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Author Archives: Emily Newman

With President-elect Donald Trump, an uncertain future for the health care of tens of millions

With President-elect Donald Trump, an uncertain future for the health care of tens of millions

, by Emily Newman

Trump the candidate made dismantling Obamacare a cornerstone of his campaign. Will President-elect Trump keep his promise? What’s in store for the ACA, and what will it mean for people living with HIV? Read More

Don’t let problems with ADAP prevent you from getting HIV meds

Don’t let problems with ADAP prevent you from getting HIV meds

, by Emily Newman

Get critical advice from benefits specialist Ellen Novogrodsky about how to avoid problems with getting your HIV meds if you’re an ADAP client. Read More

The French-Canadian flight attendant Gaëtan Dugas was NOT ‘Patient Zero’ of HIV in the U.S.

The French-Canadian flight attendant Gaëtan Dugas was NOT ‘Patient Zero’ of HIV in the U.S.

, by Emily Newman

Groundbreaking research about the origins of HIV in the U.S. gives answers—and at the same time, clears up some long-held misconceptions. Read More

The Dr. Is In: Looking for love when you’re living with HIV

The Dr. Is In: Looking for love when you’re living with HIV

, by Emily Newman

Learn to love yourself, says therapist Rafael Chang, before you try to find love from others. Read More

Ask an STI Doctor:  Rimming, flesh-eating bacteria, drug-resistant gonorrhea, and more

Ask an STI Doctor: Rimming, flesh-eating bacteria, drug-resistant gonorrhea, and more

, by Emily Newman

Dr. Nicholas Moss answers burning questions about sexually transmitted infections--including skin infections, chlamydia, and drug resistant gonorrhea. Read More