PrEP (also known as pre-exposure prophylaxis) is a medication regimen that can be extremely effective at preventing HIV transmission. This medication works by preventing the virus from reproducing within the body. Many people who are considering taking this medication wonder: what are the side effects of PrEP? Sadly, the fear of side effects from PrEP […]
Month: March 2021
Is There an HIV Vaccine?
There are currently millions of people around the world living with HIV. Thankfully, the number of new cases has been dropping by about 7% per year since 2013. There have been numerous scientific breakthroughs and research conducted over this time – and many wonder if there is an HIV vaccine available to stop this disease. Source Vaccines […]
5 Myths about HIV Transmission and PrEP Busted
There are lots of common misunderstandings and misperceptions regarding HIV and PrEP. Unfortunately, this can be quite damaging and even dangerous. The stigma and general lack of education surrounding HIV and PrEP have held many people back from getting tested or practicing proper methods to prevent HIV transmission. If you want to know how to […]