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Is it safe to do a “cleanse” diet if I’m living with HIV?

Is it safe to do a “cleanse” diet if I’m living with HIV?

, by Emily Land

Margaret Davis gives BETA the skinny on juice and other “detox” diets—and whether they’re safe for people living with HIV. Read More

New research: Reducing stigma from HIV and drug use saves lives

New research: Reducing stigma from HIV and drug use saves lives

, by Emily Land

Doing things like clearing up misconceptions about HIV and de-linking HIV to “social evils” helped people live longer on antiretroviral therapy. Read More

Penis bacteria linked to HIV acquisition

Penis bacteria linked to HIV acquisition

, by Emily Land

Read why the colonies of bacteria that populate the foreskin affect HIV risk, and how circumcision modifies risk. Read More

BREAKING NEWS: California cancels contract with ADAP administrator; HIV advocates hopeful for a better system

BREAKING NEWS: California cancels contract with ADAP administrator; HIV advocates hopeful for a better system

, by Emily Land

HIV advocates are hopeful that the change will fix the ongoing problems ADAP has experienced, and improve the experience for ADAP clients. Read More

Turning the tide on HIV in Zimbabwe, one AIDS denialist at a time

Turning the tide on HIV in Zimbabwe, one AIDS denialist at a time

, by Emily Land

Zimbabwe is making progress in its response to HIV, with viral suppression rates better than in the U.S. Find out how gains have been made in this hard-hit country. Read More