PrEP and Medicaid

PrEP and Medicaid

PrEP and Medicaid When beginning PrEP, many people have concerns about various things, such as side effects, costs, etc. Many Americans receive healthcare coverage federally. Medicaid and Medicare are the two most common options for federal healthcare. Luckily...
Truvada vs. Descovy

Truvada vs. Descovy

Truvada vs. Descovy Have you seen the commercials about the little blue pill you take once a day to prevent HIV? Well now there’s two equally effective options for PrEP. (Image credit: pos.com) Truvada and Descovy are both produced by the same pharmaceutical company...
PrEP and Injection Drug Use

PrEP and Injection Drug Use

PrEP and Injection Drug Use There are many ways HIV can spread: through blood, semen, vaginal and rectal fluids, breast milk. PrEP is the drug that helps prevent the contraction of HIV. Currently, there’s an opioid epidemic throughout the US, and the Centers for...
The Line between PrEP and Promiscuity

The Line between PrEP and Promiscuity

The Line between PrEP and Promiscuity Some say people on PrEP’s reason behind taking the preventative HIV drug is to allow more sexual encounters with multiple partners. We know PrEP isn’t proven to increase more sexual activity amongst users. So, are PrEP takers...
For the ladies thinking about getting pregnant

For the ladies thinking about getting pregnant

For the ladies thinking about getting pregnant Getting pregnant the usual way requires barrier-free sex. If you’re reading this blog, you probably already knew that. Unfortunately, unprotected sex is one of the most common ways that HIV spreads. For HIV-negative...