
The difference between HIV and Aids
Route of Infection - Sex
Drug use and blood transfusions
Protection against the virus
How do condoms work?
Signs, symptoms and tests for HIV
Can you tell by looking if someone is HIV+?
Drug treatments
Dispelling the myths around HIV/Aids
Is there a vaccine?
Mother to child transmission
Stigma around the virus
Who’s at risk?
What will I die from?
Living positively with HIV



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