Aids : A Long Term Disease Essay

1251 Words Mar 1st, 2016 6 Pages
No one want any kind of diseases whether it is a long term disease a short term disease. There are many diseases which are incurable in the world. One of them most popular is aids that stand for acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. Many people get confused in between HIV and aids. There is not same, instead aids is the last stage of HIV. According to Mary Ellen Ellis a medically reviewed by George krucik, MD, MBA had written that “while HIV is a virus that may cause an infection, aids is a condition or a syndrome. Being infected with HIV can lead to having aids, which stands for acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. Aids develops when HIV has caused serious damage to the immune system” (3).HIV stands for Human Immunodeficiency Virus.
There are two types of HIV that are HIV-1 and HIV-2.it is difference due to their causes and origin (6). HIV is much similar to SIV, as they both attack to immune system but they are different as HIV attacks to human whereas, SIV attacks to monkey and apes. Now you wonder that is HIV started from monkey? The answer is given by Global information and advises on HIV camp; AIDS which states that the scientist have found that firstly SIV was found monkey than in chimpanzee and then in human which was HIV(6). This is as chimpanzee ate 2 smaller species of monkeys names as red-capped mangabeys and greater spot-nosed. Which get infected with the 2 strains of SIV (6). And furthermore the two strains joined together which forms 3 virus which could be…

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