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Some Health Plans Are No Longer Counting Gilead's PrEP Copay Cards Toward Deductibles

Some private insurance plans are not counting copay assistance cards toward a person's deductible or out-of-pocket maximum. Depending on the plan design, this can have a significant impact on consumers.

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In the Era of Daily PrEP, Feds May Stop Research Funding Gels, Rings, and Douches for HIV Prevention

The effectiveness of pre-exposure prophylaxis has played a role in diverting U.S. funding from microbicide research.

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San Francisco Will Be First U.S. City With Legal Injection Site to Prevent Opioid Overdoses; Others Scramble to Follow

Even as overdose deaths surge, the movement for "safe consumption" sites remains fraught with challenges.

Seema Verma and Donald Trump
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What Medicaid Work Requirements Might Mean for People With HIV

These and other rules show that many states, urged on by Trump, are trying to push people off their coverage.

Yummy Stews, Sunlight Time, and Friends: Find Out How These HIV-Positive Folks Cope With the Winter Blues

HIV-positive cold-clime folks on how they stave off colds, seasonal affective disorder, or the run-of-the-mill winter blues – and how they stay toasty and cozy – until those daffodils start a-poppin’!

Michael Young and Carlos Bringas-Rodriguez
Personal Stories

The U.S. Has Allowed Back an HIV-Positive Mexican Immigrant Who Was Wrongly Deported. But Why Did This Happen at All?

Carlos Bringas-Rodriguez was detained in Kansas on Dec. 20 and, days later, all but dumped at the Mexican border with a limited supply of HIV meds and his cell phone.

Gilead COMPASS Initiative panel discussion participants (L-R): Dr. Michael Mugavero (UAB School of Public Health), Nic Carlisle (Southern AIDS Coalition) and Kathie Hiers (AIDS Alabama) with moderator Douglas Brooks (Gilead Sciences) at The Harbert Center
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Gilead Will Help Fund the Fight Against HIV in Southern States. Is That a Mixed Blessing?

Big Pharma money can beef up public health efforts. But it can also distract from unchecked drug pricing -- and from government negligence.

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Meet the Louisiana Man Standing Up to HIV Employment Discrimination With the Help of Lambda Legal

Liam Pierce was offered a job as a sheriff's deputy -- until they found out he had HIV. Now, he's fighting back in court.

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Watch Larry Kramer's Trainer Show You a Simple Weights Workout to Stay Super-Fit as You Age

Physical therapist and fitness trainer Greg Rothman provides details of a short strength training workout to improve your overall physical fitness.

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What Is the Future of the Female Condom?

The company that makes it says it switched the product from over the counter to prescription only because it doesn't sell. Advocates say that's because the company has never promoted it. Who's right?