What do the terms HIV and AIDS actually mean and what is the difference between them?
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How common is HIV?
Not all people or parts of the world are affected by HIV to the same level.
How HIV is transmitted
Ways in which HIV is transmitted.
Symptoms of HIV
What happens after someone is infected with the virus.
Testing for HIV
What the HIV test involves
Order your HIV postal test kit
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Treatment for HIV
How HIV treatment works.
Selling self-testing kits for HIV is now legal in the UK. This means you can take a test, and get a result, in your own home.
Regularly taking a course of PrEP can protect you from any HIV infection later.
PEP can stop a person becoming infected after HIV has entered their body.
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