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HIV Treatment

HIV Treatment Anti-retro-viral treatment: ART involves taking a combination of HIV medicines every day. It…

Pro-exposure Prophylaxis (PEP)

Pro-exposure Prophylaxis (PEP) Post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) is a short-term anti-retroviral (ARV) treatment that reduces the…

CD 4 Count

CD 4 Count What are CD 4 Cells? CD 4 cells or T-cells are a…

Viral load

Viral load Viral load in HIV Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is the virus that causes…

Testing for HIV

Testing for HIV It is important for a person to get an HIV test if…