HIV refers to the human immunodeficiency virus, which attacks the immune system and remains in the body for life. If left untreated, HIV leads to acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS).
AIDS is caused by the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
This virus is mainly transmitted through sexual intercourse
Once a person is infected with HIV, the virus remains in their body for life
If you’re HIV-positive, anti-retroviral treatment (ART) can greatly extend your life
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