Latest by Tim Murphy

Folks With HIV Need HPV Screenings -- And Now There's a Study for That

It's crucial that HIV-positive folks get screened regularly for HPV-related cancers. But a new study explores whether treatment is always necessary -- and it wants you!

By Tim Murphy

Philadelphia HIV Activist Paul Yabor Dies at 55

An interview with longtime Philadelphia HIV and harm reduction activist Paul Yabor two months before he died at 55.

By Tim Murphy

HIV 'Undetectable = Untransmittable' Is a Game-Changing Fact. Why Isn't the Message More Public?

At a recent dance party, people took to the streets in New York City to celebrate. But why aren't more local, state or national groups promoting the truth?

By Tim Murphy

For 2017, Major LGBTQ Pride Events Embrace Trump Resistance Marches

With HIV activists in the mix, D.C., L.A. and NYC are leading the way. Will other cities follow?

By Tim Murphy

People With HIV Flood Congress for the First Time in the Trump Era: Videos and Stories From AIDSWatch 2017

More than 650 advocates from 34 states hit Capitol Hill last month to fight for HIV/AIDS funding and an end to stigmatizing policies.

By Tim Murphy

Should HIV Community Be Relieved About Trump's Proposed Budget?

It appears to spare Ryan White and Global AIDS, but it could take hard swipes at HIV research and prevention -- and Obamacare, Medicare and Medicaid remain on the chopping block.

By Tim Murphy

Yes, SSA Disability Just Made a Slight Change for HIV-Positive Recipients. No, You Shouldn't Freak Out.

Disability benefits based on HIV haven't been subject to review, unlike other conditions. That era is ending, so it's time to make sure your health challenges, old or new, are in your medical records.

By Tim Murphy

What We Could Lose: Thanks to the ACA, Medicaid Covers 12% More HIV-Positive Folks in Expansion States

There were double digit increases in health care coverage for people with HIV in states that expand Medicaid coverage under Obamacare. Now it's all at risk. Tim Murphy reports on what you can do about it.

By Tim Murphy

Should People With HIV Stock Up on Meds in Fear of Health Care Cuts?

HIV advocates say don't panic -- you'll likely be fine. But there are still things you can think about and steps you can take.

By Tim Murphy

What Could Happen to Your HIV Health Care Under Trump -- and What You Can Do About It

Do you need to start stockpiling your HIV meds? People with HIV in the United States have reason to be scared about what may happen to the programs they rely on for care. Here's possible scenarios.

By Tim Murphy