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Unformatted text preview: Tanzania girls who marry their assailant are 4 times more likely to contract HIV The assailant is either killed or accepted into the clan African HIV Syndemic (Herpes & HIV & sexual abuse) Botswana has the highest rate of HIV ith of the people having the disease Sexual Assault may result in death no anti-retroviral drugs are available HIV testing HIV+ means there are antibodies present HIV- means there are no antibodies present HIV is detectable 2-6 months after exposure HAART highly active antiretroviral therapy reduces the amound of virus in the blood HAART gives a person 13 more years to live almost 25 years of life after the initial infection...
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- Spring '08