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Author Archives: Emily Newman

Penis bacteria linked to HIV acquisition

Penis bacteria linked to HIV acquisition

, by Emily Newman

Read why the colonies of bacteria that populate the foreskin affect HIV risk, and how circumcision modifies risk. Read More

New antibody therapy “profoundly” successful at reducing inflammation from HIV

New antibody therapy “profoundly” successful at reducing inflammation from HIV

, by Emily Newman

With just one dose, canakinumab reduced markers of inflammation and improved arterial function in people living with HIV. Read More

With healthcare for millions at stake, Republicans unveil flawed, cost-cutting Affordable Care Act replacement

With healthcare for millions at stake, Republicans unveil flawed, cost-cutting Affordable Care Act replacement

, by Emily Newman

Policy experts explain what the effects of the proposed replacement bill might be for people living with HIV. Read More

BREAKING NEWS: California cancels contract with ADAP administrator; HIV advocates hopeful for a better system

BREAKING NEWS: California cancels contract with ADAP administrator; HIV advocates hopeful for a better system

, by Emily Newman

HIV advocates are hopeful that the change will fix the ongoing problems ADAP has experienced, and improve the experience for ADAP clients. Read More

“Dream big, take risks”: How NYC is on the way to ending its AIDS epidemic

“Dream big, take risks”: How NYC is on the way to ending its AIDS epidemic

, by Emily Newman

New York City is re-imagining its provision of sexual health services with increased access to PrEP, PEP and HIV treatment. Read More