Why is HIV testing important? - HIV testing, part 1

Resource Properties

Abstract:

This one-page handout with accompanying video and audio recording educates people about the importance of HIV testing. It explains that to keep themselves and others safe, people should be tested in order to know their HIV status. It identifies steps people who are HIV-negative can take to prevent infection, outlining the use of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) for those at high risk. The document also discusses what those who are HIV-positive can do to protect their health, including taking antiretroviral therapy (ART).

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:
N/A
Translation Review:
N/A
Country:
N/A
Population:
N/A
Keywords:
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome, Anti-HIV agents, HIV infections, Pre-exposure prophylaxis
Copyright:
In the Public Domain
Date Last Reviewed:
5/23/2017
Reviewed By:
HealthReach staff and Author/Agency

Access Resource

Language
Document
Video
Audio
English
Document: Open (PDF, 95.3 KB)
Video: View (MP4, 7.46 MB)
Audio: Listen (MP3, 1.74 MB)