Sony Salzman is a freelance journalist reporting on health care and medicine, who has won awards in both narrative writing and radio journalism. Follow Salzman on Twitter: @sonysalz.
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Thanks to decades of extensive scientific research, we now have extremely reliable ways to prevent HIV transmission. Here’s a breakdown of the tools you can use to prevent HIV.
We dish truth and dispel myths about how HIV infects people, and how the virus is—and isn't—passed from person to person.
Despite advances in undetectable equals untransmittable (U=U) and pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), this survey shows that lack of education drives lack of treatment adherence and HIV stigma.
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The billboards were part of the #StonewallIsNow Campaign.
HIV Vaccine Awareness Day 2019 falls on the cusp of a scientific breakthrough.
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In a debate during a plenary session, Michael Saag, M.D., argued for more activism to make PrEP accessible to people who need it.
Denied Service Because of His Status, Nikko Briteramos Wants to End HIV Stigma in Barbershops and Beyond
Nikko Briteramos just wanted a haircut. The rejection was especially acute because it had come from one of the few safe spaces he knew: the black man's barbershop.