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Guide: HIV in our lives

Written by Health-e News

In the latest updated version of its well known HIV treatment literacy guide, the Treatment Action Campaign explains the science behind HIV.

Released online by the Treatment Action Campaign on 2 December 2014, the latest version of “HIV in our lives” includes, for instance, a glossary of common HIV-related terms, tips on how to handle your first day after being diagnosed with HIV and explanations about important tests such as viral load monitoring.

The 95-page booklet also features the pictures and stories of long-time Treatment Action Campaign members.

The booklet also features sections on tuberculosis, drug resistance and adherence clubs.

Download the booklet from the Treatment Action Campaign website

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