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Fighting for Lamont: The Battle for Transplants for People With HIV Img
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Fighting for Lamont: The Battle for Transplants for People With HIV

Lamont Valentin was denied a lung transplant because of his HIV status. And ACT UP is going to do something about it.

Promise and Peril: The New Hep C Drugs Img
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Promise and Peril: The New Hep C Drugs

Can a spoon full of sugar help this medicine go down? Liz Highleyman walks through the good and bad of the newest hep C drugs.

Watchdogging the ACA for People With HIV Img
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Watchdogging the ACA for People With HIV

How will many states decision not to expand Medicaid affect people with HIV?

Navigating the ACA: One Man's Journey Img
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Navigating the ACA: One Man's Journey

How has one person living with HIV for 26 years navigated the ACA?

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HIV-Related Cancers in the Age of HAART

Over the past ten years, an incredible amount of progress has been made in the management of cancers associated with HIV. Not surprisingly, highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) has had the most significant impact, not only in bringing down th...

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Anti-HIV Drugs in Early Development

The anti-HIV drug development pipeline is like a crystal ball: it is filled with an abundance of hope, surprises, and disappointments. Unfortunately, we are still very much dependent on the predictions of the crystal ball. All of the currently availa...

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Drug Development: An Overview

Among the most important challenges facing HIV researchers is the development of new safe and effective drugs for treating HIV infection. Although there have been remarkable therapeutic advances in the past few years, we are clearly in need of additi...

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Depression

Depression and Older Women With HIV

People living with HIV are often confronted with a variety of physical ailments related to the disease or as a result of receiving treatment. Many may not realize, however, that dealing with a serious illness like HIV can also involve threats to one'...

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Personal Stories

Personal Perspective: My Babies and Me

I found out I was positive in 1994 when I tried to sell my blood. I thought this was an easy way to get extra cash and help others at the same time. I never would have guessed what I was about to learn.

A grave-looking doctor gave me the news. A mil...