- FIRST, visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website to find the following information.https://www.cdc.gov/hiv/default.html Search in the HIV Basics section. Answer in brief one sentence responses.
List the ways HIV is transmitted (spread from person-to-person).
List the prevention methods for these 5 categories—sexual transmission, IV drug use, mother-to-child transmission, protecting others when you’re HIV-positive, other prevention methods.
What is PrEP vs. PEP? In what situations are these used?
NOW, watch the video. Visit https://libguides.grossmont.edu/media/streaming-videos, click on the Swank database link at the right, log-in with your usual Grossmont-Cuyamaca info and search for the video How to Survive a Plague. Video length is 1hr 49min.
- List at least two of the activist organizations that were formed during this time period.
- What types of discrimination could HIV+ individuals face during the time period covered in the documentary? Make sure at least one example is related to the healthcare setting.
- What are some of the symptoms of AIDS described in the documentary?
- Why did the activist movement develop around this issue?
- What was the first drug developed for treatment of HIV infection, and what was the cost of it?
- After the first drug, the most effective treatments came later in the form of protease inhibitors. How do the protease inhibitor drugs work to control the virus?
ed Maasai to become engaged in farming. This helps him to diversified their economy and avoid drought risks. According to Cambell (2005, p. 776), “Herding was being replaced by mixed livestock-cropping enterprises, and the better-watered margins of the rangelands was extensively cultivated. The main aim of Maasai’s people was to get well-watered land on the group ranches which were used herding and then agricultural activities: “The major incentive for acceptance of the concept of group ranches was that the Maasai saw in the legal title a means of maintaining their rights granted” (Campbell, 1986, p.47). However, the opportunity to get land in this area adapted to agriculture led to the increase in the number of immigrants. The population’s growth resulted in the problem of water and soil resource availability. Also the problem of land degradation has arisen. According to Kimani and Pickari (1998) the majority of farmers couldn’t afford fertilizes to improve the situation. “Soil fertility decline, increased soil erosion, and deforestation were widely reported in 1996” (Campbell, 1999, p.394). In the Loitokitok area farming began in the 1930s with the establishment of a District Office. The administration employed staff who came from farming areas elsewhere in Kenya, and who began to cultivate. In the Loitokitok area it reflects natural increase as well as migration of large numbers from the congested central highlands of Kenya to farm the slopes of Mt. Kilimanjaro and other hills. As for wildlife managers, among their main aims Campbell (2000) states nature diversity conservation – improving disrupted wildlife movements, access to water in riparian zones, and altered livestock grazing patterns. Another aspect, connected also with wildlife tourism enterprises, might be improving tourism facilities. Moreover, for a better management of various land use stakeholders of the region, there is an aim of wildlife managers to develop and implement strategies that might encourage people living near wildlife parks to accept the costs, and benefits, coming from the parks and the wildlife (Campbell, 2005). Basically, therefore among their activities we can mention return>GET ANSWER