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How does HIV change our brains?

How does HIV change our brains?

, by Emily Land

Researchers are now studying how HIV affects our memory and other brain functions. Learn how many people are affected—and what you can do to prevent cognitive decline. Read More

An HIV Doctor’s Take on HIV Stigma

An HIV Doctor’s Take on HIV Stigma

, by Joanna Eveland, MD

HIV stigma not only can make you feel crummy, it can affect your health. Know the symptoms and do your part to make our community more accepting. Read More

7 things people with HIV need to know about statins, LDL & heart health

7 things people with HIV need to know about statins, LDL & heart health

, by Emily Land

Want to know more about cholesterol-lowering drugs, and how they work differently for people with HIV? Read on with info from Dr. Vivek Jain. Read More

The U.S. HIV epidemic at CROI 2016: Black gay men have a 1 in 2 lifetime risk

The U.S. HIV epidemic at CROI 2016: Black gay men have a 1 in 2 lifetime risk

, by Liz Highleyman

Studies on epidemiological data highlight disparities in HIV according to race and risk factor. Read More

New Treatment Signals Hope for Long-Term HIV Suppression

New Treatment Signals Hope for Long-Term HIV Suppression

, by Emily Land

An antibody infusion suppressed HIV but didn’t eliminate it from viral reservoirs. Read More