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3 Reasons to Visit Your HIV Doctor

3 Reasons to Visit Your HIV Doctor

After being diagnosed with HIV, there are a lot of important decisions to be made, and one of those decisions involves the medical care path you will take. An HIV doctor or HIV specialist cannot only provide HIV treatment, but also education and support. Learn more...
What To Do If You Test Positive For HIV

What To Do If You Test Positive For HIV

A positive HIV test can leave you overwhelmed with questions and searching for answers, but it is important to remember that you are not alone. More than 1 million HIV-positive individuals are living in the United States alone. With modern medicine and available HIV...
Sex and HIV Risk

Sex and HIV Risk

An HIV diagnosis does not mean your sex life has to stop or lack intimacy. The key to having sex when living with HIV is to educate yourself on the topic and demonstrate safety when engaging in intercourse. Learn more about how you can maintain intimacy in your...
How Do I Tell My Partner I Have HIV?

How Do I Tell My Partner I Have HIV?

Having “the talk” with your sexual partner about your HIV-positive status is never an easy conversation, but it is an important one. By disclosing that you are living with HIV, you can help prevent the transfer of HIV, feel more comfortable in your relationship and...
Finding The Right Doctor For You and Your HIV

Finding The Right Doctor For You and Your HIV

Finding the right HIV doctor to manage your symptoms is an important decision to make. How you feel about your doctor’s capabilities and personality can impact the successfulness of your treatment and how openly you can discuss your symptoms. Below are tips to help...
HIV Proud: What’s With The Stigma

HIV Proud: What’s With The Stigma

For decades, ever since HIV was first discovered in the U.S., a stigma has surrounded the disease — making people feel inferior by a diagnosis. Thankfully, HIV stigma is waning as medicine advances and more people are educated about the way the disease spreads.  ...
HIV Signs and Symptoms

HIV Signs and Symptoms

You’ve had unprotected sex and are worried that you might have contracted HIV from your partner. You desperately need answers before you decide to visit the medical provider to get tested. What are the early signs of HIV that you might be experiencing?   Early...
Substance Abuse and HIV

Substance Abuse and HIV

  In the United States, substance abuse is no stranger. Approximately 19.7 million American adults (ages 12 and older) battle some form of addiction. The sharing of needles and impaired decision-making are just two ways that substance use contributes to the...
Types of HIV Treatment

Types of HIV Treatment

  Medical providers around the world continue to get closer to a cure for HIV. As a cure becomes more and more attainable, HIV medications are now able to control the virus’s growth, stop or slow symptoms and prevent the transmission of HIV. HIV treatment is...