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Hepatitis B symptoms: What are the symptoms of hepatitis B?

Written by Hannah Kingston - Updated on September 7, 2021 Medically reviewed by Dr Andrea Pinto Lopez, M.D. Hepatitis B symptoms  The symptoms of hepatitis B may include: Pain in the abdomen Darker...

22 May 2021

What is AIDs?

AIDs, or acquired immunodeficiency syndrome is the name given to late stage HIV (human immunodeficiency virus).  The first cases of what would later become known as AIDS were reported in...

12 May 2021

HIV treatment | How do you treat HIV?

There is no cure for HIV, however, it can be effectively managed through medications that work to suppress and control the virus.  HIV medicine is called antiretroviral therapy (ART), with...

12 May 2021

HIV Symptoms: Everything you need to know about HIV symptoms

HIV symptoms can be difficult to spot in the early stages of infection given that they closely mimic a flu.  The symptoms of HIV will also depend on the stage...

12 May 2021