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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

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Features

People with HIV Face New Challenges to Care Continuity During COVID Lockdown

The pandemic has disrupted HIV care all over the world, causing missed doses of medications and lack of access to clinics.

By Michael Broder
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The Anatomy of a Slip-Up

Why do people living with HIV fall through the cracks of care despite our best efforts, and how do we prevent that during a global pandemic?

By Juan Michael Porter II
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Personal Stories

When I Say U=U, That Means You, Too

Undetectable equals untransmittable (U=U) doesn’t mean the burden of staying HIV-free is solely on positive people.

By R. Mason
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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