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HIV POSITIVE PARENTS SHOULD NOT HAVE CHILDRENHuman Immunodeficiency Virus better known as HIV is a virus that slowly attacks and destroys the immune system This destruction leaves the infected individual exposed to illnesses and infections that eventually cause him to die In most cases this virus alters and becomes a fatal transmissible disorder called AIDS or acquired immunodeficiency syndrome HIV positive couples should not have children because the children can become orphans at an early age thereby possibly being a burden to taxpayers furthermore if the children are infected with this disease they can suffer physically socially and psychologicallyNow as we approach the year 2000 the idea of HIV positive couples wanting to have children has created more controversy HIV couples want children in their lives so they can feel that they have a normal life and a normal family This idea is a problem because the couples do no want to accept the fact that they have a fatal transmissible disease which can affect or can harm the child in many ways A child whose parents have the Human Immunodeficiency Virus may suffer physically from inheriting the genes and being infected by HIV A person cannot tell if someone has the virus or not by looking It can only be discovered through the blood HIV test People with HIV have to protect themselves in relationships with other persons so that other people would not be infected The virus can affect the body by attacking and destroying the immune system With a weak immune system the body cannot defend itself against diseases The child with HIV cannot be as active as other children In time the body will become vulnerable to the infections which will lead to brain damage muscle damage and will affect the IQ scores Finally the virus will cause death Many would argue that a child with HIV infected parents would not be influenced by the society The truth is
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