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Find out more about HIV

HIV is a virus that can lead to the life-threatening disease AIDS if left untreated. However, if caught early, new treatments may help HIV-positive people live a longer, healthier life. Here at Quest Diagnostics, we are committed to helping you make important decisions about your health.


1 in 8 Americans living with HIV doesn't know he or she is infected

Learn more about why HIV testing is important and how you can get tested.

What You Need to Know: Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs)

Learn about the different kinds of STIs, how to avoid infection, and how to get tested.

Take action to stay healthy.

If your doctor has made a diagnosis, here is some information to help you stay as healthy as possible.

Know your risks.
Know your status.

Learn more about HIV testing and why everyone between the ages of 13 and 64 is recommended for testing.

After diagnosis
What happens now?

Learn about how an adult diagnosed today with HIV who starts antiretroviral therapy can expect to have a similar life expectancy to the average person. covers a broad range of topics, including the basics of HIV, HIV awareness, and upcoming events.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

The CDC site explains everything from the basics of HIV to ongoing HIV research and awareness.


WebMD has helpful information on HIV testing, diagnosis, treatment, and support.