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  • Nurx PrEP Daily Pill

    Nurx PrEP Daily Pill: Up to 99% Effective at Preventing HIV?

    What is PrEP? PrEP (Pre-exposure Prophylaxis) is for people who are not living with HIV and would like to remain HIV-negative and is a combination of safe sex practices and a daily medication. Currently, the only FDA approved medication for PrEP is Truvada®. It was approved for HIV prevention in 2012 and contains two medications: […] More

  • Implementation Modes Of PrEP

    Four Enhanced Implementation Modes Of PrEP

    The US CDC estimates that more than one million people at high risk of HIV infection meet the pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) prescription guidelines, but less than one in ten actually get PrEP, and the more people they need, the less likely they are to get it. At the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) […] More

  • Prevent PrEP Before HIV Exposure

    Why Should We Prevent PrEP Before HIV Exposure?

    About 2.7 million people worldwide diagnose HIV infection every year; sex is the main route of HIV infection. As of June 30, 2017, 718,270 people living with HIV/AIDS were reported nationwide, with 221,628 reported deaths. There were 419 101 cases of HIV-infected patients and 299 169 cases of AIDS patients. Unsafe sex is the most […] More