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PrEP and HIV Treatment as Prevention: A Quick Primer on Two Hot Topics (Video)

July 16, 2015

Stopping the transmission of HIV is not solely the job of either people with HIV or those who are HIV negative. And it may be easier than you think, thanks to medication that can both treat and prevent HIV:

In this short video, we explain treatment as prevention (TasP) and PrEP.



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Comment by: Tim (Vancouver) Sun., Nov. 15, 2015 at 10:31 pm UTC
And who pays for these expensive meds?
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Comment by: JD (New York, NY) Thu., Jan. 28, 2016 at 10:04 am UTC
In many cases, it is covered by insurance. There is also a patient assistance program by the manufacturer that can pay for the meds or cover co-pays, and there are several state programs that cover the costs.


Comment by: Mauricio (Puerto Vallarta , Mexico) Thu., Aug. 6, 2015 at 3:21 pm UTC
How can i get a PrEP in my country ?
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