What year did AIDS start?

Answer AIDS was first discovered in 1979, according to The actual date that the AIDS virus developed and how long its been around is unknown. The first case was found in New York in m... Read More »

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When did aids first start?

AIDS (acquired immunodeficiency syndrome) is a chronic condition in which the immune system is severely damaged, leaving the body unable to fight off even minor infections. Scientists believe that ... Read More »

When did AIDS screening start?

In 1985, the blood test for HIV was approved and the U.S. began screening blood supplies. In 2002, the FDA approved a rapid finger-prick AIDS test, and in 2004, it approved a saliva-based test for ... Read More »

If a two year old child were found to have aids what would be the most likely cause of the infection?

A needle or simply any other infected object that somehow established contact with the child's bloodstream. AIDS can transmit itself sexually as well as via saliva from an infected person or cough ... Read More »