HIV / AIDS Research and Studies Directory
One of the most anticipated HIV/AIDS studies involves an HIV vaccine. Many other studies are ongoing. Meanwhile, many clinical trials exist for patients to try experimental treatments and tests. These research projects are critical to finding a preventive treatment and hopefully one day, a cure for HIV and AIDS. Follow the links below to find WebMD's coverage about HIV and AIDS research, studies, clinical trials, and more.
Is an HIV Cure Possible?
Babies who got antiretroviral drug therapy within hours of birth and stayed HIV-negative for months or years may offer a clue to treating newly diagnosed adults.
HIV Testing: What You Need to Know
About 1 of every 8 people with HIV don't know they have it. Get tested so you can take steps to live a longer, healthier life -- no matter what the result is.
The Importance of Starting ART Right Away
When you’re diagnosed with HIV, your doctor will want you to start antiretroviral therapy (ART) as soon as possible -- even the same day, if you can. Find out why it’s important to start treatment immediately.
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 and AIDS: Myths and Facts
From treatment options to information on symptoms, see what's fact and what's fiction when it comes to HIV and AIDS.