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Tag Archives: PrEP

What’s on the horizon? New PrEP options presented at CROI 2016

What’s on the horizon? New PrEP options presented at CROI 2016

, by Emily Newman

Read about an injectable form of PrEP, a rectal microbicide gel and new oral medications. Read More

What is a drug “tail,” and what does it have to do with long-acting PrEP?

What is a drug “tail,” and what does it have to do with long-acting PrEP?

, by Emily Newman

With the possibility of an injectable form of PrEP in the next two to three years, here’s one thing to know about what happens when a drug lingers. Read More

PrEP Does Not Appear to Cause Permanent Bone Loss

PrEP Does Not Appear to Cause Permanent Bone Loss

, by Emily Newman

Dr. Robert Grant shares study results showing that bone loss recovers after a period of PrEP. Read More

“Biomed-matching” Emerges among Gay Men Who Say to Partners, “I’m also on PrEP”

“Biomed-matching” Emerges among Gay Men Who Say to Partners, “I’m also on PrEP”

, by Emily Newman

In an online survey, HIV-negative and HIV-positive men reported considering PrEP use and undetectable viral load when deciding on condom use. Read More

Why Aren’t More Women Taking PrEP?

Why Aren’t More Women Taking PrEP?

, by Emily Newman

Many conversations about PrEP focus on gay men—but women at risk for HIV can benefit from PrEP too. Research finds that although few women know about PrEP, those who do are interested. Read More