Health Tip: Symptoms of HIV in Women

HIV/AIDSHealthDay News -- Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is the sexually transmitted virus that causes AIDS.

Symptoms of infection vary, even between women and men.

Here's a list of common warning signs of HIV in women, courtesy of Epigee Women's Health:

Chronic vaginal or oral yeast infections. Persistent fever or frequent night sweats. Bruising easily. Exhaustion. Rashes on the body. Extreme weight loss. Purple-colored lesions on skin or mouth. Persistent diarrhea for one month or longer.