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The Vaginal Microbiome Matters: A Wake-Up Call for PrEP Research Img

The Vaginal Microbiome Matters: A Wake-Up Call for PrEP Research

The medical community may have dramatically underestimated the power of the vaginal microbiome -- a biological factor that could make or break the effectiveness of PrEP and vaccine research efforts.

Surprise FDA Approval of Generic Truvada Is a 'Wakeup Call' for Activists Img

Surprise FDA Approval of Generic Truvada Is a 'Wakeup Call' for Activists

The surprise approval of generic Truvada (tenofovir disoproxil fumarate and emtricitabine) by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on June 9 left patients, advocates and doctors scrambling to understand exactly when the generic will become ava...

Leo Forte, Chris Hanner, and Rock Evans in a scene from the video series The PrEP Project

Finally! The Sexy Gay PrEP Video We've Been Waiting For. A Blog Entry by Mark S. King

Chris Tipton-King has created a fun gay PrEP video series that's informative, naughty and a total blast.

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PrEP and Transgender People

The HIV epidemic disproportionately affects the transgender community, but awareness of prevention efforts using PrEP have been inadequate for this particularly vulnerable group.

PrEP Is Becoming More Difficult to Access Through United Healthcare Img

PrEP Is Becoming More Difficult to Access Through United Healthcare

As of July 1, United Healthcare will require prior authorization for PrEP for HIV prevention, and the use of their own mail-order pharmacy. This is complicated and confusing, says Benjamin Brooks.

PrEP User on United Healthcare? Here's How to Keep Your HIV Prevention Meds Despite Insurance Obstacles Img

PrEP User on United Healthcare? Here's How to Keep Your HIV Prevention Meds Despite Insurance Obstacles

Want to manage United Healthcare's new, cumbersome obstacles to accessing Truvada as PrEP to prevent HIV? Here's what the National Coalition for LGBT Health recommends.

PrEP Stymied in Europe: What's the Hold Up? Img

PrEP Stymied in Europe: What's the Hold Up?

Europe is the birthplace of the smallpox vaccine and the Renaissance, among other treasures. So why can't this continent that has brought forth such cornerstones of public health and flourishing civilization deliver oral PrEP?

The Sex You Want

Want to "Get the Sex You Want?" and "F*ck Without Fear?"

What's available to help gay men and other men who have sex with men (MSM) navigate their sexual health – including HIV prevention strategies – in the world of today?

Webinar, Apr. 4: CDC and WHO Review Current PrEP Guidelines Img

Webinar, Apr. 4: CDC and WHO Review Current PrEP Guidelines

Tune in to a webinar presentation and Q&A where representatives from CDC and WHO will review their respective guidance development processes and the role, use, contexts and audience for PrEP guidance documents.

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Why Are Women of Color Not on PrEP?

"Each time we read statements and figures that underscore the reality of disparities that exist for women of color who have HIV, we are confronted with the question of what should be done," Robin T. Kelley and Navneet Sehdev write.