September 9, 2005-- Posted at 2:30 PM CDT
(HealthDay News) -- Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) is a disease caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), which is passed from person to person through exchange of body fluids like blood, semen and vaginal fluid.
According to Seton Hall University in New Jersey, risk factors for infection include:
If you have one or more of the above risk factors, you should be tested for HIV infection.
-- Felicity Stone
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