Access to Treatments
Knowing that you are HIV positive allows you to consider treatment options that are right for you. Starting antiretroviral therapy (ART) as soon as is practicable can reduce damage to your immune system and maintain your body’s health while living with HIV.
Blood tests let you know:
This information helps you and your doctor to understand:
Stopping onwards transmission
When you are aware of your HIV status you can protect yourself and others from contracting HIV. You can also do a range of other things to prevent HIV. The most basic, and also the easiest, thing to do, is to always use condoms and lube when fucking or being fucked.