HIV Social Issues

HIV Basics: Prevention, Testing, Treatment, and Adherence

HIV/AIDS transmission and prevention and the cultural and social issues raised by HIV.

Phil Johnson, M.D., an AIDS clinician, explains basic information about HIV: how to avoid contracting it or transmitting it; the importance of getting tested to know your HIV status; how HIV and AIDS are treated; and the importance of taking your antiretroviral medication as prescribed.

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HIV Basics: Prevention, Testing, Treatment, and Adherence (30 min 30 sec)
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