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Tips for Talking with Your Doctor

Tips for Talking with Your Doctor

, by San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Short appointments and miscommunication can leave patients and providers alike feeling frustrated. Read on for smart strategies to get more from your medical visits. Read More

Supreme Court Upholds Affordable Care Act

Supreme Court Upholds Affordable Care Act

, by Reilly O'Neal

Today the Supreme Court upheld the Affordable Care Act—a victory for health care access, say HIV/AIDS advocates. Read on for news, views, and resources for learning more about the law and its implications for people with HIV. Read More

Where to Get Tested—and What to Do Next

Where to Get Tested—and What to Do Next

, by Reilly O'Neal

Today is National HIV Testing Day. Need to know where to get tested—or what to do next after you get your results? Start here. Read More

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

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