Why Is Hiv Disease A Pandemic?

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Why must you always spell HIV and AIDS in capital letters? You must always spell HIV and AIDS in capital letters because they are acronyms. *slide 3

Why is HIV disease a pandemic? HIV disease is a pandemic because it crosses all borders, cultures, races, etc. Also, it occurs over a wide geographic area. *slide 4

In HIV-1 's family tree, how many groups are there? Name them. What group was added in slide 8? [4pts]

What appears to be the favorite chimpanzee monkey food? [2pts]

What is it about the hunter theory that makes it more likely than the oral polio vaccine theory? [2pts]

What study has possibly lead African Americans to distrust the American Government 's claim that HIV was not designed to wipe them out? [1pt]

Where was the first woman in the world diagnosed with HIV? The first woman in the world was diagnosed with HIV in San Francisco, California. *slide 15

In 1990, globally, what was the prevalence of HIV/AIDS? Prevalence is usually stated as a percentage, but in this case they used whole numbers. In 1990, globally, the prevalence of HIV/AIDS was 8 million. *slide 16

Approximately when was the federal ban on travel for HIV positive individuals lifted in the United States? The federal ban on travel for HIV positive individuals was lifted in the United States in approximately 2010. *slide 17

Which of the three stages of HIV disease does the window period overlap? [1pt]

What percentage of adults aged 14-49 are estimated to be living with HIV [1pt]

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