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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

Dr. Robert Grant weighs in after the first case of failed PrEP: What does it mean?

Dr. Robert Grant weighs in after the first case of failed PrEP: What does it mean?

, by Emily Newman

A person taking PrEP was diagnosed with HIV that was highly resistant to Truvada, yet he is doing well on therapy. Read More