HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) Infection - Home Treatment
If you are infected with HIV, you can lead an active life for a long time. There are many steps you can take to maintain your health and prevent the spread of HIV. Learn more about HIV to help you actively participate in your health care decisions. Get th
HIV and Weight Loss - Treatment Overview
The most effective treatment for HIV is highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART), a combination of several antiretroviral drugs that aims to control the amount of virus in your body. Learn more.
HIV and Weight Loss - Symptoms
Read about symptoms of HIV infection.
HIV Screening - Topic Overview
Information on the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), which causes AIDS.
HIV: Giving Support - Medications
Learn about drugs that target HIV (human immunodeficiency virus), the virus that causes AIDS.
HIV and Weight Loss - When To Call a Doctor
If you are infected with HIV or caring for someone who is, call 911 or other emergency services immediately if any of the following conditions develop: seizures, loss of consciousness, new weakness in an arm, a leg, or one side of the body.
HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) Infection - Exams and Tests
Getting tested for HIV can be scary, but the condition is treatable so it is important to get tested if you think you have been exposed. If you test positive, early detection and monitoring of HIV will help your doctor determine whether the disease is pro
HIV & AIDS Guide - Cause
Learn about the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and how the virus affects the body and immune system.
Lipodystrophy and HIV
Lipodystrophy, also called fat redistribution, is common in people with HIV and AIDS. Find out what causes it and how it's treated.
A CD4+ count is a blood test to determine how well the immune system is working in people who have been diagnosed with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV).