As a woman who contracted HIV from a man who claimed to have been unaware he was HIV positive, I have never entirely blamed him.
Their interest is in reducing infection, with HIV as one of the major infections around the world.
I was frightened by the idea of living with someone with HIV.
1986, initialism from human immunodeficiency virus, name for either of the two viruses that cause AIDS.
Human immunodeficiency virus; a cytopathic retrovirus that is the cause of AIDS. Also called AIDS-related virus, human T-cell leukemia virus type III, human T-cell lymphotrophic virus type III, lymphadenopathy-associated virus.
An abbreviation for human immunodeficiency virus, the virus that causes AIDS.