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.
HIV and AIDS in African-Americans
Find out how and why African-Americans are affected by HIV and AIDS more than other racial groups.
HIV, AIDS, and Mycobacterium Avium Complex
Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC) is a group of bacteria that are related to tuberculosis and can severely affect those infected by HIV.
HIV, AIDS, and Kaposi’s Sarcoma
Kaposi’s sarcoma is a type of cancer that's often found in AIDS patients. Find out more including its symptoms and treatment.
HIV, AIDS, and the CD4 Count
CD4 cells or T-helper cells are a type of white blood cell that fights infection and their count indicates the stage of HIV or AIDS in a patient.
Expanding HIV and AIDS Drug Options
HIV-positive people have many options for AIDS and HIV drug treatment. Learn more about the expanding options.
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.
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.