These viruses belong to a family called the retroviruses and are able to infect a person for the rest of that person's life is circular in shape, does something that no other virus does: it attacks your cd4 cells (the most important immune cells in your body), uses them to reproduce and then destroys them. Primary school kanyamazane, south africa poem about hiv/aids there is a disease around the world the disease try to destroy all people who live in the world i want to say don't have sex when you are young aids is the killer aids is there and aids is live when the man want to have sex with you. Narrative essays, aids, aids preface in an extensive article in the summer- autumn 1990 issue of top secret, prof j segal and dr l segal outline their theory narrative essays, treatments of alcoholism, treatments of alcoholism alcoholism can destroy the life of an alcoholic and devastate the alcoholic's family. Immune cells can only look for viruses that resemble the previous generation of hiv, so the virus constantly 'escapes' the immune system cd4 t-cells gradually decline in number this is because they are killed by hiv and also because they are over-activated and this leads to increased t-cell death hiv destroys memory. Decimate the immune system, leading to aids 2 hiv and aids basophils granulocytes (contain cytoplasmic granules) monocytes and macrophages important in inflammation and allergic responses neutrophils phagocytic during inflammation they squeeze through capillaries to destroy microbes in tissue eosinophils. When the person's immune system has weakened and more of the blood's t cells have been destroyed by the virus, the person can no longer fight off infections this is when he or she gets very sick a doctor diagnoses someone with aids when the person has a very low number of t cells or shows signs of a serious.
In 1986, burroughs-wellcome company introduced the first major breakthrough against acquired immune deficiency syndrome (aids) it was the life-prolonging drug azt the product has turned out to be very successful for the company and, largely because of azt's success, burroughs-wellcome's profits have doubled in. This essay was written by brian thomas and was first published in the 1996 mill hill essays the infections that afflict aids patients in the developed world are also life-threatening to transplant patients whose immune systems have been deliberately suppressed by drugs administered to prevent rejection of their new. Art can't cure hiv, but hiv medicines help people with hiv live longer, healthier lives art also reduces the risk of hiv transmission (the spread of hiv to others) hiv attacks and destroys the cd4 cells of the immune system cd4 cells are a type of white blood cell that play a major role in protecting the body from infection.
Aids campaign using graffiti hiv/aids is a deadly disease, which is currently not curable the united nations aids agency (unaids) says the evidence that hiv is the underlying cause of aids is 'irrefutable' hiv was isolated and identified as the source of what came to be defined as aids in 1983/84 hiv destroys blood. It is capable of destroying millions of people without wars or violence this thing is aids caused by the virus hiv-1 what would you do if you found out tomorrow you had aids how would you react if a family member contracted the disease and was diagnosed with one to three years left to live the hiv virus that causes. Worldwide, an estimated 33 million1 people are living with hiv, including more than 1 million2 in the united states as a foundation for understanding the global impact of hiv/aids, it is helpful to consider the biology and transmission of the disease, as well as how it can affect life on both individual and community levels.
In rural areas, hiv/aids also causes labour shortages for farm and domestic work by reducing the household's workforce much livestock is lost when families are destroyed by hiv/aids because the remaining family members may not know how to care for the livestock, or plant and produce crops and fod- der additionally. The research to measure how common hiv and aids infection is in south africa is done among pregnant women who visit state health clinics the infection rates although hiv and aids is a terrible disease that can destroy families and communities, we should never forget that it is also a preventable disease we can.