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1

What is HIV?

A virus that kills the bodies immune system, making it almost impossible to recover from simple imfections like the flu or the common cold. It stands for Human Immunodeficiency Virus.

2

What can HIV lead to?

AIDS

3

What is the Triangle Test?

The test to see if a situation could lead to HIV.

4

It is easy to get tested for HIV?

Yes

5

Who can be affected by HIV if not cautious?

Anybody!

6

Which of the following ways is a high risk/low risk of receiving HIV? High=Yes, Low=No
1. Blood
2. Saliva
3. Breast Milk
4. Sweat
5. Tears
6. Sexual Fluids
7. Urine

1. Yes
2. No
3. Yes
4. No
5. No
6. Yes
7. No

7

Which of the following can prevent you from getting HIV?
1. Exercise
2. A healthy diet
3. Condoms
4. Mosquito Nets

Condoms