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HIV and Mycobacterium Avium Complex (MAC)

Learn about Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC), a potentially life-threatening illness frequently seen in untreated people with advanced HIV infection. Mycobacterium avium complex, also known as MAC, is a serious bacterial infection often seen in...

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Creating Space for Women of Color With HIV

Lillian Anglada shares her journey living with HIV and helping women of color in the HIV community. This article is part of Health Divide: HIV, a destination in our Health Divide series. Photo courtesy of Lillian Anglada / Designed by Julie...

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Overcoming Obstacles in Living With HIV

Nicky Bravo shares her story living with HIV and helping the HIV community. This article is part of Health Divide: HIV, a destination in our Health Divide series. Photo courtesy of Nicky Bravo / Designed by Julie Bang / VerywellMeet the...

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Making Positive Change in the HIV Community

Eugene Eppes shares his journey with HIV. This article is part of Health Divide: HIV, a destination in our Health Divide series. Photo courtesy of Eugene Eppes / Designed by Julie Bang / VerywellMeet the AuthorEugene Eppes is a Community...

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Facts About HIV Risk in Latinx Communities

Hispanic Americans are at a higher risk of HIV compared to Whites. Learn what is happening with HIV treatment and prevention in Latinx communities. HIV, human immunodeficiency syndrome, affects every community differently, and, in the United States,...

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Understanding the Impact of HIV in Black Men

Rates of HIV in black men are higher than other races. Learn how cultural stigma, misinformation, and income status contribute to the disparities. Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is a highly infectious virus that attacks the body's immune system....

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Marinol (Dronabinol) - Oral

Dronabinol is a cannabinoid medication that treats weight loss associated with AIDS or nausea due to chemotherapy. Additional Content Provided and Reviewed by IBM Micromedex What Is Marinol? Marinol (dronabinol) is a prescription oral cannabinoid...

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Health Disparities in HIV

Learn why some groups are disproportionately affected by HIV, including gay and bisexual men, Blacks, women, injecting drug users, and the poor. Despite advances in the prevention and treatment of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), there are...

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