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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

Biktarvy, a new HIV combo pill recently approved by the FDA

Biktarvy, a new HIV combo pill recently approved by the FDA

, by Jennifer Cocohoba, PharmD, AAHIVE

This week, the FDA granted approval of Gilead Science’s single-table combo pill of bictegravir, emtricitabine, and tenofovir alafenamide named Biktarvy. Read More

Here’s what you need to know about HIV drug resistance

Here’s what you need to know about HIV drug resistance

, by Warren Tong

Here’s a low-down on HIV drug resistance, including what it is and how you get tested for it. Also, get advice from HIV clinicians on prevention and what to do if you do develop HIV drug resistance. Read More

Long-acting antiretrovirals for HIV treatment and PrEP

Long-acting antiretrovirals for HIV treatment and PrEP

, by Liz Highleyman

At the recent IAS 2017 conference, we got good news about the safety and efficacy of a long-acting antiretroviral injection and a drug in a new class of medications. Read More