9 World Celebrities who die encroached on HIV AIDS

Every December 1, people in various corners of the globe commemorate World AIDS Day. HIV or human immunodeficiency virus is a virus that attacks white blood cells in the body (lymphocytes) resulting in the human immune system is down. AIDS or acquired immune deficiency syndrome is a disease that occurs due to the decline of the immune system by HIV infection.  AIDS is the most infectious stages of the HIV stage 3 or higher. Time of HIV to AIDS developing vary in each person.

  • The span of time between HIV infection and AIDS diagnosis 10-15 years or longer
  • Without treatment, HIV can develop into AIDS in 5-10 years.

The factors that cause HIV to AIDS in the body:

  • Genetic
  • The age of
  • Opportunistic Infections
  • The pattern of life, drug use, smoking, and diet.

Identification AIDS based on some of the infections that attack HIV.

  • Stage 1 no symptoms whatsoever and are not categorized as AIDS
  • Phase 2 of developing upper respiratory tract infections that never healed.
  • Stage 3 stricken with chronic diarrhea that does not clear cause for more than a month, severe bacterial infections and pulmonary tuberculosis.
  • Stage 4 esophageal parasite disease on the brain, Candida yeast infection in the throat, respiratory tract, a batang pulmonary tract.
The progression of HIV to AIDS

People affected by HIV is not necessarily suffered from AIDS. However, people suffering from AIDS certainly afflicted by HIV. Signs of people suffering from AIDS:

  1. With HIV and suffering from opportunistic infections.
  2. Have the CD4 below 200 cells/mm ³

* Opportunistic infections are infections that occur more frequently and more severe in people who have a weak immune system. * CD4-T cells or CD4 + T is a functioning white blood cells fight infection. Cell illustrates how well the immune system functioning. The HIV virus invades cells. The disease HIV AIDS is indeed very dangerous, disease is not indiscriminate and could infect anyone. Some of the celebrity world becomes a victim of this deadly disease, the following 9 people celebrity world who died of HIV/AIDS

  • Rock Hudson
Rock Hudson is a famous actor from United States 1950-1970s era. He was one of the Hollywood celebrities who died
because the disease HIV/AIDS. Rock Hudson died on October 2, 1985 and was buried in Beverly Hills, California.
  • Howard Ashman
Howard Ashman is a writer, Director and songwriter. For fans of Disney is certainly no stranger to figure Howard Ashman.
He wrote the songs for the Disney film The Little Mermaid, Beauty and The Beast and Aladdin.
Howard Ashman died on 14 March, at the age of 40 years due to complications from AIDS, in New York City.
  • Freddie Mercury
Freddie Mercury is a musisis origin for the United Kingdom. He is best known as the vocalist of the Rock band Queen.
Freddie Mercury died at the age of 45 at his home in Kensington. The official cause of death was AIDS due to bronchopneumonia.
  • Liberace
Władziu Valentino Liberace is a pianist, singer, and actor. He was diagnosed HIV-positive in August 1985 by his personal physician in Las Vegas.
  • Magic Johnson
Former NBA player Earvin "Magic" Johnson announced in 1991 that he was diagnosed with HIV.
He created the Magic Johnson Foundation to help combat HIV and raise awareness about the virus.
  • Arthur Ashe
Former tennis player Arthur Ashe contracted AIDS through a blood transfusion, he died on February 6, 1993 at the age of 49 years.
  • Anthony Perkins
Anthony Perkins, died on September 12, 1992, from complications of AIDS. She was 60 years old and is rumored to have intercourse with a male star of Hollywood.
  • Rudolf Nureyev
Rudolf Nureyev died January 6, 1993 at the age of 54 years due to suffering from AIDS. Nureyev who was born in Russia, is considered one of the great ballet dancer of his time.
  • Keith Haring
Keith Haring was an American artist and social activist. Diagnosed with HIV/AIDS in 1988, and he died of complications due to AIDS on February 16, 1990 at the age of 31 years.

 

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