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Tim Murphy

Contributing Editor

Tim Murphy, based in Brooklyn, has been writing about HIV/AIDS for 25 years, for publications and organizations including TheBody, TheBodyPro, POZ, New York Magazine, The Nation, Housing Works, and Lambda Legal. He is the author of the 1980s New York City AIDS saga Christodora and the new novel Correspondents, which is set between two families in Boston, Beirut, and Baghdad during the years of the U.S. invasion of Iraq.

Latest by Tim Murphy

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News

Can Nonjudgmental Chats Help HIV-Positive Folks Reduce Heavy Drinking?

A new study among 180 HIV-positive gay and bi men suggests they can. Here's how it works.

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If Your Patient Has Gonorrhea, Make Sure You Treat Them With Ceftriaxone Plus Azithromycin

Nearly a fifth of providers fail to do so, reports the CDC, paving the way for resistance.

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Neurocognitive

Study Suggests That Understanding Chronic Pain Can Help Patients Manage It Better

As the opioid epidemic has taken root all over the country and helped fuel hepatitis C rates, new, nonaddictive methods for helping people cope with chronic pain are much needed. Cognitive behavior therapy techniques may help people get a grip on the...