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Has Anyone Gotten HIV When They Were on PrEP?

One of the persisting fears people may have when starting PrEP is wondering whether a risk remains of contracting HIV while on PrEP without using an additional barrier method.

By Damon L. Jacobs, L.M.F.T.

What Is HIV?

Let's start with the basics: HIV is short for "human immunodeficiency virus." You can get HIV through condomless sex or by sharing needles or other equipment used to inject drugs.

How to Keep Track of Your HIV Meds, and Your Health

We recently retired our My Health Tracker service, which had allowed people to confidentially keep a log of every lab test result they received and every start, stop, or change they made to their HIV medications.

By Myles Helfand

Healthy Living With HIV

Can HIV or HIV treatment affect diet and nutrition? Why is exercise important? What does smoking do to a person with HIV? Answers from CDC.

By Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

An Overview of Pifeltro (Doravirine)

Brand Name: Pifeltro Other Name(s): DOR Drug Class: Non-Nucleoside Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors

By AIDSinfo

An Overview of Delstrigo (Doravirine/Lamivudine/Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate)

Brand Name: Delstrigo Other Name(s): DOR/3TC/TDF, doravirine/lamivudine/TDF, doravirine/lamivudine/tenofovir DF Drug Class: Combination Drugs

By AIDSinfo

An Overview of Darunavir/Cobicistat/Emtricitabine/Tenofovir Alafenamide (Symtuza)

Brand Name: Symtuza Other Names: DRV/COBI/FTC/TAF, darunavir ethanolate/cobicistat/emtricitabine/tenofovir AF, darunavir ethanolate/cobicistat/emtricitabine/tenofovir alafenamide , darunavir/cobicistat/emtricitabine/tenofovir AF, darunavir/cobicistat...

By AIDSinfo

What Is an Opportunistic Infection?

Key PointsOpportunistic infections (OIs) are infections that occur more often or are more severe in people with weakened immune systems than in people with healthy immune systems. People with weakened immune systems include people living with HIV or ...

By AIDSinfo

6 Reasons Why People Skip Their HIV Meds

We all know it’s important to take HIV medications every day, but let’s face it: It’s not always the easiest thing to do. Here are six key obstacles that can block the way between you and your meds – and tips on how to get past them.

By Kellee Terrell

Do I Have HIV?

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What is HIV? HIV Transmission Safer Sex Guide HIV Testing Injection Drug Use HIV Symptoms

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