Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis or PrEP Part 2

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Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis, What is it, and How does it work? This is the second article in our series about PrEP or Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis. Last month we began the discussion by explaning what PrEP is (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis) and what to consider when deciding if PrEP is right for you. In this article, we will cover What […]

The Affordable Care Act and HIV/AIDS

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As part of our ongoing effort to provide useful information to our visitors, we thought it would be helpful to provide you with some information about the Affordable Care Act an its impact on those living with HIV and AIDS. There are are many benefits that the ACA has provided, including improving access to coverage, […]

Medicare Expands Coverage for HIV Testing – May 2015

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Expanded Coverage for HIV Testing In a recent article by Dr. Ronald Valdiserri, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health, Infectious Diseases, he discusses the decision by the Medicare Administration to cover annual HIV testing for all medicare beneficiaries without regard to perceived risk. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced this week that it […]

Advances in HIV Vaccine Research Announced

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There have been some remarkable advances in HIV vaccine research recently announced by scientists and researchers who are searching for effective drugs to combat the spread of the HIV Virus. In an article by Eic Sauter in News & Views, The Scripps Research Institute Online Weekly, he details the research which involved more than a […]

Vaccines You Need If You Have HIV/AIDS

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With all of the discussion recently about the uptick in measles infections in the media, we thought that it would be helpful to provide information about recommended vaccines for those living with HIV and AIDS. If you have HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) or AIDS (acquired immunodeficiency syndrome), you should take special precautions against other infections, […]