HIV Prevention, Diagnosis and Management

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Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is a virus that affects the immune system. Without treatment, HIV can lead to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).

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HIV remains a major global public health issue, having claimed more than 32 million lives.

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Keshav Bashyal
21 May 2021
The resources provides a brief information about HIV. One can learn the causes, risk factors, consequences and prevention of HIV. It not just helped me to take better care of the patients but also how to protect myself from HIV.
13 Jul 2021
Great resource and language to help with describing HIV management.
Queenie Atienza
04 Mar 2020
Good topic to reinforce your knowledge about HIV
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Ruth Medrano
23 Apr 2021
Informative and easy to understand.
Barbara hattam
05 Jun 2021
Topic covered well .
Susan Lesmond
31 Mar 2020
Very interesting and informative article.
04 Mar 2020
Reading the article I found that they have not found a treatment on HIV and that there has been an increase in the disease.
Tegan gardam
11 Mar 2020
Very interesting!
Hong Fung
27 Jul 2022
Registered Nurse
Good resource!
Manjeet kaur
02 Mar 2020
HIV AIDS is an incurable disease so people who are at high risk should use preventive measures including regular health checkups, blood tests.
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