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


Bernard Jackson

Bernard Jackson, Falls Church, Va.; Diagnosed in 1999

Understand the short-term and long-term side effects of the medications, and how best to cope with them in my everyday activities. I feel that this understanding of how to handle the side effects of the medications would help in my communication with my doctor.

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