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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 Land

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 Land

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 Land

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

How do you talk about PrEP to young Black men at risk for HIV?

How do you talk about PrEP to young Black men at risk for HIV?

, by Damon Jacobs

Damon Jacobs, LMFT, gives insight into how PrEP providers can make the most of their time with people at risk for HIV who may be resistant to the idea of taking PrEP. Read More

Two Women, Both with Stories Showing How Hard It Is for Women to Get PrEP

Two Women, Both with Stories Showing How Hard It Is for Women to Get PrEP

, by Emily Land

Many women in the U.S. at risk for HIV may not know about PrEP—and even if they do, it’s still not easy to get it prescribed in many places. Read More