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Author Archives: Emily Land

From TheBodyPRO.com—Vaginal Microbicides: Adherence Issues Strike Again

From TheBodyPRO.com—Vaginal Microbicides: Adherence Issues Strike Again

, by Emily Land

TheBodyPRO.com tells us why a major study on the effectiveness of an HIV prevention gel failed—and what this means for the future of vaginal microbicides. Read More

HIV and Cardiovascular Risk: Early Statin Use May Help

HIV and Cardiovascular Risk: Early Statin Use May Help

, by Emily Land

Cholesterol-lowering drugs may help people with HIV mitigate heightened risk of heart trouble. Read More

Abdominal Body Fat Gains on ART and Viral Load: It Matters Where You Start

Abdominal Body Fat Gains on ART and Viral Load: It Matters Where You Start

, by Emily Land

Gains in abdominal body fat and other types of lipodystrophy can be one side effect of antiretroviral therapy. New research gives insight into one potential cause. Read More

CROI 2015: “On-Demand” PrEP Shows High Efficacy in IPERGAY Trial

CROI 2015: “On-Demand” PrEP Shows High Efficacy in IPERGAY Trial

, by Emily Land

Exciting results from the IPERGAY study—on the effectiveness of intermittent PrEP—were recently announced. Read More

CROI 2015: Partners PrEP Demo project: Near Elimination of HIV Transmission with ART and PrEP

CROI 2015: Partners PrEP Demo project: Near Elimination of HIV Transmission with ART and PrEP

, by Emily Land

New data from CROI show that that PrEP is effective as a temporary “bridge” in serodiscordant couples until viral suppression is achieved. Read More