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 HIV 101 

HIV stands for Human

Immunodeficiency Virus. 

AIDS means Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome. AIDS is the most advanced stage of HIV infection. 


About 1.2 million adults were living with HIV in the US by the end of 2013. Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention  

Reasons why you should get tested?

1. Today’s guidelines say that everyone should get tested for HIV  

2.  In the U.S., for every 7 people  who have HIV, one of them does not know it     

3.  Testing is the only way to know if you have HIV     

4.    With or without HIV, you can live a long and healthy life    


· Have many sexual partners  

· Have sex with someone whose HIV status
you do not know · Have a sexually transmitted disease · Have been treated for a sexually transmitted disease · Use injection drugs  

· Have sex with someone whose sexual, medical, or drug history you do not know  · Are pregnant or may become pregnant 


3 Ways HIV Treatment Can Help?

· Restore your immune system

· Lower the chance of passing HIV to others

· Lead a long and healthy life



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