The LGBT Health & Development Program

Getting the Most From Your HIV Doctor

Posted on August 10th, 2016 by IMPACT in Life & HIV. No Comments

Finding a doctor who understands your needs as an LGBT individual can really make a difference! This video walks you through some of the next steps after receiving a positive HIV test – like finding a doctor, setting up an appointment, and asking questions that are relevant to your health, such as:

  • How is my privacy and confidentiality protected?
  • What can I do to stay healthy?
  • How often do I need to go to the doctor?

Use these tools mentioned in this video to help you find an HIV doctor in your area:

For more on HIV and LGBTQ youth, from prevention to testing and treatment, check out our Life & HIV interactive Prezi.

Like this article? Read more on our Youth Blog and Family Blog.
Interested in participating in research? Find out if you are eligible.
Looking for other ways to help? Show your support by donating to IMPACT.

Comments are closed.

Latest IMPACT News