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By Sigall K. Bell

In AIDS, 3 Harvard-educated physicians discover the evolution of the HIV epidemic, contextualizing the illness from ancient, social, and scientific views. Addressing the final 25 years, the ebook examines uncomplicated organic rules, together with what a deadly disease is, how the human immune method works, and the way HIV impairs those services. It offers an in-depth dialogue of the HIV existence cycle, explores vital concerns bearing on analysis and therapy, and sheds gentle on how the remedy used to be constructed and implemented.

The e-book additionally reports worldwide epidemiology of HIV/AIDS and ideas of transmission, in addition to what includes a virus and the criteria that be sure even if an infectious outbreak will propagate or die out. ultimately, it seems at the place HIV got here from; early reactions to the ailment and the social stigma it engendered; the cultural effect of HIV-positive position versions; and the worldwide fiscal, inhabitants, and political results of this illness.

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