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Around the first of April of this year, I began using a wheelchair when I leave the apartment. This was an inevitability that I...

AIDS2018? AIDS2020? AIDS2022?

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My Brain Has Become a Sieve

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The Conference That Wasn’t There

The Conference That Wasn't There The Good, the Bad, the Frustrating by Hank Trout The biannual conference of the International AIDS Society was scheduled for July 6–10...

Pride In Spite of It All

For the first time in the thirty-eight years since I moved to San Francisco in 1980, I didn’t attend the Pride Parade and Celebration...

We Need Social Security

The Choice Is Clear What it means to have social security by Hank Trout I don’t mind admitting that I’m terrified this October. No, I’m not talking about...

HIV, Cancer, Us

HIV, Cancer, Us HIV increases the risk of cancer, especially in long-term survivors by Hank Trout If you log on to Facebook, Twitter, or other social media...

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Stay Angry and Make Trouble

Stay Angry and Make Trouble We can't afford to wait around for a cure—demand it! by Hank Trout Since the end of the AIDS2020: Virtual conference of...

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