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HIV infection and AIDS

Trusted information on HIV and AIDS including how they are spread, symptoms, diagnosis, getting tested, treatment, plus links to trusted resources.

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HIV infection and AIDS treatment and prevention

HIV has no cure, but there is treatment available to prevent the progression of AIDS and make HIV manageable. Learn more about how to prevent HIV infection.

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HIV infection and AIDS causes and diagnosis

HIV is contracted from the bodily fluids of an infected person. Learn more about how HIV can spread between people and when to get tested.

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HIV infection and AIDS symptoms

HIV has a range of symptoms that can be difficult to tell apart from other viral infections. Learn more about the symptoms you should watch out for.

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World AIDS Day

World AIDS Day is an international event held annually on the 1st December to raise awareness about AIDS and HIV, for the purpose of reducing spread of the disease, promoting safe sex, and to support people in the community who are living with the disease.

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HIV and AIDS medication (antiretrovirals)

Medications used to fight HIV are called antiretrovirals. They work to stop the virus multiplying and help protect the immune system from damage caused by HIV.

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Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP)

Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) is a tablet you can take daily to reduce your risk of infection if exposed to HIV. Learn more about its benefits and risks here.

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Sexual health - an overview

Trusted information on sexual health and sexually transmitted infections (STIs), plus some facts and figures.

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Sexually transmitted infections (STI)

Trusted information on sexually transmitted infections (STIs) such as gonorrhoea, chlamydia, HIV and AIDS, herpes, hepatitis B and syphilis.

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Help at home and working with ovarian cancer

Trusted information about how to get help at home and working with ovarian cancer and link to trusted resources.

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Mouth and tongue cuts

Trusted information on mouth and tongue cuts and advice for looking after yourself can be found on this page.

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