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Life expectancies close to 80 years for young people starting HIV meds early

Life expectancies close to 80 years for young people starting HIV meds early

, by Emily Land

Potent HIV therapies that are well-tolerated have led to substantial improvements in life expectancies for people living with HIV. Read More

What it’s like to provide HIV care to people without housing

What it’s like to provide HIV care to people without housing

, by Emily Land

Erin Collins works with clients who struggle to meet their most basic needs find innovative ways to stay engaged in HIV care. Read More

How the myth about opioids and chronic pain affects people living with HIV

How the myth about opioids and chronic pain affects people living with HIV

, by Emily Land

Jessica Merlin, MD, PhD, answers our questions about long-term opiate therapy for people living with HIV experiencing chronic pain. Read More

What you need to know about HIV two-drug regimens

What you need to know about HIV two-drug regimens

, by Emily Land

There is one currently recommended two-drug regimen option for people living with HIV. Here’s a summary of challenges with the current option, and an overview of two other combinations currently being tested. Read More

“Undetectable”: Your Burning Questions Answered

“Undetectable”: Your Burning Questions Answered

, by Emily Land

Get an HIV doctor’s answers to your burning questions about undetectable viral load—and what it means for your health and your sex life. Read More