HIV

What Is HIV (and How Is It Different from AIDS)? 02:06

What Is HIV (and How Is It Different from AIDS)?

Learn more about how HIV takes a toll on your immune system.

Early Symptoms of HIV You Should Never Ignore 01:13

Early Symptoms of HIV You Should Never Ignore

Knowing these symptoms can help you get treatment early.

Who Needs to Get Tested for HIV? A Doctor Explains 01:34

Who Needs to Get Tested for HIV? A Doctor Explains

In short: everyone, but some populations will need it more often.

Must-Know Information About HIV Treatment Options 03:46

Must-Know Information About HIV Treatment Options

HIV Medication can prolong life; learn about the types here.

How HIV Tests Work: What to Know Before You Get One 02:22

How HIV Tests Work: What to Know Before You Get One

These tests detect HIV within weeks of exposure.

What Is PrEP (and How Does It Help Prevent HIV)? 01:51

What Is PrEP (and How Does It Help Prevent HIV)?

Meet the drug that’s transforming HIV prevention.

Who Should Take PrEP to Prevent HIV? A Doctor Explains 00:57

Who Should Take PrEP to Prevent HIV? A Doctor Explains

PrEP may lower your risk of getting HIV if you fit these criteria.

How PrEP Actually Works to Prevent HIV 01:04

How PrEP Actually Works to Prevent HIV

Take this medication consistently, and your risk of getting HIV goes way down

This Myth About PrEP, the HIV Prevention Drug, Is Dangerous to Believe 01:14

This Myth About PrEP, the HIV Prevention Drug, Is Dangerous to Believe

Does taking PrEP actually encourage promiscuity? The science says no.

How PEP Can Prevent HIV After a High-Risk Exposure 01:15

How PEP Can Prevent HIV After a High-Risk Exposure

This medication may reduce your risk of getting HIV. Here’s what you need to know.

True Champions: HIV

True Champions HIV: Meet Scott 03:06

True Champions HIV: Meet Scott

Scott Davis shares his story of how his personal experience with HIV & AIDS that led him to becoming Program Coordinator of the Asylum Project.

True Champions HIV: Asylum Project 05:35

True Champions HIV: Asylum Project

Participants of the Asylum Project share their experiences of fleeing persecution of being LGBT & living with AIDS/HIV & seeking asylum in the US.

True Champions HIV: Housing Works 03:09

True Champions HIV: Housing Works

Larry Bryant of Housing Works discusses how their organization works to help people living with HIV or AIDS by providing housing, healthcare and jobs.

True Champions HIV: Treating & Living with HIV 04:22

True Champions HIV: Treating & Living with HIV

Workers & participants at Housing Works share their personal stories of the treatment they receive for HIV & Aids.

True Champions HIV: Nurturing Advocacy 04:05

True Champions HIV: Nurturing Advocacy

Housing Works & Asylum Project explain why developing grassroots advocacy plans is so important to end the AIDS & HIV epidemic in communities.

HIV Drug Treatment Center

What Is Genvoya, the New HIV Drug? 03:22

What Is Genvoya, the New HIV Drug?

Learn more about Genvoya, a combination pill that treats HIV.

What Is Complera, the HIV Drug? 03:34

What Is Complera, the HIV Drug?

Learn more about Complera, a combination pill that treats HIV.

What Is Truvada, the HIV Drug? 03:31

What Is Truvada, the HIV Drug?

Truvada may help prevent or treat HIV infection.

What Is Stribild, the HIV Drug? 03:48

What Is Stribild, the HIV Drug?

Learn more about Stribild, a combination pill that treats HIV.

Atripla 03:15

Atripla

Atripla is a prescription antiviral medication used to treat HIV. It is a fixed dose combination of Efavirenz, Tenofovir, and Emtricitabine.

What Is Triumeq, the HIV Drug? 03:18

What Is Triumeq, the HIV Drug?

Learn more about Triumeq, a pill that helps control HIV infection.

Combivir 03:13

Combivir

Combivir is an antiretroviral prescription medication used by people who diagnosed with HIV. It is a fixed dose combination of two different drugs.

Epzicom 03:14

Epzicom

Epzicom is a fixed dose combination of two medications: Abacavir and Lamivudine. It is taken as a pill once a day, with or without food.

Trizivir 02:43

Trizivir

Trizivir is an antiretroviral medication used to treat HIV. It is a fixed dose combination of three drugs, Abacavir, Lamivudine and Zidovudine.

HPV

What is HPV? 02:24

What is HPV?

HPV is a very common virus spread through sexual contact. It is also the most common cause of cervical cancer. Learn more about HPV in this video

Screening for Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) 02:34

Screening for Human Papilloma Virus (HPV)

Symptoms of HPV include genital warts, common skin warts, abnormal vaginal bleeding, vaginal discharge, lower back pain, discomfort during sex and pai

Cervical Cancer Treatment 02:11

Cervical Cancer Treatment

Cervical cancer is curable if caught early enough. Treatment can involve surgery, radiation or chemotherapy.

Preventing HPV 02:33

Preventing HPV

The best way to protect yourself from HPV is to avoid direct contact with the virus. Visible genital warts could be a sign of Human Papilloma Virus.

