HIV treatment has changed drastically over the last forty years. Our understanding of HIV has greatly advanced and we have come a long way with medicine, education and research.
There are a wide range of treatments available and the majority of people with HIV in Australia are currently on treatment.
When a person living with HIV is on treatment they can live a long, happy and healthy life. The virus is manageable, however people with HIV still continue to experiences issues to do with their status, including ignorance, stigma, discrimination, other health issues, and more.