HIV AIDSOverall the reduction in death and illness from HIV is one of the great successes of this decade. However, for women in particular, HIV is still a significant problem with women tending to not recognise their risk factors, receive late diagnoses, commencing treatment later and as a result facing greater risk to their health. If you’re unsure of your risk factors for HIV and other sexually transmitted infections, give us a call (1800 787 887) or call Family Planning Talkline 1300 658 886 Monday to Friday, 8:30am-5pm. But, here’s the (mostly good) news: