Thereâ€™s no right or wrong way to react when you have been diagnosed with HIV. Receiving a HIV diagnosis affects everybody differently. Your diagnosis may come as a surprise, or you may have thought you were going to receive a positive test result.
Being diagnosed with HIV brings up lots of questions and emotions.
Receiving a positive diagnosis doesnâ€™t mean the end of your life. Your life may change, but we can reassure you that many people living with HIV have long, happy, fulfilled and healthy lives. We are here to support you achieve this.