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David Malebranche, M.D., M.P.H.
Viewpoints

My Advice to Doctors: Screw the Facade and Get Close to Your Patients

Doctors are trained to remain coolly detached. But David Malebranche, M.D., M.P.H., discusses how opening up to his patients, including young, black, same-gender-loving men living with HIV, may help save lives.

By David Malebranche, M.D., M.P.H.

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To Better Health Care Outcomes for Black People, Listen to Black Health Care Workers

What starts as an assumption of patient incompetence results in the erasure of autonomy from Black patients.

By Chase Alston
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Features

Holistic Care Pays Dividends in Managing HIV, Study Finds

It’s more than just HIV, but comprehensive care systems aren’t as available as they should be.

By Larry Buhl
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Study Finds Higher Risk of Recurring Blood Clots Among Some People Living With HIV

However, the findings need to be studied in larger, more diverse populations.

By Barbara Jungwirth
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Features

With In-Person Counseling Banned During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Telehealth Can Be a Lifeline

Psychotherapy, as a part of comprehensive HIV care, may forever be transformed.

By Larry Buhl
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Features

Why All HIV Care Must Be Trauma-Informed Care

Giving good HIV care means taking into account the many marginalize identities patients can hold. And, being marginalized often comes with a lot of trauma.

By Chase Alston
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Features

Address Mental Health Issues During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Experts Advise

People who have survived the isolation of HIV now have a pandemic whose main intervention is isolation.

By Barbara Jungwirth
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Four Digital Platforms That Can Improve Your Patients’ PrEP Access and Adherence

Telemedicine and new digital platforms may be useful to you and your patients.

By Larry Buhl
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Viewpoints

Want Young People With HIV to Maintain Viral Suppression? Here’s How

A new JAIDS study shows linking to care quickly after diagnosis matters. But there’s more to it.

By Roman Blck
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Features

Housing Is Important for Seniors, People Living With HIV, and Everyone Else

Doctors contemplate the role of housing in health care as people with HIV grow older, but are often poor.

By Barbara Jungwirth
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News

Despite ART, Immune System Ages Faster Among People Living With HIV, Study Finds

Even with an undetectable viral load, study participants who had been vaccinated as children lost smallpox immunity.

By Sony Salzman