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New Ways to Know Your HIV Status

New Ways to Know Your HIV Status

August 14, 2012, by

Sunday’s San Francisco Chronicle highlights new ways to get tested for HIV. Check out the article and watch a slideshow of foundation staff in action at Magnet, our gay men’s health and community center. Read More

Updates on Women and HIV Treatment

Updates on Women and HIV Treatment

August 13, 2012, by

Do women and men respond differently to HIV treatment? How do hormonal changes affect women’s HIV health? Two AIDS 2012 posters addressed these questions (and raised others). Read More

CDC Issues Further Interim Guidance for PrEP

CDC Issues Further Interim Guidance for PrEP

August 10, 2012, by

New interim guidance on PrEP for heterosexual adults highlights both the promise and the complexities of this new HIV prevention strategy. Read More

HIV Criminalization

HIV Criminalization

August 9, 2012, by

Ari Ezra Waldman (writer of BETA’s “Ask a Lawyer" column) dissects laws that punish HIV-positive people for having sex without disclosing their status—even when they’ve taken every precaution to prevent transmitting the virus. Read More

AIDS 2012 Recap: Will (And Should) Women Use PrEP?

AIDS 2012 Recap: Will (And Should) Women Use PrEP?

August 8, 2012, by

With PrEP now officially available in the U.S., will women want to use it—and should they? Results from a six-city focus-group study might surprise you. Read More