You know your HIV viral load but do you know how to look after your lungs?
No matter what your HIV journey stage, you can find information here about how to keep your lungs as healthy as possible and enjoy lifelong good health with HIV.
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Age, lifestyle and other conditions can all affect the health of the lungs, whether you are living with HIV or not. But there are some additional factors which people living with HIV need to be aware of.
HIV does not cause lung disease but it is important to understand how HIV can affect your lungs. For example:
Your healthcare team can carry out a number of tests to check how healthy your lungs are. These may include:
Talk to your healthcare team about your lifestyle choices as they can help identify any changes you might need to make
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