Sweet Heart

A statin challenges the drug interaction status quo by Chael Needle LifeGuide Maintaining appropriate levels of lipids (fats or fat-like substances in the blood)—“good” cholesterol (HDL-C),...

Treatment as Prevention

LifeGuide A community perspective on PrEP delves into its pros & cons by Jeannie Gibbs Post-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) is the provision of antiretrovirals (ARVs) to HIV-negative...

FDA Approves First Two-Drug Once-Daily Single-Pill HIV Regimen

On November 21, 2017, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the first-ever two-drug once-daily single-pill regimen for the maintenance treatment of adults...

Old Concept, New Hope

LifeGuide Therapeutic Vaccines May Change the Treatment Landscape for the Better by Jeannie Gibbs Clinical development of HIV therapeutic vaccine candidate, Vacc-4x, will continue after further...

Mother’s Milk

Could breast milk possibly be protective against HIV? by Chael Needle The benefits of breastfeeding in resource-poor countries while mothers and infants are on differently tailored...

HPV Immunotherapy Research

Warts & All An immunotherapy candidate seeks to address complications from HPV by Chael Needle Human papillomavirus (HPV) is the most common sexually transmitted infection, but, according...

Targeting Dual Points of Entry

LifeGuide Two Birds, One Stone Researchers make advances with agents that can target dual points of entry by Mariel Selbovitz, MPH Drug discovery and early to mid-stage drug...

Expanded Portfolio

A new study reports on the drug-drug interaction between pitavastatin and a common PI combo by Chael Needle Last year, A&U reported on a study that...

The Early Days

LifeGuide Dr. C. Everett Koop Revisits a Time When Neither Treatment nor Testing Existed by Chael Needle Knowing he had to face the micromanaging tendencies and...

First Line

A treatment for advanced HIV-associated Kaposi’s sarcoma is relaunched by Chael Needle Newly acquired by Galen from Gilead Sciences, DaunoXome (daunorubicin citrate liposome injection) is an...

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Fierce Inspiration The HIV Book Project Celebrates Australia’s Long-Term HIV Survivors And Those Recently Diagnosed by Hank Trout No corner of the planet was spared the ravages...

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