Insurance Companies & PrEP User Discrimination

In Denial Insurance companies discriminate against PrEP users by Larry Buhl In 2016, Rob, a digital media professional in his fifties, went to Mutual of Omaha to...

TANGO Study Starts

In February 2018, ViiV Healthcare announced the start of a forty-eight-week phase III study designed to determine whether adults with HIV-1 who have achieved...

Potential Harm of “Abstinence-Only” Education

In a blistering February 28, 2018, report on the resurgence and “rebranding” of federal abstinence-only sex education in public schools, the Guttmacher Institute decries...

200-Plus Denounce Federal HIV/AIDS Policies

Health GAP reports that, at the conclusion of the March 2018 Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) in Boston, more than 200 scientists,...

Questioning the Cure

When first discussing the potential of writing a monthly column on HIV cure, my editor here at A&U Magazine asked a very valid question....

Epic Black Voices: Daniel Driffin & Ken Williams

Epic Black Voices HIV advocates Daniel Driffin and Ken Williams discuss tailoring care and prevention for Black men by Larry Buhl In the amfAR Epic Voices online...

Absorb This!

HIV-related diarrhea is a damaging condition that can greatly affect quality of life, as well as increase the risk of mortality in people living...

Living in the Present

In the past I have talked about various forms of meditation, Transcendental Meditation, or TM, for example. There are many different kinds of meditation,...

PACHA Firings & the Future of AIDS Advocacy

Leadership Matters PACHA firings show challenges of HIV/AIDS advocacy under Trump by Larry Buhl Two days after Christmas, President Trump fired the remaining sixteen members of the...

amfAR’s Opioid and Health Indicators Database

Big Data New amfAR database shows the extent of the opioid emergency by Larry Buhl In the wake of the dramatic 2015 outbreak of HIV and hepatitis...

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