AIDS Treatments Directory
HAART therapy (highly active antiretroviral therapy), also known as the HIV/AIDS cocktail, is a combination of medications that are given at once. This is a common HIV/AIDS treatment. The goal of HAART is to delay progression of disease and reduce complications. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how AIDS is treated, goals of treatment, side effects, and much more.
Tips for Finding an HIV/AIDS Doctor
What you need to know about finding an HIV/AIDS doctor who is right for you.
How CD4 Counts Help Treat HIV
The CD4 count is a test that measures how strong your immune system is. Find out how it helps your doctor make HIV and AIDS treatment decisions.
Tips for AIDS Caregivers
Caring for someone with advanced AIDS can give you precious time and meaningful experiences with them. As their health changes, so will your role.
Experimental Treatments? Unapproved But Not Always Unavailable
Access to experimental treatments through participation in clinical trials can make a difference for patients with life-threatening conditions. Learn more here.
Slideshows & Images
Slideshow: A Pictorial Timeline of the HIV/AIDS Pandemic
A historical overview of the AIDS pandemic from the first human case to the present.
Slideshow: Living With HIV/AIDS: Myths and Facts
From treatment options to information on symptoms, see what's fact and what's fiction when it comes to HIV/AIDS.