Nevada’s Ryan White Programs Resource Directory

Questions Typically Asked During First Visit With An HIV Care Provider

People newly diagnosed with HIV infection have many questions such as: Because I have HIV, will I eventually get AIDS? What can I do to stay healthy and avoid getting other infections? How can I prevent passing HIV to others? How will HIV treatment affect my lifestyle? How should I tell my partner that I…

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How Can I Find More Resources If I Tested HIV Positive?

HOW TO FIND HIV TREATMENT SERVICES: A fact sheet listing HIV-related resources including resources to help find a health care provider and get help paying for HIV medicines, from AIDSinfo. (https://aidsinfo.nih.gov/understanding-hiv-aids/fact-sheets/21/51/hiv-treatment–the-basics) QUESTION BUILDER: A tool to use to create a list of questions to ask a health care provider, from the Agency for Healthcare Research…

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Should I Tell Other People About My Positive Test Result?

It’s important to share your status with your sex partner(s) and/or people with whom you inject drugs. Whether you disclose your status to others is your decision. Partners It’s important to disclose your HIV status to your sex partner(s) and anyone you shared needles with, even if you are not comfortable doing it. Communicating with…

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Acronyms & Definitions

Whether you are new to the HIV/AIDS field or not, we hope this section will be useful to you in understanding the many facets of the Ryan White Programs. You may also visit the following LINKS to other resources for HIV/AIDS- related terms: http://aidsinfo.nih.gov/contentfiles/GlossaryHIVrelatedTerms_English. pdf https://endhivnevada.org//wp-content/uploads/2018/02/GlossaryHIVrelatedTerms_English.pdf https://www.cdc.gov/hiv/basics/index.html ADAP: AIDS Drug Assistance Program funded through the…

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