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Advice on Starting HIV Treatment From People Who've Been There


Philip D.

Philip D., San Francisco, Calif.; Diagnosed in 2007

Give yourself time for your body to adjust. The day you swallow your "little soldiers" for the first time, you may wonder if you'll ever feel the same again. You know what? You will feel even better but it might take some time. Give it six months (and drink more water).

Read Philip D.'s story of starting HIV meds.

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