Here is what you will learn from this course!
Understand the Illness
Understanding HIV and AIDS is the first step towards managing it.This course will help you understand what HIV and AIDS are, how this illness impacts your body, and what you can do to live a happy and fulfilling life with it.
Symptoms & Diagnosis
Did you know that 40% people who have HIV don’t even know that they have it? In this course, you will learn about symptoms associated with this disease and how it’s diagnosed.
It’s important for both you and your family to see HIV and AIDS for what they are and not what misconceptions have made them out to be. You will learn how some of the things you hear about HIV and AIDS are so not true.
As an HIV patient, you need to know how you can keep your immune system strong and your CD4 count up. Through this course, you will learn both conventional and alternative treatment options which can help you do that.
One of the most important things that you can do for HIV patients is taking certain precautions to protect them from opportunistic infections and other illnesses. Through this course, you will learn about these complications and how to avoid them.
Making the right lifestyle choices is just as important for HIV patients as taking their medications. In this course, we will talk about how different diet plans and exercises can help you keep your immune system strong.
Keeping Your Relationship Healthy
HIV can complicate the relationship dynamics in a family. In this course, we will talk about how HIV spreads and doesn’t spread, what you can do to protect your loved ones, and keep your relationship healthy.
Living with the knowledge that you have a potentially fatal disease isn’t easy and can be quite stressful. In this course, you will learn how you can manage your stress through meditation, exercise, and by rewiring your brain with positive affirmations.
HIV / AIDS & Workplace
There is a lot of stigma associated with HIV / AIDS and unfortunately sometimes it can result in a bad workplace environment. In this course, we will talk about a few things you can do to stay productive at workplace and protect yourself from discrimination.
It’s never over till it’s over. HIV patients who get treatment at the right time have life expectancies equal to or even higher than the US general population. In this course, we will give you the inspiration you need to stay strong through HIV Success Stories.