Glossary
 
     
Living with HIV/AIDS  


HIV is a virus that infects the human body and causes AIDS. Chapter 2 examines how this tiny virus wreaks so much havoc on the human body. Beginning at the molecular and cellular levels, Chapter 2 first explores what HIV is made of and how it infects people. It then describes the stages and symptoms of HIV/AIDS.

© Sociometrics Corporation, 2004