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Like the majority of the American population I have lived in a cloud of ignorance about the HIV and AIDS crisis I have never know anyone close to me that has been infected with either of the two viruses So when the option to research something to do with sexuality arouse I felt this would definitely further my education about a lethal killer that is roaming this earth Since I knew next to nothing about this topic I will start from the begging of the disease and discuss where its at now The HIV and AIDS disease has been around for awhile although no one has been able to pin point its origin There are many theories floating around the medical world but the most predominant theory is that the virus first attacked humans in Central Africa up to 100 years agoKelly 524 It is said that the virus stayed mainly in this closed society until many years later Many say the disease spread when international travel began to increase The HIV and AIDS viruses were believed to arrive in the United States sometime during the nineteen seventies It was a common disease between gay males and intravenous drug abusers Now it is well known that the viruses have been transmitted through sexually occasionally through blood and organ transplants The acronym HIV stands for Human Immunodeficiency Virus where as the acronym AIDS stands for Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome When someone has contracted the HIV virus in almost all cases it produces the AIDS virus Apparently there has been a controversy that HIV really isnt the cause of the AIDS virus but careful research has proved without a doubt that it is the cause Socially the production of the viruses has caused a lot of hate prejudice racism and above all homophobia Many people only talk about the late stages of AIDS but HIV does not always produce
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