HIV Basics

 WHAT IS HIV? 
factsheet 1 HIV Myths and Misunderstandings: Learn about common myths and rumors about HIV and AIDS. Click here to view the factsheet.
factsheet 1 

CD 4 Cells: What are CD4 cells? How are they reported? Why are they important? Click here to download the factsheet.

guide T-Cells: What are T-cells? What is a T-cell count? What are T4 percentages and why do they matter? Click here to review the guide.
 handout What is HIV? Learn some basic information about HIV/AIDS with these sample slides from our chronic conditions training. Click here to view the slides.
factsheet 1 HIV and Inflamation: What is inflamation? What causes it? Learn what to look for and how to measure it. Click here to view the factsheet. 
report The HIV Lifecycle: Learn about how HIV effects cells and the immune system. Click here to download the report.
 TREATMENT AND TESTING
factsheet 1 When to Start Treatment: Understand your health status and CD4 count. Click here to view the recommendations and tip sheet.
tips Get Tested: Need an HIV test? Click here to find a testing center near you.
 DRUGS AND THE BODY
 factsheet 1 Recreational Drug Use and HIV: How does drug use effect the body? Click here to view the factsheet.
report Tobacco Use and HIV: How does using tobacco effect the body? Click here to download the report.
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