What is HIV?
"HIV" stands for Human
- Human: means it only happens
- Immunodeficiency: means
that something is missing, or there
is not enough of it, in the immune
system. The immune system helps
fight sickness so you stay healthy.
If your immune system is weak, your
body doesnt have the same
ability to fight sickness.
- Virus: a very small germ
that infects someone and can be
spread from one person to another