HIV and AIDS are different. HIV is a virus and AIDS is a syndrome. It's important
to understand the difference so you can prevent them.
Dec 31, 2015 ... HIV stands for human immunodeficiency virus, the virus that can lead to AIDS.
Fact Sheet 101. What is AIDS? WHAT DOES "AIDS" MEAN? HOW DO YOU GET
AIDS? WHAT HAPPENS IF I'M HIV POSITIVE? HOW DO I KNOW IF I HAVE ...
What is AIDS? AIDS (acquired immune deficiency syndrome) is a condition
caused by HIV. This virus attacks the immune system, the body's "security force"
A brief explanation of what AIDS is (part of the Basics lesson for patients), from
the VA National HIV/AIDS website.
Apr 8, 2016 ... Both the virus and the syndrome are often referred to together as HIV/AIDS.
People with HIV have what is called HIV infection. As a result, some ...
HIV stands for Human Immunodeficiency Virus. HIV is a virus. Some viruses,
such as the ones that cause the common cold or the flu, stay in the body only for
Dec 6, 2015 ... Answers to questions such as: What is HIV? Where did HIV come from? How can
I tell if I'm infected with HIV? Is there a cure for HIV?
Information on human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), which causes AIDS.
What is HIV/AIDS? HIV stands for human immunodeficiency virus, which is the
virus that causes HIV infection. The abbreviation “HIV” can refer to the virus or to