The basics of HIV and AIDS and learn how to take steps to prevent transmission and protect yourself from HIV. The website also contains a search engine to find local HIV/AID testing centers. Resources for individuals who want to volunteer with a local HIV/AIDS service organization is also provided.
The mission of AIDS.ORG is to help prevent HIV infections and to improve the lives of those affected by HIV and AIDS by providing education and facilitating the free and open exchange of knowledge at an easy-to-find centralized website. A special fact sheet section provides easy to read explanations of treatment options, complication and symptoms associated with HIV/AIDS. You can take them to your health care provider to help clarify questions you may regarding treatment.
Comprehensive, up-to-date information on HIV/AIDS treatment, prevention, and policy from the University of California San Francisco School of Medicine. While the site can be difficult to read, its "HIV/AIDS Basics" sections offers a helpful series of FAQs directed toward individuals wanting to learn to prevent HIV/AIDS and seek out treatment.
Clinical experts provide current medical information and news on HIV/AIDS. Information of special interest include explanations of tests and treatments your health care provider may order for you. In addition, general advice is provided for lifestyle changes that may positively impact the care of patients with HIV/AIDS.