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How Can We Help People Under Age 18 Get PrEP?

How Can We Help People Under Age 18 Get PrEP?

, by Emily Newman

Although many young people are at risk for HIV, getting access to and paying for PrEP is difficult if you’re under 18. Read More

People who use drugs still adherent to PrEP

People who use drugs still adherent to PrEP

, by Emily Newman

A small study found that people who use substances adhere to PrEP and stay in care at rates similar to people who don’t report drug or heavy alcohol use. Read More

PrEP, delivered to your door

PrEP, delivered to your door

, by Emily Newman

An online start-up business called Nurx has expanded their birth control access and delivery service to include PrEP. Read More

Should there be more frequent STI screening for people on PrEP?

Should there be more frequent STI screening for people on PrEP?

, by Liz Highleyman

Current CDC guidelines recommend STI testing every 6 months, but this may not be frequent enough. Read More

New research at CROI 2016: How PrEP changes kidney function

New research at CROI 2016: How PrEP changes kidney function

, by Liz Highleyman

Changes in kidney function with PrEP is not common but may warrant additional screening for people at risk. Read More