Judith Auerbach, Ph.D., is a public sociologist, independent science and policy consultant, and adjunct professor in the School of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) who has demonstrated a lifelong commitment to helping women with HIV.
Review the list of conditions, including opportunistic infections, that the US Centers for Disease Control considers AIDS-defining conditions.
Get information on the US treatment guidelines – what they are, what's new, when to start treatment, what drugs to start with, and more.
Injection drug users are at high risk of HIV and hepatitis. Learn how to reduce your risk of infection, including how to clean drug equipment.
Dating can be tricky for HIV+ women. Whom do you tell and when? Get tips on meeting people, dating, disclosing, and more.
Learn about physical activity and exercise – what they are and how much you need to stay healthy. Also get low-tech tips on how to get moving!
Learn about what hepatitis B is, how to prevent, recognize, and treat it, and HIV treatment for people with both HIV and HBV.
Learn why nutrition is so important to HIV+ people, how it is measured, and several ways to stay healthy by eating smarter.
Get basic information about what menopause is, what it looks and feels like, treatments for symptoms, and keeping healthy after menopause.