True Life Story: HPV 05:30

True Life Story: HPV

Senator Debbie Halvorson reveal what she wishes she knew before treating HPV. Learn about her early life, diagnosis and treatment process.

True Champions Hepatitis C: Karen

True Champions: Hepatitis C Meet Karen 05:39

True Champions: Hepatitis C Meet Karen

In this episode of True Champions, Karen shares her personal story of how she first learned she had hepatitis C. Karen was so shocked that she thought

True Champions Hepatitis C Advocates 03:52

True Champions Hepatitis C Advocates

In this episode of True Champions, Karen discusses her friendship with Lucinda Porter, author of Hepatitis C Treatment One Step At A Time. Lucinda has

True Champions Hepatitis C Taking Care 03:48

True Champions Hepatitis C Taking Care

In this episode of True Champions, Karen shares her personal story of living with hepatitis C and cirrhosis. Diet and nutrition are essential and Kare

True Champions Hepatitis C Karens Blog 03:47

True Champions Hepatitis C Karens Blog

In this episode of True Champions, Karen shares how jotting down her thoughts at night lead to the creation of her popular blog “I Help C: Your Best F

True Champions Hep C: Hank Johnson

True Champions Hep C: Meet Hank 05:00

True Champions Hep C: Meet Hank

In episode 1 of True Champions Hep C, Hank Johnson, a congressman representing Georgia’s 4th District, talks about how he first got involved with poli

True Champions Hep C: Hank's Search for Treatment 05:05

True Champions Hep C: Hank's Search for Treatment

In episode 2 of True Champions Hep C, Hank Johnson, a congressman representing Georgia’s 4th District, discusses his battle with hepatitis C and the v

True Champions Hep C: From Patient to Advocate 03:32

True Champions Hep C: From Patient to Advocate

In episode 3 of True Champions Hep C, Hank Johnson, a congressman representing Georgia’s 4th District, shares his personal story of how making his con

True Champions Hep C: Taking His Story to Congress 03:51

True Champions Hep C: Taking His Story to Congress

In episode 4 of True Champions Hep C, Hank Johnson, a congressman representing Georgia’s 4th District, explains how his personal struggle with hepatit

True Champions Hep C: Fighting the Stigma 02:37

True Champions Hep C: Fighting the Stigma

In episode 5 of True Champions Hep C, Hank Johnson, a congressman representing Georgia’s 4th District, explains that hepatitis C does not have to be a

Herpes

What Is Herpes? An Ob-Gyn Explains How to Protect Yourself 03:49

What Is Herpes? An Ob-Gyn Explains How to Protect Yourself

Learn more about the herpes virus and how to ID herpes symptoms.

Preventing & Treating Herpes 03:10

Preventing & Treating Herpes

There are a number of prevention steps to lower your risk of herpes. While there is no herpes cure, watch here for tips to prevent & treat herpes

Meningitis

Meningitis Overview 04:58

Meningitis Overview

What is meningitis? In this video, you will hear about the causes of meningitis, as well as the symptoms of meningitis and the types of meningitis.

Diagnosing and Treating Meningitis 04:08

Diagnosing and Treating Meningitis

A series of meningitis tests are used to diagnose meningitis. If you are diagnosed with the condition, meningitis treatment should begin immediately.

Preventing Meningitis 03:38

Preventing Meningitis

Meningitis spread is possible since it's contagious. In the video, hear meningitis facts on how to prevent the condition & on the meningitis vaccine.

Flu

What is the Flu? 02:48

What is the Flu?

What is the flu? Is the flu preventable? Dr. Holly Atkinson answers these questions and provides a unique look at the flu infection in this video.

Flu Symptoms 02:34

Flu Symptoms

Flu symptoms are often mistaken for symptoms of the common cold. In this video, Dr. Holly Atkinson explains the warning signs of the flu.

How To Treat The Flu 02:30

How To Treat The Flu

In this video, Dr. Holly Atkinson explains how to treat the flu and provides flu medication options when it comes to treating the flu.

Common Cold

Common Cold Symptoms 02:04

Common Cold Symptoms

As there's no cold cure, it's best to wait it out and treat cold symptoms. For more severe common cold symptoms, it's best to consult your doctor.

Preventing & Treating a Cold 03:34

Preventing & Treating a Cold

Learn how to prevent a cold, as well as methods of treating a cold. One such common cold treatment is over the counter cold medications.

The Common Cold 02:11

The Common Cold

The common cold is the leading cause for trips to the doctor and missed days from work and school. Must adults will catch the cold 2-4 times per year.

E. Coli

What does the Chipotle E. Coli Outbreak Mean for You? 00:59

What does the Chipotle E. Coli Outbreak Mean for You?

Should you be concerned about the Chipotle E.Coli outbreaks? Our Chief Medical Editor breaks down what you need to know.

Ebola Transmission

Ebola Virus Transmission 01:34

Ebola Virus Transmission

The Ebola virus is very contagious & Ebola transmission can occur in many ways. It's best look for symptoms of the Ebola virus to prevent transmission