Mirror Work

In 1988, when I received my PhD in anthropology, I was a young gay man and did not know my HIV status. I joined...

Flipping the Script

Walgreens dispenses vital support through HIV-specialized pharmacies Wellness Watch by Chael Needle Individuals living with HIV/AIDS and in treatment may not know that one pharmacy may...

Janssen Announces FDA Approval of SYMTUZA

The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced on July 18, 2018 that the U.S. FDA has approved the use of SYMTUZA, the...

Mood & HIV Risk

Better Days A new study looks at changes in mood as they relate to risk & protection by Chael Needle "Happy” is not just a number-one song...

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...

I Want to Be Heard in My Healthcare

I Want to Be Heard in My Healthcare An HIV Activist Shares His Journey to Become Heard as an Individual Instead of a Risk Pool...

Black Treatment Advocates Network

Wellness Watch by Chael Needle Sustain & Maintain With the help of A. Toni Young & CEG, the Black Treatment Advocates Network rolls out in D.C. "We...

Old Dog, New Trick

When it comes to diarrhea, oral rehydration is a neglected but effective therapy by Mariel Selbovitz, MPH [WELLNESS WATCH} Diarrhea is one of the most annoying and...

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