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Trump Is a Big Goddamn Phony When It Comes to Drug Pricing

Tim Murphy,; Posted Aug 15, 6:09 p.m. ET

It's not surprising that Trump lashed out at a black business leader, instead of violent racists, says Tim Murphy. But let's note the hypocrisy of that drug pricing jab -- and learn what we can do to actually lower drug costs.

HIV Pipeline Drugs: IAS 2017 Update

Simon Collins, HIV i-Base; Posted Aug 15, 1:55 p.m. ET

A review of HIV drugs in development that summarizes the most exciting new research over the previous year.

Embracing My Inner Annie to Combat HIV Stigma

Charles Sanchez,; Posted Aug 15, 1:33 p.m. ET

In today's crazy world, "a web series like Merce, which shows someone living with HIV and thriving, surrounded by loving family and friends and living unapologetically, is more important than ever."

After White Supremacist Rallies and Violence in Charlottesville, HIV Community Calls for Action Against Trump Agenda and Racist Policies

JD Davids,; Posted Aug 15, 12:54 p.m. ET

Our contributors and partner organizations shared both their reactions and important considerations for discussing the events in Charlottesville and considering how to move forward in our families, communities, organizations and in the media.

Share Your Stories!

Everyone living with HIV has a story to tell. Find out how to share your own experiences in one or both of the series below, which feature the writings of readers like you.

Day One With HIV: Finding Out Your Status, in Your Own Words

Regardless of where or how it happened, the day you received your HIV-positive diagnosis was likely among the most intense days you'll ever live through. Some of's readers have generously shared their experiences -- to reflect on how they've changed, and so that others would know that they too can survive, and even thrive, following that fateful day. How did you get through it?

Other Sides of HIV: People Taking HIV Meds Share Stories About Side Effects

Many types of medications can save or improve lives, but they can also have unintended consequences. For some people living with HIV, taking meds can be a complicated cycle -- and for others, a Sunday stroll. Medication side effects can be mild or life altering, horrible or even pleasurable; some people living with HIV never experience any at all. It seems like everyone's got a story about side effects. What's yours?


Leave Your Problems on the Dancefloor: A Four-Year Journey From Diagnosis to HIV Care

Richard Wolitski, Ph.D.,; Posted Aug 14, 2:37 p.m. ET

"When we talk about HIV testing and treatment, it isn't always as simple as just telling people to get tested or into care," writes Richard Wolitski, Ph.D.

Mosaic HIV Vaccine Candidate Shows Promise in Early-Stage Trial

Barbara Jungwirth,; Posted Aug 14, 12:36 p.m. ET

The vaccine candidate is called a "mosaic" vaccine because it includes snippets from a variety of different HIV subtypes, called clades. It is designed to work globally against most clades.

Getting Ready for Year 25 With HIV!

Lynda Arnold,; Posted Aug 14, 12:12 p.m. ET

"HIV is me. I am HIV. HIV has -- not singlehandedly but so substantially -- made me the woman and the mother I am proud to be. I make no apologies for that."

From Online Assessment to Multimedia Stories, Answers Practitioners' Question: 'Is PrEP, the HIV Prevention Pill, Right for My Patient?'; Posted Aug 14, 12:08 p.m. ET

Designed for busy primary care providers and specialists,'s HIV Prevention Today spotlight center offers accurate, clear and concise information and strategies for identifying the latest techniques in HIV prevention and care and connecting patients to them.

My Health Tracker

My Health Tracker

My Health Tracker can help you organize your HIV treatment information privately and securely in one place. This way, you can take better charge over your health, and you and your doctor can have even more productive conversations about your treatment.

Registration takes only a couple of minutes, requires no personal info, and you'll be able to pick up where you left off at any time.


Louisiana Links Program Finds 'Missing' People Living With HIV to Keep Them and Others Healthy

Jacky Bickham,; Posted Aug 11, 2:02 p.m. ET

Engaging people in HIV medical care and achieving the goals of care have greatly improved in the participating health care sites since the implementation of the Louisiana Links program.

New Research Explores HIV Racial Disparities Among Black MSM

Tamara E. Holmes, Black AIDS Institute; Posted Aug 11, 1:20 p.m. ET

A lack of care is seen as a factor in the higher rates of HIV diagnosis among black gay and bisexual men.

This Week in HIV Research: A New Glimpse Into HAND

Barbara Jungwirth and Myles Helfand,; Posted Aug 11, 12:48 p.m. ET

We look at peroxisomes and neurocognitive impairment; injectable cabotegravir for PrEP; genital bacteria and HIV risk; and how HIV diagnosis relates to intimate partner violence among pregnant women.

New York Study Finds Almost Half of HIV-Positive Gay Men Co-Infected With Hepatitis C Have Detectable Levels of Hepatitis C Virus in Their Rectal Fluid

Zak Knowles, Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange; Posted Aug 11, 12:26 p.m. ET

Researchers have found levels of hepatitis C virus in the rectal fluid of HIV-positive MSM co-infected with hepatitis C that are high enough for hepatitis C transmission to occur through condomless anal sex.

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