HIV Facts Assignment

Use the Act Against Aids and the CDC site to find basic facts:

 http://www.actagainstaids.org/basics/index.html

 http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/resources/factsheets/us.htm

 HIV/AIDS facts:

  1. Definition of HIV/AIDS:
  2. How is HIV spread (3 ways)?
  3. How do you prevent the spread of HIV (3 ways)?
  4. Behaviors that do not spread the virus (list 3).
  5. How can you protect yourself and others?
  6. Testing for HIV – What are the main types of tests?
  7. Where do you get tested for HIV in GT County?  (2 places)
  8. Is there a cure for HIV?
  9. Define Hepatitis B and C.   How are they spread?  Is there a vaccine?