June 21, 2012

The Economist: The business of HIV – Battling the virus- A huge, strange drug market

If the process for developing HIV drugs has been unusual, selling them has been even more so. America is the rich world’s biggest market, with 841,000 […]
June 21, 2012

Heart Disease and HIV- What to Do?

Some HIV+ people have emailed me worried about this report: Heart Attacks Found Early and Frequently in HIV Positive People Calculate your 5 year estimated cardiovascular risk: D-A-D […]
June 21, 2012

The Stigma Project Social Media Campaigns

I want to congratulate the Stigma Project (http://www.thestigmaproject.org ) for their great campaigns to fight stigma. I particularly love this last ad called “Clean UB2” On the […]
June 21, 2012

Nucleoside and Norvir Free HIV Medication Regimen May Provide an Option for Patients with Kidney Problems

http://www.hivandhepatitis.com/hiv-aids/hiv-aids-topics/hiv-treatment/3629-nrti-sparing-art-with-atazanavir-raltegravir-conflicting-data-for-naive-and-experienced-patients   NRTI-sparing antiretroviral regimen of unboosted atazanavir (Reyataz) plus raltegravir (Isentress) suppresses HIV in treatment-naive patients as well as standard 3-drug combinations, but its twice-daily dosing, […]