For some, that first pill is the beginning of a new phase in life: a turning point.
Some people think that Mike, the writer of this guest blog, is lucky because he has a CD4 count of 1600. He doesn't call it luck; he calls it responsibility, which helped him overcome Atripla's side effects.
Elevated heart rate? Sweating? Dizzy or lightheaded? Stephen A. shares his laundry list of side effects from taking Atripla and how to avoid them.
Aaron Laxton received news on June 6, 2011, that he is HIV positive. Luckily for us, he made a decision to record his experiences so he could help others with HIV. In these videos, he recounts the highs and lows of his HIV treatment journey.
This video blog is part of the series "My HIV Journey: Videos of My First Months on HIV Meds, and Where I Am Now." Check out a full list of entries in the series.
As most of you know, I am enrolled in a drug trial measuring Atripla against the "Quad...