In AIDS, Human immunodeficiency virus weaks immunity system of body. Nearly 35 million people are currently living with HIV in the world. About 36 million deaths happened due to AIDS so far. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), most people with HIV living in developing countries of world do not have access to treatment. Highest rate of 97% AIDS patients reside in low- and middle-income countries of world. However treatment in poor countries has increased 10-fold since 2002. Preventive measure are introduced by organization working against AIDS in most prevalent areas. Unprotected sexual intercourse, contaminated blood needles syringes and transmission from mother are some common causes of HIV transmission.
Top 10 Countries with highest HIV/AIDS rate in the world in 2012
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