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How do meth and other stimulants affect viral suppression?

How do meth and other stimulants affect viral suppression?

, by San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Researcher Adam Carrico, PhD answers questions about how stimulant drugs influence a person’s ability to get to undetectable. Read More

Strut evaluation report: More diversity, improved outcomes, and more room to grow

Strut evaluation report: More diversity, improved outcomes, and more room to grow

, by Jen Hecht, MPH

A new evaluation shows expanding services and more services provided to priority communities. But, improvements can be made in some areas. Read More

How to Booty Bump Better

How to Booty Bump Better

, by Jeremy Prillwitz

Substance use counselor Jeremy Prillwitz shares what we know about booty bumping, the risks and potential harms, and how to booty bump more safely. Read More

A biological reason for higher HIV risk with crystal meth use

A biological reason for higher HIV risk with crystal meth use

, by Emily Land

A small pilot study found that meth use may increase inflammatory activity in the rectal mucosa of both HIV-positive and HIV-negative men. Read More

Are Poppers a Risk to My Sobriety?

Are Poppers a Risk to My Sobriety?

, by David Fawcett, PhD, LCSW

Should people in recovery stop using poppers? David Fawcett, PhD, LCSW weighs in. Read More