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Nurse-led team paves the way at a sexual health clinic in San Francisco

Nurse-led team paves the way at a sexual health clinic in San Francisco

, by Emily Newman

As the gap between the number of primary care physicians and people needing primary care grows, nurses are stepping up to meet essential needs. Read More

Teen PrEP program ramps up in San Francisco

Teen PrEP program ramps up in San Francisco

, by Emily Newman

About 90 young people have already accessed PrEP through this innovative program by the Department of Public Health. Read More

Cut v. Uncut: An exploration of male circumcision (and foreskin restoration!)

Cut v. Uncut: An exploration of male circumcision (and foreskin restoration!)

, by Cirrus Wood

I don’t consider my own circumcision a “mutilation” as some men do, although the science on circumcision for “health” reasons is less than perfectly clear. Read More

Don’t wait, get vaccinated! Meningitis vaccine recommend for people living with HIV, gay men

Don’t wait, get vaccinated! Meningitis vaccine recommend for people living with HIV, gay men

, by Chris Hall, MD

Men who have sex with men may be at a higher risk of getting meningitis—which can be deadly. Public health officials recommend all people living with HIV and gay men in certain locales get vaccinated. Read More

Here’s why I’m afraid—for the very first time in eight years of living with HIV

Here’s why I’m afraid—for the very first time in eight years of living with HIV

, by David Duran

Over the years, I’ve realized how precariously my health is balanced on the access I have to affordable health care. Read More