Follow Us
https://www.thebody.com/tag/feature

Features

The Latest

The Conversation Logo

Taking the Long View on Health: Tracking the Impact of Aging in Rural South Africa

In this article from The Conversation, a team of scientists shares the latest insights into the unique challenges faced by people living with HIV in South Africa as they grow older.

Rajee Narinesingh

Her Fortune Is Her Face: Trans Activist Rajee Narinesingh

After sharing her story of underground plastic surgery on the show Botched, Rajee Narinesingh continues to be a beacon of light and hope for other trans women around the world.

Woman taking the morning-after pill in bed, her partner is behind her

Emergency Contraception: Here's What You Should Know

These three forms of emergency contraception can keep you from becoming pregnant after having unprotected sex, or if your birth control method fails.

Diane Duke and James Sanderson

In the Bible Belt, Memphis HIV Advocates Work Against Religious Stigma, Poverty, and Miseducation

"We still have people here who think you can get HIV from a toilet seat, and families who make HIV-positive members eat on the porch on Thanksgiving. They've heard that you can't get HIV that way, but for some reason they don't believe it."

HepConnect meeting in Kentucky

HepConnect Initiative Aims to Reduce Hepatitis C in the Heart of the Opioid Epidemic

The Harm Reduction Coalition is launching a new strategy of supporting local advocates in five key states of the Appalachian region.

Promo Image

TheBody's 10 Most Popular HIV-Related Stories of 2018

We wanted to share with you the articles on TheBody that you made the most popular stories we’ve published this year.

Promo Image

Good Communication Strategies to Make HIV Care Click

Being able to hold open, honest conversations with your providers is vital to good health. That's why it's important to feel at ease with your providers -- even in discussions that can make either or both of you uneasy.

four hands holding puzzle pieces

9 Steps for a Smooth Switch to a New HIV Provider Without Treatment Interruptions

Take the time to consider these tips and take action. Being unprepared when changing providers can create much unnecessary stress in a process that can be smooth.

People praying together.

Faith in the Lives of People with HIV

Here's a sampling of voices of people living with HIV recalling their own encounters with faith.

Promo Image

5 Steps for Life-Altering Decisions in HIV

When you or your loved ones are faced with an HIV diagnosis there are several principles that can make the process easier and guide you through this difficult period of transition.