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Global Health Comparison Grid TemplateUse this document to complete the Module 6 AssessmentGlobal Healthcare Comparison Matrix and Narrative StatementGlobal HealthcareIssueHIV/AIDSDescriptionHIV/AIDS is among the most critical challenges that have caused constant struggles globally. It is a globalissue because it has affected all nations globally. The disease is commonly sexually transmitted. It can also betransmitted through sharing sharp objects and personal items with infected persons. According to the data fromWorld Health Organization, over 30 million individuals are living with AIDS (WHO, 2018). Furthermore,reports indicate that HIV has caused massive deaths with millions of people succumbing to the virus. The virusis termed incurable because presently there is no possible cure for the disease. However, several managementpractices have been established to mitigate the rapid spread of the virus. Among them are behavioral changes© 2018 Laureate Education Inc.1Global Health ComparisonGrid Template
like the use of condoms and abstaining. Scientists have also confirmed and proposed the use of antiretroviraldrugs (ARVs) for the victims to manage the disease.There has been a myriad of efforts globally to combat the pandemic. For example, the United Nations Programon AIDS (UNAIDS) was established in 1987 to fight the disease. Furthermore, there are global funds that aimat fighting the virus. There are also regional and local initiatives adopted in different countries to mitigate thespread of the disease.CountryUnited StatesKenyaDescribe the policyin each countryrelated to theidentified healthcareissue

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