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What is Aids and how is it spread

Question: Offlate I have heard a lot about AIDS, my I don't understandmuch about it, how is it spread and is it curable? Teentalker

Hello Teentalker,

Thanks for writing to us.  It's  avery good question that you have asked.  So the full form of AIDS is Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome. AIDS is a set of symptoms (or syndrome as opposed to a virus) caused by HIV. HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) is a virus that attacks cells in the immune system, which is our body’s natural defence against illness. The virus destroys a type of white blood cell in the immune system.

The common symptoms are rapid weight loss, unexplained tired.....

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