PCP HIV AIDS Toolkit/Biology of HIV AIDS/Nutrition Questions

PCP HIV AIDS Toolkit Nutrition Questions
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Flip Chart 5: Questions Relating to Nutrition and HIV/AIDSEdit

Discuss in small groups.

  1. What are some of the factors that might impact the progression of HIV to AIDS or to opportunistic infections once a person is HIV-positive?
  2. What are two aspects of the relationship between nutrition and HIV/AIDS?
  3. Why is clean drinking water so important for someone infected with HIV or suffering from AIDS?
  4. Why is getting sick an issue for people with HIV, even in the early stages of the infection?