Today, there are safe and effective medications on the market to treat HIV that are easy to take and have few side effects. By working with your health care provider and accessing care and treatment you can live a long and healthy life with HIV. Surviving and thriving with HIV is a process—but it’s easier than you may think. Click through the slideshow for tips on living with HIV.

To learn the basics of HIV, click here.

To read personal stories of people living with HIV, click here