Dec 30, 2016 · What is the HIV Care Continuum?HIV Care Continuum. The series of steps a person with HIV takes from initial diagnosis through their successful treatment with HIV medication.The HIV care continuum—sometimes also referred to as the HIV treatment cascade—is a model that outlines the sequential steps or stages of HIV medical care that people living with HIV go through from initial ‐Students will be able to describe the stages of a prickly pear cactus life cycle Learning Target: (to be written on board) I can describe the life cycle of the prickly pear cactus Inquiry Questions: Which plant goes with this seed? ¿Qué planta va con esta semilla? Why do you think that? Bluetongue results from infection by bluetongue virus, a member of the genus Orbivirus and family Reoviridae. At least 26 serotypes have been identified worldwide. A few bluetongue viruses have additional names (e.g., Toggenburg orbivirus for the prototype strain of serotype 25). Isolates differ in virulence, and some strains seem to Survival: Does not survive outside the host or vector for long periods. EPIDEMIOLOGY According to the epidemiological investigations, reinforced by what is already known about the genetically related Simbu serogroup viruses, SBV infects ruminants and is not zoonotic. Transmission among animals is by insect vectors. In 1998, a group of young women, all diagnosed with breast cancer before age 40, gathered in New York City and had the first YSC meeting. Chronic kidney disease, or CKD, causes more deaths than breast cancer or prostate cancer. It is the under-recognized public health crisis.It affects an estimated 37 million people in the U.S. (15% of the adult population; more than 1 in 7 adults) and approximately 90% of those with CKD don’t even know they have it.