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Meet three guys who got HIV after starting Truvada as pre-exposure prophylaxis. How does this happen, and how are they doing today?

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5 hours ago
From
POZ
Pre - Exposure Prophylaxis in the EU/EEA: Challenges and Opportunities

ECDC held a meeting in Stockholm on 27-28 April 2016 to discuss considerations for PrEP implementation in Europe.

Published
6 hours ago
From
ECDC
American gay men’s use of condoms has been falling for a decade, regardless of serosorting or PrEP

There has been a long-term decline in condom use by American gay men, researchers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report in AIDS.

Published
24 May 2016
By
Roger Pebody
Our Day Of Reckoning In The Fight Against HIV

There is a pill that can prevent HIV. I'm not referring to something that could potentially change the lives of future generations, one day, after decades of further research. This 'miracle drug' is real, it's ready now, and it is called Pre Exposure Prophylaxis, or PrEP.

Published
23 May 2016
From
The Huffington Post
Game-changing HIV drug trial makes gay icon of health minister Jillian Skinner

Talking about his sex life is not a comfortable prospect for Tom Spillane, but this anxiety pales in comparison to a gnawing fear that dogged him for much of his 20s."HIV-HIV-HIV. How am I going to tell my parents I'm HIV positive?" The thought consumed him the morning after a night of unprotected sex. To his relief he had not contracted the virus, but that anxiety is a constant passenger for many sexually active gay men.

Published
23 May 2016
From
The Sydney Morning Herald
David Cameron: I want to change the world on global LGBT rights - and get PrEP fixed

From David Cameron's interview: "I think too often issues can come up that affect LGBT people but they’re not acted on fast enough. I think there’s a good case with the Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) that people in the community want us to act on. It was raised in the House of Commons last week, and I’m going to make sure that whether it’s NICE or the Department of Health, let’s get through the gears a bit faster and see if we can get this fixed."

Published
20 May 2016
From
Pink News
Three things you shouldn't say to gay men about HIV

Critics of PrEP, the daily pill that stops people getting HIV, say that gay men just need to change their behaviour, not take a preventative medicine. Here is why that alone is not the answer.

Published
20 May 2016
From
The Independent
PrEP uptake poised to grow as physicians gain insight, stigmas fade

Experts say some barriers that have led to a slow initial uptake in PrEP are beginning to crumble as more doctors learn about FTC/TDF and stigmas surrounding its use begin to fade.

Published
19 May 2016
From
Infectious Disease News
Leading sexual health specialist says 'HIV prevention wonder drug' must be available on the NHS NOW

A 'game-changing' pill which can prevent HIV must be made available on the NHS now, a leading sexual health expert said today. If used in the correct manner, pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) treatment, can be effective in stopping transmission of the virus in almost all cases.

Published
19 May 2016
From
Mail Online
The Dangerous Silence Around HIV Prevention for Women and Trans People

"I've been HIV-positive for 25 years," says Juno Roche. "But as far as statistics go, I'm invisible. A few years ago, I noticed one of my prescriptions still had "male" on it. They still had me down as a man who sleeps with men."

Published
19 May 2016
From
VICE
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