There are many myths and truths behind HIV, or human immunodeficiency virus. Nonetheless, you should be aware of this condition and what it means for those who have it. Here are a few of the popular myths and truths about HIV.
Myth #1: Touching someone with HIV will infect the other person.
Our team at MississippiCare offers comprehensive support to all HIV patients. With our support, our patients can remain healthy for the long-run.
After receiving an HIV diagnosis, it is important to receive support from a team of experienced practitioners to keep your symptoms under control and halt disease progression. The care you receive should go beyond regular doctor visits to address the difficulties of living with HIV. At MississippiCare, we strive to take this multi-faceted approach when providing care and support to our patients diagnosed with HIV. By establishing care at our community health center in Mississippi, our patients with HIV always receive comprehensive support, especially in the three following areas.
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Primary health care services and HIV treatment in Mississippi are available for all residents at MississippiCare locations throughout the state, regardless of ability to pay.
The symptoms of HIV and AIDS typically vary from one development phase of infection to the next. In the beginning stages, symptoms can be very mild and may go unnoticed. The information below is provided to help you be aware of HIV symptoms and to know when you should see a licensed physician that provides health care services in Mississippi to obtain HIV testing and treatment if needed.
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