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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

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

Early Treatment Cuts Infection of Resting CD4 Cells

Early Treatment Cuts Infection of Resting CD4 Cells

, by San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Early HIV treatment during the "acute" phase of infection reduces numbers of resting CD4 cells. This new study offers clues for curing HIV. Read More