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Awareness about AIDS makes our world with Zero HIV infections and Zero AIDS related deaths

Published / by Jack / 2 Comments on Awareness about AIDS makes our world with Zero HIV infections and Zero AIDS related deaths

Most of the peoples in this world had aware about most dangerous diseases and its natures by peoples affected worldwide. In that list AIDS, a one of the most incurable disease is around worldwide, many of them had not aware about this disease and how it spreads between peoples. We should be aware about this disease because of its dangerous nature and it’s a lifelong disease which cannot be cure by medicines, but by using of anti-retrovirus medicines the HIV can be slow down the progression of disease dramatically.

Awareness about AIDS

The word AIDS that was collectively known as Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome which was caused by the HIV (Human immunodeficiency Virus). This virus attacks the immune system of our human body first and destroys our immune system totally and collapses. These disease viral was first invented on 1981 and named as AIDS in the year 1982, which was not familiar on those days but at present which was an most dangerous disease killed twelve million people still now due to the virus attacks. These counts were constantly being increasing yearly around worldwide so we must be aware about these dangerous virus natures. And also we can be control the virus attack on immune system through initial noticing of these diseases. We can slow down the spreading of virus attacks over our body and control the effects by regular consulting with doctors. And we should know detail about the symptoms and preventive cures, Treatments of this virus attacks and have to educate the other peoples to be safe environment and safe world.

Basically the HIV Virus had spreading between peoples in some ways which was a common things happening around world. The HIV which was belongs to retrovirus it spreads due to causative fluid from the infected person to the healthy persons. Some Infected causative fluids, which are Semen, blood, vaginal secretion, breast milk and causes by sexual contact between the affected ones. And frequently it causes by using of syringes and needles that have been infected by HIV viruses. Also it spreads from the pregnant women have been infected and may deliver the viruses through breast feeding. It cause the child directly affected by this virus and blood transferring from the infected person. And it does not spread by the saliva of an infected person and by touching them physically. We can talk with them and live with them without fear of spreading. And we must want to know the Symptoms of HIV/AIDS and have to create the awareness among peoples. Some of the symptoms were sudden weight loss, tiredness, join pain, red rashes, blurred vision and short of breath and so on. We should examine the disease at the initial stage to reduce the severances’ of the virus. And many organizations were offering free medicinal cures for making Zero AIDS related deaths and doing awareness among peoples. We should educate the peoples and we should treat the affected peoples as one among us.

Technology Continues to Fight AIDS

Published / by Jack / 4 Comments on Technology Continues to Fight AIDS

In 2008, Sub-Saharan Africa was populated with over 22 million HIV+ inhabitants, and currently there are over 5 million Southern Africans infected with the virus. Worldwide, there are upwards of 40 million people infected with HIV, a very frightening number. But with the coming of the 22nd annual World AIDS Day, it’s important to take note the progress that has been made in the fight against HIV/AIDS. At the same time, it’s very vital we familiarize ourselves with a couple great HIV research and technology investors.

Granted, there have already been major advances concerning affordable microbicides and vaccines as preventative measures against the virus. Similarly, the introduction of low-cost antiretroviral drugs has allowed people already infected to lead longer, healthier and happy lives.

This can most certainly be attributed to tremendous associations like the CGI (Clinton Global Initiative). The Clinton Global Initiative has put a tremendous amount of money into AIDS research. Known for his work in raising money for Hurricane/Tsnuami victims, former President Clinton and his close personal aide Doug Band also have great interest in tackling one of the deadliest STDs in the world, HIV/AIDS. Back in 2006, Clinton helped open people’s eyes to the severity of the disease in foreign states by traveling deep into Burma with the crew of 60 Minutes.

Before this however, he introduced CHAI (Clinton Health Access Initiative), outlined specifically as “a global health organization committed to strengthening integrated health systems in the developing world and expanding access to care and treatment for HIV/AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis.” Their main objective was to travel to these third world countries like Burma, and distribute various treatments, which weren’t currently available to sufferers. Since it’s beginning, the organization has helped more than 2 million people gain access to medicines needed for treatment. But the efforts of Former President Clinton and his close personal aide did not end there. The CGI continues to receive funding for HIV related projects in third world countries like Southern Africa.

In their latest endeavor, they’ve joined forces with HP (Hewlett Packard) to deliver technologies that will capture, manage and return early diagnosis for infants. This translates to indentifying the virus in an infant within one to two days, which is a huge improvement from previous paper based systems. How is this important? Newly borne are especially susceptible to the disease as their carriers can very easily transmit. Similarly, it’s very crucial that they begin treatment as soon as possible to ensure survival; without, they are typically unable to survive past age two. In a statement to the press, Clinton stated, “I’m pleased HP’s technology and expertise will enable the partnership with CHAI to save the lives of more than 100,000 infants in Kenya each year, and in the process, demonstrate how the private sector can and should operate in the developing world.”

Within their first year, HP is expected to return results concerning HIV testing for nearly 70,000 infants in Kenya. The technologies introduced will also allow for real-time medical data, which will be viewable to health professionals across Kenya.

Known for it’s incredibly high number of HIV+ citizens, Africa remains one of the greatest challenges for organizations like CHAI/CGI today. Recent advancements in technology have helped lessen casualty rates and permitted people to live more productive lives. And although a cure remains unfound, HP and the CGI have provided great technological steps in the right direction towards eliminating the virus for good.

HIV Is Ingesting The Globe…!

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HIV Is Ingesting The Globe

Thinking of AIDS may come to your mind those countries yawning in paucity and devastation anyhow it should be considered that a cosmic number of HIV victims are growing in developing and developed countries as well. United States of America has the highest rate of Sexually Transmitted Diseases in the developed planet. According to an executive survey In United States of America, about 19 million new infections occur each year.

AIDS (acquired immune deficiency syndrome) is simply advanced rather ultimate stage of HIV. HIV acts against our immune system that is our internal defense system called body’s ‘Security Forces’ which fights against viral infections and external attacks of ailment. When our resistant system smashes, we lose fortification against disease and thus develop many serious, often deadly infections and cancers in the company of AIDS. These further disorders are called “opportunistic infections” because they take advantage of the body’s weakened defenses and assault our body structure. As the name suggests these infections crops up by chance but leaving nothing afterward.

It is said that origin of HIV was discovered long time ago but reported in more or less 1999. How pollsters found HIV? Storyaids behind it was that they identified a picky breed of chimpanzee which was inhabitant of West Equatorial Africa as the original source of the HIV. It was inside chimps then how the virus approached human? Most probably the answer to this is when ancient time’s huntsmen were exposed to the tainted blood of those chimpanzees they got HIV in their blood and thus passing on HIV.

We must know that HIV-positive people are more susceptible to acquiring sexually transmitted diseases than HIV-negative people because their immune systems are weakened. And remember that If an HIV-positive person is infected with another Sexually transmitted disease, that person has more chances than other HIV-positive people to transmit HIV through sexual intercourse.