When to start taking HIV medicine - HIV medicines, part 2

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Abstract:

This one-page handout with accompanying video and audio recording educates people with HIV about when they should start treatment with HIV medicines called antiretroviral therapy (ART). It explains that everyone with HIV should take ART to live longer, healthier lives and to reduce the risk of spreading HIV. The document discusses the importance of taking ART for women with HIV who are pregnant, persons with AIDS, persons with HIV-related illnesses, and those with early HIV infection.

Text and audio are in the public domain. Graphics are copyrighted content.

Author(s):
Healthy Roads Media
Medical Review:
Yes
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Translation from English text
Translation Review:
Company review
A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.
Country:
N/A
Population:
N/A
Keywords:
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome, CD4 lymphocyte count, Drug resistance, HIV infections, Immune system, Opportunistic infections, Pregnancy, Viral load
Copyright:
Copyrighted
Date Last Reviewed:
5/23/2017
Reviewed By:
HealthReach staff and Author/Agency

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Chinese, Traditional (Cantonese dialect)
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Korean
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Spanish
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