It is the abbreviation of acquired immune deficiency syndrome. It is an infectious disease of the immune system in which person’s immune system gets weak and he becomes unable to fight against common infections.
It is caused by a virus named human immune deficiency virus. It is transmitted by
blood transfusion from infected persons
using any infected instrument
sexual intercourse with an infected individual
It is a latent infection and can remain there without any significant symptoms. Person may feel
Flu like symptoms
Loss of appetite
Tillthe date, no treatment method is reported for this deadly disease only strong anti-viral drugs are administered. So it is better to avoid unsafe blood transfusion and sexual relations.