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Enhancing the health and social wellbeing of children and young people living with HIV

FAQ

What is HIV?
What are CD4 cells and viral load?
What does undetectable viral load mean?
How can I take my medication more regularly?
Why do I have to take medicine when I feel well?
Why do I have HIV and my siblings don’t?
Is there a cure for HIV?
Can I have a baby?
Will I pass on HIV during sex?
Do I have to tell my school/college/work that I have HIV?
How can I tell someone about my HIV?
What should I do if someone shares my HIV status without my permission?
What is stigma?
Is anyone living openly with HIV?
Where can I meet other young people living with HIV?