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Is Your HIV Viral Load Normal?

An expert HIV doctor explains viral load testing, what "undetectable" and "unquantifiable" really mean, and how to make sense of your latest numbers.

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I Moved Back to Atlanta from Boston, and I've Been Out of HIV Meds for a Month

HIV care is separate and unequal in America, health activist Mason writes, as "the system of care here feels no urgency around my survival."

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Break from medication

Is there a moment when one should be instructed by a medical officer to stop the medication especially when the viral load becomes undetectable?

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medication change, lab results

Hello doctor, I ve beed taken of tivikay truvada an put to tivikay combivir for a month due to a supply issue. I switched back . However my 6 month vl and cd4 count should be done next month. Should I wait for longer until the body readjusts. How dan...

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positive and consent

hi please help would like to know if its safe to take accutane while taking arv meds

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Switching back and forth between Kaletra + Truvada combo and Genvoya?

Is it ok to switch back and forth between Kaletra + Truvada combo and Genvoya? I have just been put on Genvoya, yet still have a stash of Kaletra + Truvada, is it ok/safe for me to use up this stash once on Genvoya should I run out of the medication ...

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Antiretrovirals and non detection

Can an antiretroviral drug work to bring you an undetectable level in a weeks time?

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Genvoya

Is it better to take Genvoya at night or in the morning? About to start treatment.

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LTNP - Starting Treatment

Hello Dr Holodniy, I have been HIV positive for 18 years, and I am a LTNP, treatment naive. I swim regularly, but have developed AF and have a pacemaker. My labs are as follows. My question is - should I now be starting treatment? And what is recomme...

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About hiv

Please can you have drugs to stop hiv at all