HIV & AIDS
Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is a lentivirus (a member of the retrovirus family) that causes acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), a condition in humans in which progressive failure of the immune system allows life-threatening opportunistic infections and cancers to thrive. Infection with HIV occurs by the transfer of blood, semen, vaginal fluid, pre-ejaculate, or breast milk. Acquired immune deficiency syndrome or acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) is a disease of the human immune system caused by the HIV.
HIV positive cases on the rise in Madurai
Despite a huge public awareness campaign on prevention of HIV-AIDS, the number of HIV positive cases is on the rise in Madurai district...
Madurai > India