The United States is already at the forefront of curing AIDS. Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images The government pledged $48 billion between 2009 and 2013 to help fight AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria in the developing world. However, there are still thirty-four million people living with AIDS and the number is growing. According to a study by UNAIDS, it would only cost Americans an additional $5 to $7 billion a year through 2020 to end AIDS. Dimitrios Kambouris / Getty Images 1. That's less than the annual expenditure on chocolate: $12.6 billion Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF lovethispic.com 2. Annual expenditure on supplements and herbal remedies: $14.8 Billion russianchicagomag.com 3. Annual expenditure on "alternative vet care" for pets: $12.5 billion wordpress.com 4. Annual expenditure on cigarette advertising: $8.37 billion old-ads.com 5. Annual expenditure on beer: $99 billion Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF gifloop.tumblr.com 6. Annual expenditure on Valentines Day: $18.6 billion Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF media.giphy.com 7. Annual expenditure on McDonalds: $27.5 billion sodahead.com 8. Annual expenditure on Halloween costumes: $6.9 billion centercityrealestate.com 9. Annual expenditure on toilet paper: $6 billion Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF gifsoup.com With this additional spending, experts say, we could prevent 12.2 million new infections and save over 7.4 million lives between now and 2020. Alex Wong / Getty Images Take action here and help rid the world of AIDS.