HIV: A Holistic Approach


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HIV: A Holistic Approach
It is believed that HIV was transmitted from chimpanzees to humans who got infected through contact with the chimpanzees’ blood in Africa (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2010). The Human Immunodeficiency virus (HIV) was discovered in the United States in the early 1980s because of an increased incidence of opportunistic infections in young homosexual men living in New York City and in San Francisco. According to Bennett and Gilroy (2010) there was an increase in the number of cases of Pneumocystis pneumonia (PCP) reported to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention between 1976 and 1980. The increase in the reported number of PCP pneumonia cases led to the discovery of HIV. Since the discovery of...
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