PrEP Math

PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis) is fairly new, but the HIV prevention tool is not yet having a huge impact on public health. According to the...

Medicaid HCV Blockade

Denial Many states restrict DAA coverage to the sickest of hep C patients by Larry Buhl When direct-acting antiretrovirals (DAAs) for hepatitis C were new, some private...

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,...

RIVER Study: Kick & Kill Vaccine Strategy

RIVER Dry Kick and kill strategy study yields disappointing results by Jeannie Wraight Latent HIV resides in cells in blood and tissue which we collectively call the...

Man to Man

Hep Talk by Larry Buhl For MSMs: treatment hope for HCV—and a warning There’s more evidence of the effectiveness of new antiretroviral drugs in treating the...

Bathroom Reading

A newly approved anti-diarrheal agent seeks to counter side effects of HAART by Chael Needle Recently, the FDA approved Fulyzaq (crofelemer) 125 mg delayed-release tablets for...

FDA Panel Supports New Drug Descovy as PrEP for Some

FDA Panel Supports New Drug Descovy as PrEP for Some On Wednesday, August 7, an FDA advisory panel voted 16-2 in favor of allowing the...

GI Health

Gut Reaction? Where's the Sustained Research on GI Health? by Mariel Selbovitz, MPH, and David Miller While “Getting to Zero” and “AIDS-free Generation” have become the new...

Tai Chi & Immune Function

Slow & Steady Tai chi, a good fit for all fitness levels, may improve immune function by Rob Zukowski Some years ago, I recall walking through Madison...

HIV Remission Studies & Starting ARVs Early

Step by Step At CROI 2017, HIV remission studies focus on early antiretroviral therapy initiation by Jeannie Wraight This year marked the 24th annual Conference on Retroviruses...

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HIV/AIDS, COVID-19 & Déjà Vu AIDS2020: Virtual to Address the COVID-19 Pandemic by Hank Trout Many of us who lived through the early days of the AIDS...