Sexual Health, Birth Control, and Spermicides
Learn about the role that spermicides play in birth control and prevention of sexually transmitted diseases.
Birth Control and Vaginal Contraceptive Film
How effective is vaginal contraceptive film at preventing pregnancy? Learn more about this type of birth control here.
Birth Control and the IUD (Intrauterine Device)
Learn more about how IUDs -- also called intrauterine devices -- work as birth control.
Birth Control and the Rhythm Method
Find out more about the rhythm method of birth control.
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.
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 and Opportunistic Infections
An explanation of HIV, AIDS, and their link to opportunistic infections. Find out what they are and how they happen, are treated and prevented.
Expanding HIV and AIDS Drug Options
HIV-positive people have many options for AIDS and HIV drug treatment. Learn more about the expanding options.
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 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.