Uneb uce computer studies practical paper two 2006
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TUBER CULOSIS(TB)IN AIDS
The global war on AIDS could lost if the ignores tuberculosis, often a death sentence for people infected with HIV ,
former south African president Nelson Mandela warned at a global AIDS conference recently held in Bangkok. The
world has made defeating AIDS its top priority.Thisis a blessing, but TB remains ignored ,said Mandela.Hesteered
clear the controversayto focus on the plight of millions suffering from HIV and TB.
About 14 million people are infected with HIV and TB ,70% living in sub-saharan Africa,theregion hardest hit by
HIV/AIDS,whichhas killed 20 million peopleworldwide.HIV, the virus whichcauses AIDS,destroysthe immune
system and makes patients more vulnerable to diseases such as TB,an infectiosillness that accounts for up to onethird of all HIV/AIDS deaths.