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Rectal products for PrEP: Are they an option?

Rectal products for PrEP: Are they an option?

, by Emily Newman

Although a rectal gel for PrEP would be convenient for many, there are major challenges to developing and testing these new types of PrEP products. Read More

Condomless sex can be “safe sex,” if viral load is undetectable, says Opposites Attract researcher

Condomless sex can be “safe sex,” if viral load is undetectable, says Opposites Attract researcher

, by Emily Newman

In a study with more than 300 gay men with HIV, there were zero HIV transmissions to HIV-negative sex partners if people had undetectable viral loads. Read More

Is PrEP making a difference? Top HIV researchers provide answers

Is PrEP making a difference? Top HIV researchers provide answers

, by Emily Newman

Researchers from London, France and Australia say that PrEP is working in the “real world” to bring down HIV rates among gay and bi men. Read More

Who’s most at risk of getting Kaposi sarcoma? New research gives insights

Who’s most at risk of getting Kaposi sarcoma? New research gives insights

, by Emily Newman

New research reveals who’s at higher risk of getting Kaposi sarcoma, and what people living with HIV can do to decrease their risk of getting this AIDS-associated cancer.
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It’s not always HIV

It’s not always HIV

, by Cirrus Wood

A well-meaning friend causes Cirrus to re-think his risk for HIV, and wonder how to handle the quick assumptions that people make about gay men and HIV risk. Read More