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A 2015 Study Helps Providers Increase PrEP Adherence Among Patients Today

A 2015 Study Helps Providers Increase PrEP Adherence Among Patients Today

PrEP has a low rate of initiation, and an even lower rate of adherence, with many men stopping the drug after the first few months.

By: Alex Kopel

A 2015 Study Helps Providers Increase PrEP Adherence Among Patients Today

By: Alex Kopel
March 29th
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March 29th
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A 2015 Study Helps Providers Increase PrEP Adherence Among Patients Today

Oklahoma City HIV/AIDS Awareness Day Set for April 10th

Oklahoma City HIV/AIDS Awareness Day Set for April 10th

The Oklahoma AIDS Care Fund (OACF) and the Oklahoma HIV and AIDS Advocacy Coalition to host “HIV/AIDS Awareness Day” on April 10, at the Oklahoma State Capitol.

By: HIV Equal

Oklahoma City HIV/AIDS Awareness Day Set for April 10th

By: HIV Equal
March 28th
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March 28th
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Oklahoma City HIV/AIDS Awareness Day Set for April 10th

Eliminating Mother-To-Child Transmission of HIV In the U.S. Is Possible, Study

Eliminating Mother-To-Child Transmission of HIV In the U.S. Is Possible, Study

The U.S. has made huge gains in the last few decades in reducing mother-to-child transmission (MTCT) of HIV. Only 69 babies were born with the virus in 2013.

By: Alex Kopel

Eliminating Mother-To-Child Transmission of HIV In the U.S. Is Possible, Study

By: Alex Kopel
March 27th
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March 27th
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Eliminating Mother-To-Child Transmission of HIV In the U.S. Is Possible, Study

New Studies Seek To Debunk Breastfeeding Guidelines For HIV-Positive Mothers

New Studies Seek To Debunk Breastfeeding Guidelines For HIV-Positive Mothers

Even HIV-positive mothers who are on ART and undetectable are told not to breastfeed because there still may be a slight risk of HIV transmission.

By: Alex Kopel

New Studies Seek To Debunk Breastfeeding Guidelines For HIV-Positive Mothers

By: Alex Kopel
March 24th
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March 24th
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New Studies Seek To Debunk Breastfeeding Guidelines For HIV-Positive Mothers

New Biomarker May Help Eradicate HIV Reservoirs in Patients on ART

New Biomarker May Help Eradicate HIV Reservoirs in Patients on ART

French scientists have discovered that the surface of T-cells that have a biomarker means that they can be identified and destroyed.

By: Alex Kopel

New Biomarker May Help Eradicate HIV Reservoirs in Patients on ART

By: Alex Kopel
March 23rd
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March 23rd
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New Biomarker May Help Eradicate HIV Reservoirs in Patients on ART

Apple's New iPhone 7 Supports (Product)Red

Apple's New iPhone 7 Supports (Product)Red

(Red)’s funds go straight to the Global Fund, which is an organization designed to accelerate the end of AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria as epidemics.

By: Deondre B. Moore

Apple's New iPhone 7 Supports (Product)Red

By: Deondre B. Moore
March 22nd
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March 22nd
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Apple's New iPhone 7 Supports (Product)Red

Tanzania Spreads Homophobia To NGO Health Centers Countrywide

Tanzania Spreads Homophobia To NGO Health Centers Countrywide

The Tanzanian government has stopped nearly 40 private health centers from providing AIDS-related services in an accusation that these “centers cater to homosexuals.”

By: Alex Kopel

Tanzania Spreads Homophobia To NGO Health Centers Countrywide

By: Alex Kopel
March 21st
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March 21st
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Tanzania Spreads Homophobia To NGO Health Centers Countrywide

California SB 239: My Take on HIV Transmission Penalties

California SB 239: My Take on HIV Transmission Penalties

Undetectable equals un-transmittable. So, if a person has an undetectable viral load and is engaging in casual sex, I see no reason to punish them...

By: Deondre B. Moore

California SB 239: My Take on HIV Transmission Penalties

By: Deondre B. Moore
March 21st
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March 21st
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California SB 239: My Take on HIV Transmission Penalties

The Sex Positive Professional Struggle

The Sex Positive Professional Struggle

Respectability politics play a big role in how we as professionals attempt to balance the often taboo subject of sexual expression.

By: George M. Johnson

The Sex Positive Professional Struggle

By: George M. Johnson
March 20th
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March 20th
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The Sex Positive Professional Struggle

Report: Cognitive Impairment in People Living With HIV/AIDS

Report: Cognitive Impairment in People Living With HIV/AIDS

Even though people living with HIV can often show cognitive impairment, they do not appear to experience accelerated cognitive decline as they age.

By: Alex Kopel

Report: Cognitive Impairment in People Living With HIV/AIDS

By: Alex Kopel
March 16th
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March 16th
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Report: Cognitive Impairment in People Living With HIV/AIDS