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Revolutionary PrEP Program in Illinois Halted by Governor Before Launch Img

Revolutionary PrEP Program in Illinois Halted by Governor Before Launch

Shortly after Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner took office, he halted all "nonessential" spending, including an innovative HIV prevention program called PrEP4Illinois. His proposed budget for FY 2016 reiterated the cut. Many HIV activists, service orga...

Why I Started #WeAreAllWomen, an Advocacy Movement by and for Transgender and Non-Trans Women Img

Why I Started #WeAreAllWomen, an Advocacy Movement by and for Transgender and Non-Trans Women

"I never would have guessed that a prenatal care visit would set off a chain of events that would lead me to found #WeAreAllWomen, an advocacy movement for the rights of all women -- trans, lesbian, bisexual, asexual and straight (TLBAS)," says Carol...

PrEP: So Effective, It's Unheard Of Img

PrEP: So Effective, It's Unheard Of

PrEP may be the most effective HIV prevention tool that people have never heard of. Why is that?

What We Know About HIV Transmission Should Influence PrEP Messaging Img

What We Know About HIV Transmission Should Influence PrEP Messaging

PrEP protects against unsuppressed virus, not HIV-positive people. When we talk about the who instead of the what, we risk spreading the stigma that can keep people away from testing and care in the first place.

Sexual Transmission of HCV in Gay Men Should Not Be a PrEP Deterrent, Say Advocates Img

Sexual Transmission of HCV in Gay Men Should Not Be a PrEP Deterrent, Say Advocates

Even after two men in San Francisco who were on PrEP were diagnosed with hepatitis C, advocates hold that PrEP is a valuable tool that should not be dismissed.

In MSM, PrEP Stops HIV, Not Other STIs. Does It Matter? Img

In MSM, PrEP Stops HIV, Not Other STIs. Does It Matter?

STIs can cause health issues from unpleasant to life-threatening, and most of them also increase the likelihood of transmission of HIV. Though consistent condom use is the gold standard of STI prevention, there are other things that MSM can do to pro...

Thoughts on PrEP -- From the First Person Cured of HIV Img

Thoughts on PrEP -- From the First Person Cured of HIV

Timothy Ray Brown, the "Berlin Patient" discusses his thoughts on PrEP, and how he wishes it had been available to him early in his sexual life.

PrEP Enrollment: Where Are the Young Black Guys? Img

PrEP Enrollment: Where Are the Young Black Guys?

How do we get PrEP -- the HIV prevention pill -- into the hands of young black gay men?

A Magic Pill to End AIDS? Img

A Magic Pill to End AIDS?

There's a magic pill to end AIDS -- now how can we make sure those who need it and want it can get it?

HBO's Looking to Include Truvada as PrEP as "Big Plot Point" Img

HBO's Looking to Include Truvada as PrEP as "Big Plot Point"

Truvada may be making its television debut on the HBO series Looking.