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Hormone levels not affected by PrEP in trans women

Hormone levels not affected by PrEP in trans women

, by Liz Highleyman

Using PrEP for HIV prevention does not lower levels of feminizing hormones, and hormones only slightly reduce tenofovir levels according to new research. Read More

My life with anorexia as a trans man

My life with anorexia as a trans man

, by Ryan Sallans

We need to broaden our understanding of how eating disorders affect the LGBTQ community—beyond the concerns of gay men. Read More

What puts young trans* women at risk for HIV? A Q&A with two San Francisco researchers

What puts young trans* women at risk for HIV? A Q&A with two San Francisco researchers

, by Emily Land

Recent research in San Francisco has identified some unique life experiences that seem to increase HIV risk among young trans* women, which may help inform HIV prevention efforts. Read More

Thinking about having a baby? HIVE produces new resources for trans men and women living with HIV

Thinking about having a baby? HIVE produces new resources for trans men and women living with HIV

, by San Francisco AIDS Foundation

There are more options than ever before to start a family. Read More

How a transmasculine conference changed my perspective—and how I hope it changes yours, too

How a transmasculine conference changed my perspective—and how I hope it changes yours, too

, by Brandyn Gallagher

As we enter a new season of reflection and introspection, I am taking the time and opportunity to reflect on an experience I had last June at the Philly Trans Health Conference. Read More