HIV (Global solutions: (Proper treatment…
Sustainable Development Goal
number 3 "Good health and well being"
Aims to end the AIDS epidemic by 2030 .
United Nation's UNAIDS program's target
By 2020, By 2020, 90% of all people receiving antiretroviral therapy will have viral suppression.
By 2020, 90% of all people with HIV will receive antiretroviral therapy.
By 2020, 90% of all people living with HIV will know their HIV status.
Spread information about how to prevent HIV&AIDS
Having only one sexual partner
Correct use of the condom.
Use only sterile material.
Worldwide health decreases.
Approximately 36.9 million people are currently living with HIV, and tens of millions of people have died of AIDS-related causes.
Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
Increasing chance of getting:
herpes, kaposi sarcoma, lymphomas, colds, influenza, pneumonia.
tuberculosis, lung cancer, pulmonary arterial hypertension, salmonella.
nephropathy, neuropathy, rashes, molluscum contagiosum, eczema, skin cancer
Failure of the immune system
HIV attacks the CD4 cells.
These cells are the ones in charge of fighting off any kind of illness, infection or disease that tries to enter the body.
Transmitted by body fluids.
Semen, blood, breast milk.
By having sex, from blood transfusions, sharing needles, during delivery or pregnancy or through breast feeding.
1981: Unrecognized HIV cases were registered.
Dr. Robert Gallo and colleagues discover the retrovirus HTLV-III,
The human immunodeficiency virus