Hiv Theory And Behavior Paper

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HIV Theory and Behavior Paper HIV also Known as Human Immunodeficiency Virus is a virus that leads to the disease Aids by disturbing the helper T cell of the immune system.There are two types of HIV-1 which is carried througout the world and HIV-2 which is dominant in mjaority of West Africa.HIV transmission is when the HIV virus is spread from person to person.The most common way HIV is spread through the United States is by sex intercourse and sharing drug injection equipment such as needles and syranges with people who have the virus HIV.You can get HIV by coming in contact with blood,semen,pre-seminal fluid, rectal fluids, vaginal fluids, or breast milk of someone who is infected with HIV.You can not get HIV by shaking someones hand…show more content…
The article “Driving Down HIV Disparities Among African American”was an article that explains how the rates of HIV for african american Gay and bisexual men have increased. Also the article describes a plan for lowering the rates of african american
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