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Ask a Pharmacist: The Skinny on Diet Pills for People with HIV

Ask a Pharmacist: The Skinny on Diet Pills for People with HIV

, by Jennifer Cocohoba, PharmD, AAHIVE

Introducing BETA's newest column: "Ask a Pharmacist." Jennifer Cocohoba, PharmD, addresses a question that's cropping up in her HIV clinic now that summer is here: "What can I take to lose weight?" Read More

On the Road with HIV: A Guide for Positive Travelers

On the Road with HIV: A Guide for Positive Travelers

, by San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Summer's here! Before you start packing for that summertime getaway, put this guide for HIV-positive travelers on your summer reading list. Read More

Health Benefits Shown for Trimming Belly Fat

Health Benefits Shown for Trimming Belly Fat

, by Reilly O'Neal

Two studies of the belly-fat-busting drug tesamorelin (aka Egrifta) give hope that trimming waistlines may help HIV-positive people reduce risk for heart disease, stroke, and diabetes. Read More

Are We Allowed to Age? Growing Older as a Gay Man

Are We Allowed to Age? Growing Older as a Gay Man

, by Reilly O'Neal

In a culture that often idolizes youth, are gay men allowed to age? A lively public forum explored this question and others around the experience of growing older as a gay man. Read More

New Study Says Half of HIV-Positive Drinkers Choose to Skip Their Meds

New Study Says Half of HIV-Positive Drinkers Choose to Skip Their Meds

, by Reilly O'Neal

Fifty-one percent of people think they should skip their HIV meds when they drink. Are you one of them? Check out the latest news and views—and think again. Read More