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Medical News for English Learners – Program 19

Prevention, Treatment Efforts Have “Broken” the Direction of AIDS

The number of Aids related deaths has significantly dropped. Yet, 2,500,000 became infected with HIV in 2009. How has AIDS (also known as SIDA in some countries) affected people in your country? Are there more services available in your country to treat people with HIV and AIDS than 10 years ago? Share your insight with us.

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  1. Profile photo of admin admin says:

    English Vocabulary:

    PREVENT
    prevent from doing something or being in a certain state; “We must prevent the cancer from spreading”; “His snoring kept me from falling asleep”; “Keep the child from eating the marbles”
    keep from happening or arising; have the effect of preventing; “My sense of tact forbids an honest answer”

    TREATMENT
    care by procedures or applications that are intended to relieve illness or injury
    the management of someone or something; “the handling of prisoners”; “the treatment of water sewage”; “the right to equal treatment in the criminal justice system”
    a manner of dealing with something artistically; “his treatment of space borrows from Italian architecture”
    an extended communication (often interactive) dealing with some particular topic; “the book contains an excellent discussion of modal logic”; “his treatment of the race question is badly biased”

    AIDS
    a serious (often fatal) disease of the immune system transmitted through blood products especially by sexual contact or contaminated needles

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