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Author Archives: Liz Highleyman

PrEP demonstration project: Modest bone density loss observed among young men

PrEP demonstration project: Modest bone density loss observed among young men

, by Liz Highleyman

Bone density loss may occur in young people taking Truvada for PrEP, but long-term implications are not yet clear. Read More

Large Study Finds Higher Incidence of Some Cancers among People with HIV

Large Study Finds Higher Incidence of Some Cancers among People with HIV

, by Liz Highleyman

People with HIV experience higher rates of some non-AIDS defining cancers according to a recent large-scale study. Read More

ICAAC 2015: Stribild Superior for Women; Better Safety & Efficacy of TAF

ICAAC 2015: Stribild Superior for Women; Better Safety & Efficacy of TAF

, by Liz Highleyman

Find out what a recent study says about HIV treatment specific to women and how a new form of tenofovir is outperforming its predecessor. Read More

No New HIV Infections Seen So Far in Kaiser San Francisco PrEP Program

No New HIV Infections Seen So Far in Kaiser San Francisco PrEP Program

, by Liz Highleyman

New data from 657 people enrolled in Kaiser Permanente’s PrEP program provides evidence of real-world PrEP success. Read More

Long-term HIV Remission Case Raises More Questions than Answers

Long-term HIV Remission Case Raises More Questions than Answers

, by Liz Highleyman

A French teenager with HIV has been off ART with undetectable viral load for 12 years after treatment, but she’s not “cured.” Read More