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How antiretroviral therapy treats HIV Antiretroviral Therapy: What Does It Do?

Antiretroviral therapy (ART) benefits people living with HIV in many ways.

A timeline with all the FDA approval dates for HIV medicines, categorized by drug class FDA Approval of HIV Medicines

A timeline with all the FDA approval dates for HIV medicines, categorized by drug class.

How HIV develops resistance against HIV drugs HIV Drug Resistance

Learn about how HIV drug resistance develops and the key to preventing it.

The seven steps of the HIV lifecycle and the medicines that stop each step: binding (prevented by CCR5 antagonists and post-attachment inhibitors), fusion (prevented by fusion inhibitors), reverse transcription (prevented by nucleoside and non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors), integration (prevented by integrase inhibitors), multiplication, assembly, and budding (prevented by protease inhibitors). HIV Life Cycle

Follow each stage in the HIV life cycle, as HIV attacks a CD4 cell and uses the machinery of the cell to multiply.

The difference between HIV and AIDS HIV and AIDS: What’s The Difference?

HIV. AIDS. What’s the difference? View this infographic to find out.

Women with HIV can use all forms of birth control to prevent pregnancy. HIV and Birth Control

Good news for women with HIV: it’s safe to use all forms of birth control.

Ways to keep HIV from spreading from a person with HIV to their uninfected partner HIV-Discordant Couples

Are you HIV positive with an HIV-negative partner? Learn about steps you both can take to protect the HIV-negative partner from HIV.

Eight steps to stay healthy with HIV Living with HIV: Steps to Better Health

Follow these 8 steps to stay healthy with HIV.

Pets and People with HIV Pets and People with HIV

Some basic steps can help people with HIV protect their health while caring for pets.

A comparison of the similarities and differences between PrEP and PEP, two HIV prevention methods. PrEP vs. PEP

What’s the difference between PrEP and PEP? Find out more about these two HIV prevention methods with this infographic.

Steps to prevent HIV transmission from mother to baby Protecting Baby from HIV

Learn about ways to prevent transmission of HIV from mother to baby.

Steps people with HIV can take to be on the way to a healthier life The Path to a Longer, Healthier Life with HIV

Follow these steps and you will be on your way to living a healthier life with HIV.

Therapeutic HIV vaccines may be able to help treat people who are living with HIV Therapeutic HIV Vaccines

Vaccines don’t just prevent diseases – they can help treat them, too. Learn more about a promising method for fighting HIV.

Three key facts about HIV medicines Three Things to Know about HIV Treatment

Start here to learn the basic facts about HIV treatment.

Various tips for remembering to take HIV medicines every day. Tips for HIV Regimen Adherence

Use the tips in this comic to help you adhere (stick to) your HIV treatment regimen.

Important tests used to monitor HIV infection and treatment What Do My Lab Results Mean?

Learn about several tests used to monitor HIV infection and treatment.

Temporary increases in the level of HIV in the body, called blips, can happen to anyone with HIV What’s a Blip?

Worried about a blip in your HIV levels? Find out what causes blips and how to avoid them.

Doctors, pharmacists, case managers, and friends and family help people with HIV stay healthy in different ways Who's on Your Team?

Meet the team members who help people with HIV stay healthy.

Activities and objects that won’t spread HIV You Can Safely Share...With Someone With HIV

Spread the message: HIV isn’t spread through casual contact. You can safely shake hands, hug, or share household items with a person living with HIV.