HIV Viral Load Testing
Along with other tests, the HIV viral load test helps monitor your disease, guide treatment, and predict how your disease may progress.
HIV, AIDS, and Cytomegalovirus
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is a herpes virus that can severely affect those infected by HIV. Learn more.
Telling Others You’re HIV-Positive
How, when, and why to break the news that you’re HIV-positive. More importantly, who should you tell? The experts at WebMD offer guidance.
HIV/AIDS Risk Factors
An explanation of the HIV risk factors that can increase your chances of becoming infected with HIV -- the virus that leads to AIDS.
Alternative Medicine for HIV and AIDS
Some people with HIV and AIDS turn to alternative medicine like herbs, yoga, and acupunture. Find out if it's right for you.
Expanding HIV and AIDS Drug Options
HIV-positive people have many options for AIDS and HIV drug treatment. Learn more about the expanding options.
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.
Many people do not develop symptoms after getting infected with HIV. Some people have a flu-like illness within several days to weeks after exposure to the virus.
Side Effects of HIV and AIDS Drugs
Here is an overview of some of the common and more severe side effects of HIV and AIDS drugs.
HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) Infection - Other Treatment
HIV can cause emotional, social, and financial stresses that significantly add to the stress of being ill. Accepting that these stresses are present and getting the education and support you need may help you manage them and improve your quality of life.