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Ask a Guinea Pig: What Do I Need to Know Before Joining a PrEP Trial?

Ask a Guinea Pig: What Do I Need to Know Before Joining a PrEP Trial?

, by Matt Sharp

BETA's new column shares an insider perspective on taking part in clinical trials. Thinking of joining a study of PrEP—a pill a day for HIV prevention? Start here. Read More

PrEP: The Road Ahead

PrEP: The Road Ahead

, by San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Studies of PrEP—in which HIV-negative individuals take antiretroviral drugs to avoid acquiring HIV—are ongoing around the world. Learn more about the road ahead for this promising (and controversial) new HIV prevention strategy. Read More

Shawn and Gwenn: A Boy, a Girl, and a Virus

Shawn and Gwenn: A Boy, a Girl, and a Virus

, by April Dávila

Shawn Decker and Gwenn Barringer draw from their own mixed-HIV-status relationship to educate students around the country. “Assuming someone’s HIV status is a far greater risk than engaging in safe sex with someone who’s already infected," says Shawn. Read More

Many Shades of Gay

Many Shades of Gay

, by San Francisco AIDS Foundation

A fun new HIV testing campaign for gay and bi men, with a simple message: No matter what you're into, get an HIV test every six months. (Now go make your avatar!) Read More

You, Me, and the Virus Makes Three: Serodiscordant Relationships in the Twenty-First Century

You, Me, and the Virus Makes Three: Serodiscordant Relationships in the Twenty-First Century

, by April Dávila

Boy meets boy. Boys fall in love. Boy tests positive for HIV. See how this love story unfolds over 26 years. Read More