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'F*ck W/Out Fear' is New LA LGBT Center Campaign to Reduce HIV Infection, Promote PrEP

'F*ck W/Out Fear' is New LA LGBT Center Campaign to Reduce HIV Infection, Promote PrEP

'F*ck w/out Fear' is the message of a new campaign by the Los Angeles LGBT Center to raise awareness for pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) as a safe and effective tool to prevent HIV.

By: HIV Equal

'F*ck W/Out Fear' is New LA LGBT Center Campaign to Reduce HIV Infection, Promote PrEP

By: HIV Equal
January 6th
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January 6th
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'F*ck W/Out Fear' is New LA LGBT Center Campaign to Reduce HIV Infection, Promote PrEP

STUDY: Obstacles For Gay and Bisexual Men In Obtaining PrEP

STUDY: Obstacles For Gay and Bisexual Men In Obtaining PrEP

According to a new study, the complexities of the multistep process to acquire Truvada as PrEP often causes men to abandon taking the drug altogether.

By: Alex Kopel

STUDY: Obstacles For Gay and Bisexual Men In Obtaining PrEP

By: Alex Kopel
December 21st
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December 21st
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STUDY: Obstacles For Gay and Bisexual Men In Obtaining PrEP

Recent Study Examines PrEP Attitudes and Perceptions Among Gay Men

Recent Study Examines PrEP Attitudes and Perceptions Among Gay Men

Even though PrEP has been shown to prevent HIV by more than 90 percent, many men are still declining the option to take the medication.

By: Alex Kopel

Recent Study Examines PrEP Attitudes and Perceptions Among Gay Men

By: Alex Kopel
December 13th
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December 13th
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Recent Study Examines PrEP Attitudes and Perceptions Among Gay Men

NHS PrEP Trial To Last 3 Years, Cost $10 Million USD

NHS PrEP Trial To Last 3 Years, Cost $10 Million USD

The National Health Service (NHS) of the UK recently announced that more than 10,000 people will be given PrEP as part of a large clinical trial.

By: Alex Kopel

NHS PrEP Trial To Last 3 Years, Cost $10 Million USD

By: Alex Kopel
December 7th
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December 7th
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NHS PrEP Trial To Last 3 Years, Cost $10 Million USD

Gilead Begins Marketing Truvada as PrEP to LGBTQ Community

Gilead Begins Marketing Truvada as PrEP to LGBTQ Community

Although the FDA gave Gilead approval to market Truvada in 2012 as a preventative HIV medicine, it has only just started to market it this way.

By: Alex Kopel

Gilead Begins Marketing Truvada as PrEP to LGBTQ Community

By: Alex Kopel
December 5th
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December 5th
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Gilead Begins Marketing Truvada as PrEP to LGBTQ Community

IAPAC Geneva Conference Offers Insight Into New ARVs and PrEP Alternatives

IAPAC Geneva Conference Offers Insight Into New ARVs and PrEP Alternatives

Medical experts agreed that while PrEP should be encouraged to slow the spread of HIV in communities worldwide, the medication is not without adverse effects.

By: Alex Kopel

IAPAC Geneva Conference Offers Insight Into New ARVs and PrEP Alternatives

By: Alex Kopel
October 18th
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October 18th
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IAPAC Geneva Conference Offers Insight Into New ARVs and PrEP Alternatives

New California Law Brings About Statewide PrEP Awareness

New California Law Brings About Statewide PrEP Awareness

California Governor Jerry Brown signed a law requiring education about PrEP into the standard routine for individuals undergoing HIV tests.

By: Alex Kopel

New California Law Brings About Statewide PrEP Awareness

By: Alex Kopel
October 5th
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October 5th
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New California Law Brings About Statewide PrEP Awareness

British High Court Rules NHS England Has Legal Authority For PrEP Rollout

British High Court Rules NHS England Has Legal Authority For PrEP Rollout

The High Court has ruled that the NHS does have the power to fund and administer the HIV anti-retroviral drug Truvada as PrEP.

By: Alex Kopel

British High Court Rules NHS England Has Legal Authority For PrEP Rollout

By: Alex Kopel
August 2nd
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British High Court Rules NHS England Has Legal Authority For PrEP Rollout

5 Ways To Support Your HIV-Positive Partner

5 Ways To Support Your HIV-Positive Partner

Remember that HIV can sometimes take years to appear in the body. If the person you love finds out that he is HIV-positive, it can be hard to show support in the right ways. Just remember that all relationships can have ups, downs and quirks that you will have to work through together. The challenges of HIV can be both physically and mentally exhausting, but a positive HIV diagnosis doesn’t need to strain your relationship and it doesn’t need to define it.
By: Alex Kopel

5 Ways To Support Your HIV-Positive Partner

By: Alex Kopel
April 28th
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April 28th
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5 Ways To Support Your HIV-Positive Partner

British Health Organization Rejects PrEP, Cuts Funding

British Health Organization Rejects PrEP, Cuts Funding

In a move that has left HIV prevention specialists around the world stunned, the U.K. National Health Service has done an about-face and abandoned plans to fund PrEP for its people.

 

By: David Heitz

British Health Organization Rejects PrEP, Cuts Funding

By: David Heitz
March 23rd
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March 23rd
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British Health Organization Rejects PrEP, Cuts Funding