Login

Switch On Your HIV Smarts.

Tag Archives: HIV prevention

How well do condoms protect gay men from HIV?

How well do condoms protect gay men from HIV?

, by Shaun Barcavage, NP

Shaun Barcavage, NP, breaks down the data on how effective condoms are, with real-world use, at preventing HIV among men who have sex with men. Read More

How to find a PrEP doctor in your area

How to find a PrEP doctor in your area

, by San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Looking for someone who can prescribe PrEP? This searchable online tool makes it easy. Read More

Evidence that “on-demand” PrEP taken before and after sex can prevent HIV

Evidence that “on-demand” PrEP taken before and after sex can prevent HIV

, by Emily Land

Researchers estimate that 84% of people who take only four doses of Truvada before and after sex reduce their risk of HIV by 98%. Read More

Is Prop 60 really about safer sex? Here's the inside scoop from activists and adult film stars

Is Prop 60 really about safer sex? Here’s the inside scoop from activists and adult film stars

, by Emily Land

Does it make sense to require adult film performers to always use condoms? Read More

San Francisco HIV experts: What did you learn at AIDS 2016?

San Francisco HIV experts: What did you learn at AIDS 2016?

, by Emily Land

BETA asked HIV doctors, providers and researchers to give us a taste of what they learned and what was exciting at this year’s biggest HIV and AIDS conference. Read More