disease AIDS

HIV vs. AIDS – What’s the Difference?

By Dr Ajay Kumar Pujala, General Physician HIV is an infectious virus, on the other hand, AIDS is a medical condition caused by the HIV virus. One becomes infected with HIV virus without succumbing to AIDS and there are many people who survive for many years with HIV without getting affected with…

HIV/AIDS- Activities That Put You At Risk

By Dr Ajay Kumar Pujala , General Physician The transmission of HIV Virus from an infected person to a healthy person can only take place through an immediate contact with bodily liquid or discharge, such as: a) Blood (along with menstrual blood) b) Vaginal discharge c) Rectal Fluids d) Cum/Semen/Precum/Ejaculate e) Breast…

HIV/AIDS- Symptoms, Treatments, Prevention

By Dr Ajay Kumar Pujala , General Physician The human immunodeficiency virus or HIV is a virus that affects the immune system of your body eventually leading to an advanced state of the disease known as acquired immunodeficiency syndrome or AIDS. The HIV virus is divided into two types, viz. HIV-1 and…