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San Francisco Youth Clinics Help Adolescents Access PrEP

San Francisco Youth Clinics Help Adolescents Access PrEP

Studies show that youth are a priority for HIV prevention messages because it's easier to change people’s behavior before they develop their sexual habits.

By: Stephen Lucin

San Francisco Youth Clinics Help Adolescents Access PrEP

By: Stephen Lucin
May 18th
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May 18th
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San Francisco Youth Clinics Help Adolescents Access PrEP

Lee Daniels, Suicide, Bug Chasing and Survival

Lee Daniels, Suicide, Bug Chasing and Survival

Jayce Baron explores Lee Daniels' recent article discussing HIV, his struggles with suicide, HIV "bug chasers," and survival.

By: Jayce Baron

Lee Daniels, Suicide, Bug Chasing and Survival

By: Jayce Baron
May 12th
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May 12th
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Lee Daniels, Suicide, Bug Chasing and Survival

New Vaginal Ring As HIV Prevention, Contraceptive

New Vaginal Ring As HIV Prevention, Contraceptive

A new vaginal ring will soon be able to prevent HIV and be used as a contraceptive.

By: Alex Kopel

New Vaginal Ring As HIV Prevention, Contraceptive

By: Alex Kopel
May 11th
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May 11th
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New Vaginal Ring As HIV Prevention, Contraceptive

PrEP Use Doesn’t Lead to Risky Sex, Researchers

PrEP Use Doesn’t Lead to Risky Sex, Researchers

Researchers seek to dispel the idea that a PrEP prescription will lead to risky sexual behavior among patients.

By: Alex Kopel

PrEP Use Doesn’t Lead to Risky Sex, Researchers

By: Alex Kopel
May 9th
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May 9th
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PrEP Use Doesn’t Lead to Risky Sex, Researchers

Study: Effects of HIV News Stories on Risk Behavior

Study: Effects of HIV News Stories on Risk Behavior

Biomedical advances in HIV prevention, such as PrEP, are part of a global effort to end the AIDS epidemic. Talk of “cures” and “breakthroughs” makes for exciting news stories, but new research suggests that overly optimistic news reporting on experimental studies in HIV prevention may affect individuals’ risk behaviors in potentially damaging ways. In a recent study , HIV prevention researchers analyzed the effects of “hypothetical” news stories on the HIV risk perception and predicted risk behavior of 242 sexually active men who have sex with men (MSM). These news stories reported fabricated biomedical breakthroughs in HIV. For example, one such article claimed “New HIV Vaccine Effective in Humans”
By: Grant Schleifer

Study: Effects of HIV News Stories on Risk Behavior

By: Grant Schleifer
May 8th
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May 8th
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Study: Effects of HIV News Stories on Risk Behavior

ACON Australia Creates New HIV Prevention Campaign

ACON Australia Creates New HIV Prevention Campaign

Australia's largest LGBTI organization aims to stay in step with its community by redefining HIV prevention.

By: Alex Kopel

ACON Australia Creates New HIV Prevention Campaign

By: Alex Kopel
May 1st
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May 1st
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ACON Australia Creates New HIV Prevention Campaign

Studies Explore How To Get Gay Men To Think About Safer Sex

Studies Explore How To Get Gay Men To Think About Safer Sex

Risk behavior prevention interventions for HIV-negative gay men can significantly impact safe sex behaviors.

By: Alex Kopel

Studies Explore How To Get Gay Men To Think About Safer Sex

By: Alex Kopel
April 28th
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April 28th
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Studies Explore How To Get Gay Men To Think About Safer Sex

Love @ First Night – TV Series Explores Uncomfortable Events In New Relationships

Love @ First Night – TV Series Explores Uncomfortable Events In New Relationships

There comes a pivotal point in every new relationship where you have to be completely transparent with the person you are dating.

By: Jayce Baron

Love @ First Night – TV Series Explores Uncomfortable Events In New Relationships

By: Jayce Baron
April 26th
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April 26th
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Love @ First Night – TV Series Explores Uncomfortable Events In New Relationships

Treatment Action Group (TAG) Develops Toolbox to Assist Local Community HIV Activists

Treatment Action Group (TAG) Develops Toolbox to Assist Local Community HIV Activists

To help ease this process, the group has developed a series of free online modules to help support activists get more informed about HIV.

By: Alex Kopel

Treatment Action Group (TAG) Develops Toolbox to Assist Local Community HIV Activists

By: Alex Kopel
April 3rd
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April 3rd
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Treatment Action Group (TAG) Develops Toolbox to Assist Local Community HIV Activists

My First Month On PrEP

My First Month On PrEP

With all of the information out there, even given the fact that I do this stuff for work – I was still a bit nervous.

By: Jayce Baron

My First Month On PrEP

By: Jayce Baron
March 31st
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March 31st
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My First Month On PrEP