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Syringe access programs increase safe syringe disposal

Syringe access programs increase safe syringe disposal

April 2, 2018, by

Research shows higher syringe coverage and safe disposal options provided by syringe access programs reduce improperly discarded injection equipment. Read More

We say “needle exchange,” but open access—not one-for-one exchange—is best for health

We say “needle exchange,” but open access—not one-for-one exchange—is best for health

April 2, 2018, by

Syringe access programs combat the spread of infectious diseases among people who use injection drugs, improve participant health, and increase linkage to social services including drug treatment. Read More

CROI 2018: A roundup of the most exciting PrEP news & research

CROI 2018: A roundup of the most exciting PrEP news & research

March 28, 2018, by

Liz Highleyman summarizes the PrEP and HIV prevention research presented recently at the domestic HIV conference, CROI, including a new possible PrEP drug, real world PrEP effectiveness, and more. Read More

You told us: HIV stigma still exists

You told us: HIV stigma still exists

March 6, 2018, by

An executive producer of the TV drama The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story said he personally didn’t think stigma of having HIV still existed. We asked you to weigh in, and you told a very different story. Read More

Status check: PrEP uptake & delivery

Status check: PrEP uptake & delivery

February 22, 2018, by

Dr. Kenneth Mayer discusses the state of PrEP uptake and delivery in the U.S., with an eye toward reducing barriers for people who may benefit from this method of HIV prevention. Read More