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Frame PrEP as part of a ‘healthy sex life’ for better adherence

Frame PrEP as part of a ‘healthy sex life’ for better adherence

, by Emily Newman

Sarit Golub, PhD, MPH shared research showing that a brief intervention can improve PrEP adherence among young people and people of color. Read More

PrEP study now enrolling at Strut in San Francisco

PrEP study now enrolling at Strut in San Francisco

, by San Francisco AIDS Foundation

San Francisco AIDS Foundation is enrolling people into a study testing an investigational new drug for PrEP. Find out what the study’s about, and how to get involved. Read More

“Dream big, take risks”: How NYC is on the way to ending its AIDS epidemic

“Dream big, take risks”: How NYC is on the way to ending its AIDS epidemic

, by Emily Newman

New York City is re-imagining its provision of sexual health services with increased access to PrEP, PEP and HIV treatment. Read More

Research shows 47% reduction in STIs among gay men who took doxycycline after sex

Research shows 47% reduction in STIs among gay men who took doxycycline after sex

, by Emily Newman

Could taking a pill after sex reduce the risk of STIs? Antibiotics taken after sex reduce chlamydia and syphilis infections, but more evidence is needed before this STI prevention strategy can be recommended. Read More

When will I be able to take a pill to prevent gonorrhea, syphilis and chlamydia?

When will I be able to take a pill to prevent gonorrhea, syphilis and chlamydia?

, by Emily Newman

Rising rates of STIs make biomedical STI prevention an attractive option, but Jean-Michel Molina cautions against antibiotic overuse and other potential pitfalls. Read More