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Dr LM Nath
Consultant, Community Medicine, New Delhi


The Human Immuno-deficiency Virus or HIV is the organism that ultimately causes AIDS. Soon after first getting the HIV infection the person has a short, self limiting ‘flue-like disease. This only lasts a few days and is so mild that many persons do not even know it. The virus slowly destroys the...

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Practice safe sex using condoms and avoid sex with multiple partners to prevent HIV transmission.


World AIDS Day on 1 December is the day when individuals and organisations from around the world come together to raise awareness about HIV/AIDS....