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Does Your Treatment Fit?

Customizing Your Combo

Almost 20 Years of HIV Meds-and Look at Us Now

Two Treatment Tales

What You're Talking About
6 Positive Life Changes That Come With HIV (55 comments)

The Cure For HIV Is Not Around the Corner (17 comments)

How Do We Solve a Problem Like Pintauro? (blog) (11 comments)

Older, Wiser, Ready for Their Close-Up (11 comments)

Charlie Sheen: I Have HIV, Am Undetectable and Paid $10M in Shakedowns (10 comments)

Infections Lead to Many Cancers Among People With HIV (4 comments)
Most Popular Lessons

The HIV Life Cycle


Herpes Simplex Virus

Syphilis & Neurosyphilis

Treatments for Opportunistic Infections (OIs)

What is AIDS & HIV?

Hepatitis & HIV

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Does Your Treatment Fit?
HIV medicine is racing ahead. This issue of POZ Focus asks what’s in it for you—and provides some tools for getting the measurements right.

Customizing Your Combo
by Liz Highleyman
It may be time for a better treatment fit. Grab a handful of straight pins and talk to your tailor, er, doctor about these key issues

Almost 20 Years of HIV Meds-and Look at Us Now
by Liz Highleyman
Retrovir (AZT), the first drug to fight HIV, is approved. It’s a nuke (short for nucleoside analog). But pretty soon it’s clear that by itself, AZT can’t prevent HIV from mutating to get around it.

Two Treatment Tales
by Liz Highleyman
Matt Jennings and Justin Roninger were doing OK on their meds—but felt they could do better. With their doctors’ help, they did.

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