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Adjusting to Life on HIV Treatment: Tips From Experts


Ben Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Ben Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Executive Medical Director, Rocky Mountain CARES, Boulder, Colo.

Remember to stay in communication with your health care provider or care manager if you have any problems with adherence or side effects. Read's forums for real-life Q&A. Many of the concerns that you may have, others have had before you.

Know that an HIV medication regimen can be very well tolerated with few or no side effects and limited impact to one's daily activities. If your medications force a significant change in when and how you do things, it might be time to have a conversation with your care team.

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