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AIDS 2016: San Francisco and New York Lead in PrEP Use

AIDS 2016: San Francisco and New York Lead in PrEP Use

, by Liz Highleyman

The manufacturer of Truvada reported how many prescriptions have been filled for PrEP—with a steep rise among men in 2015. Read More

Young Gay Teens Do Well On PrEP—But They Need More Support

Young Gay Teens Do Well On PrEP—But They Need More Support

, by Emily Newman

The results of the ATN 113 study give insight into the kinds of support young people will need from providers if they’re offered PrEP. Read More

HIV Prevention Ring for Women More Than 75% Effective, New Analyses Show

HIV Prevention Ring for Women More Than 75% Effective, New Analyses Show

, by Emily Newman

The dapivirine ring works well to reduce risk for HIV infection—when women use it consistently. Read More

With 20 Billion Condoms and 3 Million People on PrEP, Could We Reach the UNAIDS HIV Prevention Goal in 5 Years?

With 20 Billion Condoms and 3 Million People on PrEP, Could We Reach the UNAIDS HIV Prevention Goal in 5 Years?

, by Emily Newman

Every year, about 2 million people around the world are newly infected with HIV, with no decline in recent years. Read More

Sex Workers Speak Out: “I Feel Sexier Now That I’m Taking PrEP”

Sex Workers Speak Out: “I Feel Sexier Now That I’m Taking PrEP”

, by Emily Newman

Sex workers in Kenya share their experience taking PrEP and how they’ve gotten the word out about this effective way to prevent HIV in their communities. Read More