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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

You, Me, and the Virus Makes Three: Serodiscordant Relationships in the Twenty-First Century

You, Me, and the Virus Makes Three: Serodiscordant Relationships in the Twenty-First Century

, by April Dávila

Boy meets boy. Boys fall in love. Boy tests positive for HIV. See how this love story unfolds over 26 years. Read More

Four Online

Four Online “Finders” for Care and Services

, by Reilly O'Neal

Locating medical care and services takes just a few clicks with these top-notch online "finders." Looking to begin HIV treatment, find a new doctor, or access legal, housing, or financial services? Start here. Read More

Making Sense of Side Effects

Making Sense of Side Effects

, by San Francisco AIDS Foundation

“Thinking about HIV medicine side effects is very scary,” says Geri, who is HIV positive. But, she adds, “even if they might cause side effects, they are helping me live with the virus.” Learn how to avoid or manage side effects from anti-HIV treatment and get the most from your meds. Read More