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PrEP Studies To Focus on Trans Bodies | HIVPlusMag.com

PrEP Studies To Focus on Trans Bodies | HIVPlusMag.com:

“The use of  PrEP is growing but how well it protects is still being observed, especially in transgender and gender nonconforming individuals. 132 more words


it takes a village, people.

Seven pills a day.

Three to four meetings a week.

One guided meditation, three times a week.

Four other addicts who I call/text regularly.

Five afternoon naps during the course of a workweek. 901 more words


HIV Excision Next Step in Gene Editing Revolution

A new study has successfully eliminated human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in mice, using a technique called CRISPR/Cas 9. The paper is the first to show complete shutdown of the virus, notorious for its continuous persistence in cells. 390 more words

Kenya: High Court halts HIV+ data collection, upholding dignity & privacy

Many thanks to Professor Ebenezer Durojaye of the Dullah Omar Institute for Constitutional Law, Governance and Human Rights at the University of the Western Cape, for abstracting this significant judgment for REPROHEALTHLAW subscribers.  550 more words


Mother Figures

Yesterday, while I stood by the kitchen door at work, where I volunteer to serve lunch to the seniors, the Assistant Cook approached me in a hurry with a few words of wisdom. 276 more words

The Truth About HIV BBC One

I was one of the contributors to the BBC One The Truth About HIV documentary which aired last night and is now available to watch on iPlayer… 99 more words


Twenty-first Century Health Epidemic.

The accidental approach of you

The brief encounter encroached on you

The brief encounter encroached on me

Your sign, held up, ‘HELP HIV’.

Purposeful legs lead me away… 21 more words