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Why do some HIV drugs cost so much? Pharma, insurers, advocacy groups and consumers weigh in

Why do some HIV drugs cost so much? Pharma, insurers, advocacy groups and consumers weigh in

, by Emily Newman

Drug pricing is a complicated issue, with pharmaceutical companies on one side, patient activists on the other, and consumers oftentimes stuck somewhere in the middle. Read More

Safer drug use spaces will benefit San Francisco, advocates say

Safer drug use spaces will benefit San Francisco, advocates say

, by Emily Newman

To improve the health and lives of people who use drugs, a task force in San Francisco will investigate the feasibility of establishing safer consumption sites. Read More

How a transmasculine conference changed my perspective—and how I hope it changes yours, too

How a transmasculine conference changed my perspective—and how I hope it changes yours, too

, by Brandyn Gallagher

As we enter a new season of reflection and introspection, I am taking the time and opportunity to reflect on an experience I had last June at the Philly Trans Health Conference. Read More

When We Rise: The exclusive interview with AIDS activist & author Cleve Jones

When We Rise: The exclusive interview with AIDS activist & author Cleve Jones

, by Chris Richey

Chris Richey sat down with activist, writer, and founder of San Francisco AIDS Foundation Cleve Jones on World AIDS Day to discuss sex in San Francisco before AIDS, how to fight back in the age of Donald Trump, and his new memoir When We Rise. Read More

I’m trying to figure out if the election of Donald Trump is anything less than a tragedy

I’m trying to figure out if the election of Donald Trump is anything less than a tragedy

, by Cirrus Wood

Cirrus Wood contemplates the recent election results, and what it will mean for LGTBQ Americans and others. Read More