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6 Reasons Why People Skip Their HIV Meds

We all know it’s important to take HIV medications every day, but let’s face it: It’s not always the easiest thing to do. Here are six key obstacles that can block the way between you and your meds – and tips on how to get past them.

By Kellee Terrell

Featured

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Features

COVID-19 Doesn’t Stop HIV Support Group From ‘Living Successfully’

Zooming in on new technology, these New Yorkers battle an old problem.

By Charles Sanchez
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Features

Alternative COVID-19 Treatments Call Back to the Early AIDS Days

As with the early AIDS epidemic, people are turning to alternative treatments for COVID-19 in the absence of proven therapies.

By Michael Broder
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What You Need to Know About the New Coronavirus and HIV

The latest medical advice from HIV doctors and health experts on how to remain healthy if you're living with HIV during this COVID-19 outbreak.

By Mathew Rodriguez and Myles Helfand
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News Analysis

Copay Cards May No Longer Count Toward Your Health Plan Deductible

The Trump administration’s HHS has officially told plans they don’t have to do this—and that could mean a hard hit on patient wallets.

By Tim Murphy
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Features

Can This Medicine From a Rainforest Plant Stop Chronic Diarrhea in Folks With HIV?

Mytesi, the only treatment approved by the FDA specifically for HIV chronic diarrhea, still isn’t well known among patients and doctors.

By Tim Murphy
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Your Prescription Is Ready: Best Ways to Work With Your Pharmacist

Though they may not be top-of-mind when you think about your health, pharmacists are an important part of your HIV care team. Pharmacist Jennifer Cocohoba suggests some ways to make sure you're getting the most out of your pharmacy visits.

By Jennifer Cocohoba, Pharm.D., A.A.H.I.V.E.
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News Analysis

How Trump Administration Proposals Could Increase the Cost of HIV Meds

Can you end the HIV epidemic while undermining drug assistance programs and antidiscrimination protections?

By Larry Buhl
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Features

How Telehealth Platforms Make It Easy to Get PrEP

In some places, getting PrEP and other sexual health services using digital platforms is getting easier.

By Larry Buhl
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News

What You Need to Know About the Supreme Court’s Ruling on Immigrants Seeking Both Benefits and a Green Card

Bottom line: “Anyone with a green-card case pending should talk to a lawyer before making benefits changes.”

By Tim Murphy
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Viewpoints

HIV Activists: Make Sleep One of Your 2020 New Year’s Resolutions

Your life, and our movement, won’t succeed if we’re not getting enough rest.

By Tuyishime Claire Gasamagera