HIV and the Church

    // From the Blog

    HIV Testing...
    A major international randomized clinical trial has found that HIV-infected individuals have a considerably lower risk of developing AIDS or other serious illnesses if they start taking antiretroviral drugs sooner, when their CD4+ T-cell count—a key measure of immune system health—is higher, instead of waiting until the CD4+ cell count drops to lower levels. Together with data from previous studies showing that antiretroviral treatment reduced the risk of HIV transmission to uninfected sexual partners, these findings support offering treatment to everyone with HIV....
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    // Featured Story

    Austin felt it was hard to predict his future. Living with HIV felt like a ticking time bomb that could explode at any moment making everything feel uncertain. As days turned into years Austin faced the reality of being HIV positive and still having his life to live....