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With an eye toward keeping guys healthy as they look for Mr. Right (or Mr. Right Now), partnership brings together apps & public health

With an eye toward keeping guys healthy as they look for Mr. Right (or Mr. Right Now), partnership brings together apps & public health

, by Emily Land

How can apps like Grindr give reminders about HIV testing, decrease HIV stigma and give accurate info about PrEP? 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

Vending machine will provide free access to safer injection supplies & clean needles

Vending machine will provide free access to safer injection supplies & clean needles

, by Emily Land

People who inject drugs in Las Vegas will have an easier way to obtain safer injection supplies like sterile needles thanks to this new program. Read More

What puts young trans* women at risk for HIV? A Q&A with two San Francisco researchers

What puts young trans* women at risk for HIV? A Q&A with two San Francisco researchers

, by Emily Land

Recent research in San Francisco has identified some unique life experiences that seem to increase HIV risk among young trans* women, which may help inform HIV prevention efforts. Read More

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 Land

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