In the absence of good sexual health, the physical and emotional state of the person can become disturbed, potentially leading to various infections and diseases. One such condition is HIV. This condition is life-threatening and can affect the personal and social life of those who have it. … [Read more...] about Sexual Health: 3 Common Myths (& Truths) about HIV
Infections constitute a serious physical risk to your health. These infections come in different forms like sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). … [Read more...] about Getting Tested: When & How to Get Tested for STDs & HIV
There are more ways to prevent HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus), and other sexually transmitted diseases, today than ever. From medications to healthy sexual practices and more, preventing the spread of disease is easier for everyone. This article walks you through how you can contract HIV/STDs, various ways to prevent becoming infected, and what to do if you think you may have come in contact with HIV or another STD. … [Read more...] about The Basics of HIV & STD Prevention
Human immunodeficiency virus, or HIV, is a dangerous but treatable virus that can lead to acquired immune deficiency syndrome, or AIDS. A virus that gradually weakens your immune system, HIV can bring serious infections and cancers if left untreated. … [Read more...] about What Are the Treatment Options for HIV?
High-risk people are not getting tested for HIV at a frequency needed to control the spread of infection and appropriately slow disease progression. If you are at risk, regular HIV tests can help protect your health. The CDC recommends that everyone should have HIV testing performed at least once with more frequent testing for high-risk individuals. With a close look at your personal risk factors, your primary care physician in Arkansas can … [Read more...] about Let’s Have an Honest Talk About HIV in Arkansas