World AIDS Day 2019: Today.i.e December 1 is celebrated as World AIDS Day every year all over the world. The day is to remember and reminder the need to think about the ordeals of people suffering from AIDS. On the occasion of the World AIDS Day 2019, we must convey the message to the people to feel their plight daily and not only on the World AIDS Day.
The basic aim to celebrate World AIDS Day 2019 is to raise public awareness about AIDS. The theme for World AIDS Day 2019 is- Ending the HIV/AIDS Epidemic: Community by Community. The theme for the 2018 was “Saving Lives through Leadership and Partnerships.
What is AIDS
Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) is a pandemic disease caused due to the infection of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV). AIDS is badly damage to the immune system of the body which is the prime condition to remain healthy.
As we know, it is immune system which provide us the reason to fight from every virus and bacteria entered in our body. The Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) is so dangerous as it directly affects you Immune System of the body.
History behind World AIDS Day
First of all, the World AIDS Day was observed in 1988 with the motto that spreading the awareness among the people to raise awareness of the AIDS pandemic caused by the spread of HIV infection.
Do you know, World AIDS Day is very campaign initiated by the World Health Organization (WHO) among the eight official global public health campaigns. The seven other official global public health campaigns are- World Blood Donor Day, World Immunization Week, World Tuberculosis Day, World No Tobacco Day, World Malaria Day and World Hepatitis Day.
Despite all the advancement in the medical sciences in the field of treatments for HIV, still a lot have to be done. In a bid to give the new aspects to fight against discrimination and to safeguard HIV patients with proper treatments, there is a need to do a lot in this regard.
The basic motto behind celebration of World AIDS Day 2019: History, theme, Important Facts is only to fight together to end this the disease.
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