Directions: There are many opinions on the need and/or importance of vaccines in
are many opinions on the need and/or importance of vaccines in preventing the
spread of disease. Our children are required to get vaccinations before
entering school, and health care workers must have them when working in
environments where they can encounter bloodborne pathogens.
Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and Hepatitis C (HCV) are the two
more prominent concerns for medical staff and for the worldwide community.
Despite precautions, these diseases are both considered emerging infections. Neither
of them have had vaccines developed that are effective at preventing the
contraction of the disease.
Research the two diseases HIV and HCV. Based on your research,
discuss whether you think that a vaccine will be developed for either of these
diseases within the next ten years. Why or why not?
You must use at least one source in your initial post.
When you refer to a website or
article, be sure to cite it in APA format. This prevents plagiarism
and allows your fellow students to review the cites and increase the class