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When We Rise: The Exclusive Interview With AIDS Activist and Author Cleve Jones Img
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When We Rise: The Exclusive Interview With AIDS Activist and Author Cleve Jones

The co-founder of the San Francisco AIDS Foundation discusses how activists can take action with an incoming Donald Trump administration.

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Sugar, Sex and Substances: Why It's Hard to Make Changes

"A lot of us want to stop, reduce or change how we use a substance in our lives," writes Joanna Eveland, M.D. "But it can be hard. We've evolved, as a species with bodies that are particularly attuned to rewards and incentives."

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Discovering Your Sexual Personality in a New Era of HIV

Psychotherapist Justin Natoli explains how fears from the past may be standing in the way of sexual authenticity today.

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Life Insurance Now Available for People With HIV

People with HIV can now sign up for life insurance coverage through a partnership with Prudential and a financial services company called Aequalis.

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'My Biggest Fear Isn't AIDS, It's Being Evicted From My Rent-Controlled Unit'

A recent survey of homeless people in San Francisco found 7% were living with HIV or AIDS-related illness, which has left Jonathan concerned about his housing.

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Coping

What Hard Times and Stress Do for Your HIV Health

Common life events -- whether they're good or bad -- can also be sources of stress and have impacts on the health of people living with HIV.

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Undetectable and Low-Level HIV Viral Replication

To get some insight about why some people struggle to achieve or remain undetectable, BETA Blog spoke with Keith Henry, M.D., an HIV specialist with more than 25 years of experience caring for people with HIV.

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HIV Prevention Fatigue: Program Engages Men Who Have Heard It All Before

Bridgemen, an innovative program in San Francisco, acknowledges and addresses HIV prevention fatigue, while helping gay and bisexual men improve their sexual health and wellbeing.

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Help Choosing a Covered California Plan for HIV, HCV or PrEP Coverage

Before Jan. 31, people living in California can register for affordable health insurance through Covered California, the state's insurance exchange. For those living with HIV or on PrEP, there are some key things to keep in mind when choosing a plan....

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People on ART Skip Doses Over Concern of Toxic Interactions

A recently published study shows that people with HIV often intentionally skipped antiretroviral therapy (ART) doses before drinking or using drugs.