Videoconferencing & HCV Care

Appointment Viewing Can videoconferencing improve outcomes for hep C patients who have used IV drugs? by Larry Buhl Thanks to a $7 million grant from the Patient-Centered...

Red Flags

LifeGuide African Americans face medical barriers to HCV treatment by Larry Buhl In the U.S. blacks are disproportionately infected with the hepatitis C virus (HCV), and...

Protecting the Pipeline

LifeGuide HIV drug development faces challenges by Jeannie Wraight and Mariel Selbovitz, MPH Triple and now quad drugs like Gilead’s Atripla and their new compound known...

HCV Treatment Choices & Coverage Restrictions

Decisions, Decisions There are HCV treatment choices to make, but often few options by Larry Buhl If you’ve tested positive for the hepatitis C virus (HCV), there...

Finding Relief

Approximately thirty to sixty percent of people living with HIV and on antiretroviral therapy (ARVs) experience diarrhea. Reoccurring and frequent diarrhea is often reluctantly...

Have Some Guts

Is there more benefit to probiotics than we thought? by Jeannie Wraight Probiotics are live microorganisms that help to preserve the good bacteria and balance of...

Is Our Nation’s HIV Health in Danger?

CDC Controversy Is our nation's HIV health in danger? by Hank Trout Multilayered controversy envelops the appointment of Dr. Robert R. Redfield to be the Director of...

Mind the Gaps

Amy Killelea of the National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors (NASTAD) sees healthcare coverage gaps everywhere, and as director of NASTAD’s new...

Vpu Inhibitor Candidate

BIT225 is a new type of antiviral called a Vpu inhibitor, which researchers are investigating to treat both HIV and HIV/hepatitis C (HCV) co-infection....

How I Acquired PrEP for My Son

I am a mom to five kids between ten and twenty-one. One of my sons is nineteen and gay. He came out at sixteen...

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HIV, COVID19 & Housing Instability

HIV, COVID19 & Housing Instability at AIDS2020: Virtual by Hank Trout The issue of “Housing as Healthcare” took center stage at AIDS2020: Virtual on Thursday, July...

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