What should you ask your doctor if you've tested positive for the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)?
1. What does it mean to have HIV?
2. Do I have AIDS?
3. What treatment can I get for my HIV infection, and where should I get it? How much experience do you have treating people with HIV infection?
4. What side effects can I expect from anti-HIV treatment?
5. How can you help me deal with these side effects? How often do I need to come in after I start treatment?
6. What can I do to improve my immune system? Will better nutrition help?
7. How can I keep from passing my HIV infection to others?
8. Who can help me deal with my feelings?
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