World Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) Day is being noticed in the present day (Sunday) with an intention to create consciousness about HIV/AIDS and categorical solidarity with folks dwelling with the pandemic.
The day is a chance for private and non-private companions to unfold consciousness concerning the standing of the pandemic and encourage progress in HIV/AIDS prevention, therapy and care world wide.
This yr theme of World AIDS DAY is Communities make the distinction.
The Day was first noticed on 1st December 1988. Since then, this date is devoted to lift consciousness concerning the Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS).
In accordance with docs and professionals, there are three major methods to contract AIDS i.e. having unprotected intercourse, sharing needles and through mother-to-child-transmission.
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Seminars and gatherings are held to teach the folks concerning the menace of HIV/AIDS and how one can counter it. Remedy strategies are additionally mentioned with these affected by the illness.
In accordance with the World Well being Group (WHO), the epidemic claimed greater than 35 million lives up to now.
HIV can’t be handled. Nevertheless, it may be managed by means of efficient antiretroviral (ARV) medicine and assist stop transmission to ensure that folks to get pleasure from wholesome, lengthy and productive lives.