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“They’re just making me feel worse”: beliefs about HIV treatment among African and Caribbean people living in the UK

Qualitative research with African and Caribbean individuals living in the UK who have difficulties with adherence has revealed negative perceptions regarding antiretroviral therapy (ART). Interviewees had doubts about the need to take ART and concerns about taking ART, such as disclosure and side effects. Understanding these perceptions could guide future efforts to increase ART uptake… Read More »

If You Have Cancer, Help Is Just a Phone Call Away

CancerCare is a national organization that offers support and information to anyone affected by cancer to help them manage the many challenges cancer presents. CancerCare’s director of clinical programs, Bill Goeren, MSW, OSW-C, LCSW-R, a social worker with expertise in oncology and psychotherapy, spoke with Cancer Health about the organization’s history, its many services and… Read More »