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Medication access is essential for HIV prevention and health optimization. Big Pharma is working to undermine 340B programs that are key for community health centers. To help fight against this people over profits push, please visit https://www.hcadvocacy.org/takeaction/email/ to make your voice heard!
HIV & COVID. Stay in CARE.
Yes, you are smart to be concerned about COVID-19. The best way to protect your health is to get in and stay in care - that means keeping up with labs and taking your meds. WNCCHS is taking every available precaution to keep our patients safe. Have questions? Talk to your care team!
BUZZKILL: HIV MAY BE FACTOR IN CORONAVIRUS DEATH RISK
Research out of South Africa finds that PLWH are 2.75 times more likely to die if they contract coronavirus compared to those with no significant health conditions. This higher risk was present even when taking HIV drugs. However, to put this risk in perspective, people with uncontrolled diabetes are 13 times more likely to die from COVID-19.